<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usThu, 21 Sep 2017 03:04:30 -0400Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:04:30 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Biscayne Bay’s Stiltsville Homes Intact After Hurricane Irma]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:12:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+Stiltsville+House.jpg
The seven remaining houses in South Florida’s Stiltsville withstood the destructive wind and rain from Hurricane Irma. The colorful bungalows on the edge of the pristine Biscayne Bay were not decimated as...

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<![CDATA[Local Students Get Experience as Reporters During Irma]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:51:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/294*120/092017+ari+education+on+6.jpg
Although Hurricane Irma brought devastation to parts of the region, it served as a learning experience for many, including TV production students at Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High School, who – despite schools...]]>
<![CDATA[SEC Says Hackers Breached System, Accessed Data]]> Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:59:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/166323747-computer-generic.jpg
Hackers breached the filing system of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and may have accessed "nonpublic information" for profit, the agency said in a statement late Wednesday.The SEC, which...

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<![CDATA[Amber Alert Issued for Siblings Missing in Southwest Florida]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:26:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+Amber+Alert+Gadeaun+Siblings.jpg
An Amber Alert was issued for four siblings who disappeared in Bradenton last week. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement needs help finding the children, who may be in the company of their mother...]]>
<![CDATA[Nursing Home Victims' Body Temps Nearly 110: Officials]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:50:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/092017+Hollywood+Nursing+Home.jpg
Armed with that new evidence – plus recorded body temperatures of other victims reaching 108.3 and 107 degrees – AHCA Wednesday issued an emergency suspension of a Hollywood nursing home’s license, effectively...]]>
<![CDATA[Manafort Offered 'Private Briefings' to Russian Billionaire]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:36:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Manafort-in-your-face.jpg
Shortly before Donald Trump secured the Republican nomination last summer, his campaign chairman offered to provide private briefings on the race to a Russian billionaire with Kremlin ties, his spokesman...

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<![CDATA[How to Track Hurricanes on the NBC 6 App]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:12:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+hurricane+tracking+layer+miami+nbc+6.jpg
Follow the hurricane by turning on our tropical storm tracking layer in the app. You can turn on the layer via our interactive radar. Here’s how to do it.
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<![CDATA[Lyft Driver Takes Child to Preschool After Being Left in Car]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:26:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/092017+lyft+child+miami+beach+NEW+PIC.JPG
According to officials, the mother called for the car service around 8 a.m. to take her and the child from their home off N.E. 86th Street to the preschool off 72nd Street and Byron Avenue in Miami Beach. ]]>
<![CDATA[Ninth Patient of Hollywood Nursing Home Dies: Police]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:36:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/rehabilitation+center+at+hollywood+hills_1171664_2017-09-19T190054.473.JPG
A ninth patient of The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills died Tuesday days after the power outage tragedy unfolded.]]>
<![CDATA[Families Reunited as 1st Commercial Flights Land in Key West]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:28:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+key+west+airport+commercial+flights+hurricane+irma.jpg
Key West residents reconnected with loved ones Wednesday as the town's airport opened back up to commercial flights for the first time since Hurricane Irma struck.

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<![CDATA[Pa. Man Who Received Girls as 'Gift' Gets 30-87 Years on Rape Charges]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:33:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/lee+kaplan+pennsylvania.jpg
A Bucks County man was sentenced to 30 to 87 years in state prison Wednesday on multiple counts of child rape and related charges for years of housing and sleeping with underage Amish sisters.Lee Kaplan,...
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<![CDATA[United Arab Emirates Donates $10M to Florida's Irma Recovery]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:53:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-849174568.jpg
The United Arab Emirates is donating $10 million to Hurricane Irma recovery efforts in Florida.

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<![CDATA['Very Anxious': Locals Await Word From Family in Puerto Rico]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:00:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-850163992.jpg
South Floridians awaited word from family members in Puerto Rico Wednesday after the U.S. territory was slammed by Hurricane Maria, which knocked out power across the entire island and unleashed heavy flooding.

