<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.com en-us Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:12:35 -0500 Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:12:35 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NBC 6 Investigates Online Diplomas]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:14:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/nationhighschooldiploma111214.jpg
Getting an online high school diploma might sound like a good idea, if it weren’t for the fact that you could get a diploma that is not worth the paper it is printed on. NBC 6 Investigators decided to find...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Gets 15 Years in Prison in Fatal DUI Case]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:28:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Rosa+Rivera+Kim+BSO.jpg
A woman who struck and killed a pregnant woman in Fort Lauderdale was sentenced to 15 years behind bars Friday.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA["Selma" Stars March in Alabama Honoring MLK]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:26:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP240278318675.jpg
Oprah Winfrey and fellow actors from the movie "Selma" marched with hundreds in a tribute to Martin Luther King Jr., one of many events around the nation ushering in Monday's federal holiday for the slain civil...

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Teens Hours Before Fatal Crash]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:37:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/joeyianzano.jpg
A cell phone video released to NBC 6 Friday showed the moments leading up to a car crash that killed 19-year-old Joey Ianzano last year.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Brian Tyms Took Unlikely Path to Super Bowl XLIX]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:32:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/briantyms013015.jpg
New England Patriots wide receiver Brian Tyms may not play a down in Super Bowl XLIX Sunday, but even being at the game is a testament to his heart and dedication in the midst of chaos.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Teen on Skateboard Hit by Car in Deerfield Beach]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:27:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/deerfieldaccident013015.jpg
A 13-year-old riding his skateboard in Deerfield Beach was hit by a car as he tried to cross the street Friday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead, 22 Injured in Hayride Flip]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:42:42 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/pumpkinland+maine.jpg
A hayride flipped over at a Halloween attraction in Mechanic Falls, Maine, on Saturday, killing one teen and injuring 22 others. The Maine Sate Fire Marshal's office confirms one person, a 17-year-old girl, died...

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<![CDATA[Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:42:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/byllnbradee.jpg
Belichick or Carroll? Brady or Wilson? Blount or Lynch? Take your pick

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Ferret Rumors Swirl in Baby Mauling]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:17:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Child+Ferret+Attack+Parents+Fraim.jpg
Speculation about whether a trio of ferrets were responsible for the mauling of a 1-month-old girl in a Delaware County, Pennsylvania, home last week have been running rampant since the attack — but police...

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<![CDATA[Miami Police Fight Back Against Waze App]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:41:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/wazepolicelocation012915.jpg
Roughly 50 million users turn on the Waze mapping app to help them get through heavy traffic in cities across the country. But one part of the app that user point out on maps has police officers crying foul.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighters Rescue Dog in LA River]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:48:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/200*120/1-30-15-lucky+the+dog+la+river+rescue+ground.JPG
A rescue helicopter saved a dog floating in the swiftly moving LA River Friday afternoon, officials said. A dog was reported in the water at 3:45 p.m. Friday in Toluca Lake near the Barham Boulevard overpass of...

Photo Credit: Mark James]]>
<![CDATA[Married CA Cops Sentenced 3 Years ]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:52:54 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bryce+jennifer+charpentier.jpg
Two married San Diego Police officers convicted of drug sales and burglary charges were sentenced to three years in state prison in a downtown courtroom Friday. Bryce Charpentier, 32, and Jennifer Charpentier...

Photo Credit: San Diego Police Dept. Yearbook]]>
<![CDATA[What Does the Disneyland Measles Outbreak Mean?]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:41:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/MEASLES1.JPG
The current measles outbreak linked to Disneyland is drawing attention to pockets of children who are not immunized and reigniting the debate over vaccinations]]>
<![CDATA[Critical Mass Comes a Week After Cyclist's Death]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:38:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/fiesta+island+cyclists.jpg
Hundreds and possibly thousands of cyclists are set to head out on their monthly critical mass ride around the city. But Friday’s ride will come with a heavy heart for many riders as they remember one of...]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Person Linked to Body in Car in Canal]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:16:42 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/012915+car+in+canal+2.jpg
A missing person report may be the key to identifying a body found inside an SUV that was discovered submerged in a Miami-Dade canal.

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<![CDATA[Cutting Class? New App Could Blow Your Cover]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:08:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/smart+phone+generic+.jpg
Want to see if your college student is skipping class? There’s an app for that! The start-up company Core Principle debuted its app, Class120 this month. The app costs $200 a year, and allows parents...]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Cops Save Beaten Puppy in Snow]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:03:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dog+beaten+arrest.jpg
A 43-year-old Bronx man was arrested for allegedly punching a 6-month-old pit bull and beating it with a shovel, then burying it in the snow so deep only its head was visible, authorities say. Police responded...

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<![CDATA[One Shot in Little Haiti]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:33:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/little+haiti+shooting1.jpg
A man was injured in a shooting late Thursday night in the Little Haiti neighborhood of Miami.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[2 Teens Charged in Cooper City Burglaries]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:17:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/britogomezmugshot013015.jpg
Two teenagers face multiple charges after they allegedly stole goods from five Cooper City homes worth tens of thousands of dollars.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Reward in Hit-and-Run That Left Soldier Hospitalized]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:00:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/013015+richard+parsons.jpg
Family members are hoping a reward will help lead them to a driver who struck a U.S. Army reservist in Miami and fled the scene.

Photo Credit: Parsons Family]]>
<![CDATA[College Students Will Have a Harder Time Cutting Class ]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:04:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/NC_attendanceapp0129001_1500x845__677564.jpg
College students will have a much harder time trying to skip class now that parents and professors can track if they're in class or not.]]>
<![CDATA[Goodell Non-Committal on S. Florida Super Bowl]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:45:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/462526376.jpg
Several years after he told South Florida that without major renovations to Sun Life Stadium, the Super Bowl won’t be coming back; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is set to return to South Florida to get...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Police K-9 Dogs Get Bulletproof Vests]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:18:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/013015+miami+police+k-9+bulletproof+vests.jpg
The vests are bulletproof, stab proof, light weight and form fitting, because when these dogs go after the suspects for the take down, they can’t be weighed down or held back by anything.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[SWAT Standoff for Man With Gun on Roof Ends ]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:42:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/013015+man+with+gun+on+roof+lake+worth.jpg
Deputies and a SWAT team responded to gunman on a roof in Lake Worth Friday afternoon.

Photo Credit: WPTV]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Video Released in Sunrise Bus Stabbing]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:12:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/013015+broward+bus+stabbing+sunrise.jpg
Shocking video of a stabbing on a Broward bus was released by Sunrise Police Friday.

Photo Credit: Sunrise Police]]>
<![CDATA[Long-Haired Thief Robs Homestead Bank]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:20:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/013015+homestead+bank+robber+long+hair.jpg
The FBI is searching for a person who robbed a Homestead bank Friday morning.

Photo Credit: FBI]]>
<![CDATA[Lance Bass Attending Mass Gay Wedding in Fort Lauderdale]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:14:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_gayjameslancebass.jpg
Former 'N Sync member Lance Bass will serve as an ambassador at a mass wedding ceremony for 100 LGBT and straight couples on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Seahawks Coach on What Richard Sherman Should Name His Baby]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:57:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005961142_1200x675_391459395811.jpg
Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll joked that cornerback Richard Sherman should name his baby "Petey." Carroll was asked about the possibility of Sherman's pregnant girlfriend going into labor before the Super...]]>
<![CDATA[FBI Searching for Miami Beach Bank Robber]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:58:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami+beach+bank+robber+013015.jpg
Authorities are searching for a person who robbed a Miami Beach bank Friday morning.

Photo Credit: Federal Bureau of Investigation]]>
<![CDATA[3 Sought in Gas Station Armed Robbery: MDPD]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:18:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mdpd+gas+station+robberz.jpg
Miami-Dade Police are looking for three people in connection with a gas station robbery that was caught on surveillance video last December.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Motorcycle Trooper Involved in Miami-Dade Crash]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:08:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/trooper+crash+nb+tp.jpg
Police were responding to an accident involving a motorcycle trooper and another vehicle on the northbound turnpike at Southwest 120th Street Friday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Motorcyclist Hurt in Crash in Hialeah]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:47:42 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/motorcycle+crash4.jpg
Police were on the scene of a crash involving a motorcyclist in Hialeah Friday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Craft Brewers Tackle Super Bowl, Beer's Marquee Event ]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:59:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/beer+bottles+generic+edit.jpg
Craft beers are more popular than ever across the U.S. But Super Bowl Sunday has traditionally been home turf for big American brewers—namely Anheuser-Busch and Miller-Coors—who can compound their worldwide...

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