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<![CDATA[Travel Alerts as Hurricane Maria Hits Puerto Rico, Caribbean]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:53:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Plane-arriving-generic.jpg
Hurricane Maria was impacting flights and airport activity in Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and rest of the Caribbean Wednesday as it tore through the area as a Category 4 storm.

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<![CDATA[House Speaker Paul Ryan Tours Irma-Damaged Florida Keys]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:01:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/SpeakerRyanProfile_1200x675.jpg
A week and a half after Hurricane Irma struck the Florida Keys and left extensive damage in its wake, House Speaker Paul Ryan headed to the area to survey the recovery efforts.

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<![CDATA[Utility Worker Killed in Fall From Fort Lauderdale Garage]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:34:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+Scott+Christopher+Reid.jpg
Police are investigating the death of a utility worker who fell from a parking garage in Fort Lauderdale early Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Found Shot to Death Outside Home in Miramar]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:52:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+miramar+teen+killed.jpg
Police are investigating after a 17-year-old boy was found shot to death in Miramar early Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[More Than 80 Florida Museums Offering Free Entry Saturday]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:45:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/museum_for+web.jpg
Several South Florida museums will be offering free admission this Saturday as part of “Museum Day Live,” a promotion from Smithsonian magazine. More than 80 museums across Florida are taking part in the event.

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<![CDATA['Salt Bae' To Open New Steakhouse In Brickell ]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:09:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/salt+bae.PNG
“Salt Bae” is coming to Miami.]]>
<![CDATA[Tenants of Buildings Deemed Unsafe Camping in Parking Lot]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:45:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/091917+Civic+Tower+Residents+Living+in+Parking+Lot.jpg
Residents of twin buildings damaged by Hurricane Irma were still not allowed to return to their homes Tuesday.Civic Towers and Civic Towers Senior located near Jackson Memorial Hospital were deemed unsafe...

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<![CDATA[Miami Heat Join With Miami Fire Rescue to Help Irma Victims]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:44:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092017+Pat+Riley+addresses+Responders+NEW.jpg
Team President Pat Riley, along with several other officials, loaded multiple vehicles with water, sports drinks and food to distribution centers across the city in the wake of the storm.

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<![CDATA[Earthquake Flattens Mexico City School, Killing 21 Children]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:13:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/earthquakerocksschoolmexico.jpg
Firefighters, police and local volunteers pulled at least 25 bodies, all but four of them children, from a Mexico City school partially flattened by a powerful earthquake Tuesday, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Tolls on Most Florida Roadways Returning Thursday]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:49:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-843456656_master.jpg
Tolls that were suspended during Hurricane Irma are being reinstated on most Florida roadways beginning Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Aerial Mosquito Spraying Begins in Select Broward Cities]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:23:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mosquito+nilo.jpg
Officials from the Mosquito Control Section began aerial spraying for parts of Southwest Ranches and Pembroke Pines on Wednesday morning, with spraying planned for areas of Weston on Thursday weather...]]>
<![CDATA[2 Hurt in Utility Truck Crash on Turnpike in Florida City]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:41:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/091917+utility+truck+crash+florida+turnpike+florida+city.jpg
Two people were injured when a utility truck was involved in a rollover crash on the Florida's Turnpike in Florida City Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Emotional Issues Possibly Linked to Youth Football: Study]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:52:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-499666996.jpg
Children who begin playing tackle football before the age of 12 have a higher probability of enduring emotional issues in adulthood than if those who took up the sport later, according to a new study.The...

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<![CDATA[Video Captures Dramatic Moment During Mexico Quake]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:02:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+MEXICO+EARTHQUAKE+SB.jpg
Ana Paula Hernandez captured the moment a deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico as she attempted to hide under her office desk.]]>
<![CDATA['Rattled': NBC Journalist Endures Deadly Mexico Quake]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:24:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Mexico-Quake-Berriozabal-2.jpg
A San Diego-based Telemundo 20 journalist visiting her family in central Mexico said she couldn’t move her feet as the wall of her family’s home collapsed before her eyes during Tuesday’s deadly 7.1 magnitude...

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