<![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 Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:05:23 -0400 Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:05:23 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[So. Fla. Man Says He Plans to Take on ISIS]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 21:34:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Suleiman+Yousef.jpg
ISIS is one of the deadliest terror groups and a South Florida man says he's ready to take them on. Miami native Suleiman Yousef is a firearms expert, a security specialist and a mixed martial arts fighter.

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<![CDATA[So. Fla. Law Enforcement on Alert This 4th of July]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:34:13 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/4th-of-july-security.jpg
Although Fourth of July security advisories are fairly common, this year's concern is heightened with the growing concern over ISIS carrying out attacks around the world. And law enforcement in South Florida is...

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<![CDATA[2 Kids Die in SoCal Ravine Crash]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 04:54:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/192*120/07.04.15_Azusa-Ravine-Crash.JPG
Two children were killed and three others injured Saturday when their car veered into a steep ravine in Southern California. A 12-year-old girl and 7-year-old boy were found dead inside the car, which appeared...

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<![CDATA[10 Hurt in Md. Boat Explosion]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 23:51:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_ambulance_generic_ambulance_stock.jpg
Ten people were injured — three of them children — in a flash fire on a boat that was refueling at a marina on Solomons Island in Maryland.
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<![CDATA[Banner-Towing Plane Crashes]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 22:19:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/179*120/KAZ+CANNING+5.jpg
A single-engine Piper PA18 banner-towing aircraft has crashed into the beach in San Deigo, officials said. The incident happened around 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon on the 4600 block of Carlsbad Boulevard...

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<![CDATA[Teens Injured by Explosive Device ]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:06:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mantecamap_USE.jpg
Six teenagers in northern California were hurt Friday night when an explosive device was tossed into a backyard party, according to Manteca police. Officers arrived on the 300 block of Santiago Way at...

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<![CDATA[Man Shot, Killed in Wynwood: Police]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:12:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/wynwood+shooting+flyer+070415.jpg
Police are searching for a gunman who shot and killed a man in the Wynwood area of Miami early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[9 Hurt as Fireworks Hit Crowd in Colo.]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 10:50:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fireworks-Show-Avon-Colorado-3-July-2015.jpg
A set of fireworks malfunctioned at a Colorado fireworks show Friday night, sending fireworks into a crowd of people and injuring nine spectators, fire officials said.

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<![CDATA[Police Search for Gunmen Involved in Fatal Shooting]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 18:25:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/coral+gables+shooting+070415.PNG
Police are on the hunt for two possible subjects who shot and killed a man in Coral Gables Saturday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Key Lime Pie Eating Contest in the "Limelight"]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 15:27:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/185*120/Key+lime+pie+eating+contest+2015.jpg
Key lime pie was in the "limelight" in Key West as competitors with an appetite for the Florida Keys' signature dessert vied for top honors in the annual Mile-High Key Lime Pie Eatin' contest.

Photo Credit: Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau]]>
<![CDATA[Small Plane Crashes Off Star Island: MDFR]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 18:28:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/plane+crash+star+island+070415.PNG
A small plane went down in the area of Star Island in Miami Saturday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[2 of Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivors Reunite]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 19:31:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Pearl-Harbor-Reunion-KNSD-3.JPG
Two of Pearl Harbor's oldest known survivors, veterans Ray Chavez, 103, and Jim Downing, 102, share an unbreakable bond. The two met for the first time Friday, sharing the same eyewitness moments and deep...

Photo Credit: Matt Rascon]]>
<![CDATA[AAA Offers Free Towing for 4th of July Weekend]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:28:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Tow-Truck-generic.jpg
Drivers who drink during the long Independence Day weekend can get a free tow home, thanks to the American Automobile Association's "Tow to Go" program.]]>
<![CDATA[Green Bay Packers Player Arrested in Miami Beach]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:01:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/andrew+quarless+green+bay+packers+mug+070415.jpg
Miami Beach Police arrested an NFL player after they say he shot his gun into the air early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Lightning Over Disney's Magic Kingdom]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:25:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/allyson+conway+magic+kingdom+disney+lightning+070415.jpg
Each night, thousands gather at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom in Orlando for fireworks. But Mother Nature decided to put on a show of her own Friday night over Cinderella's Castle.

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<![CDATA[Serial Stowaway Arrested Again]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 20:37:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/hartman-polizon-ohare.jpg
Marilyn Hartman, the so-called "serial stowaway," was arrested twice more in the 48 hours after she was released from the Cook County Jail, where she spent nearly two months behind bars for trying to board...]]>
<![CDATA[Boy Stands on Corner for Days, Asks Drivers to "Honk for USA"]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 06:58:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/boy+flag+sign.jpg
A 14-year-old New Jersey boy eager to express his patriotism has been standing on a street corner in front of his house with an American flag and a sign reading "Honk if you love the USA," and he says he'll...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Blames Border for SF Shooting]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 04:14:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/DonaldTrump_Getty_07032015.jpg
Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a woman at Pier 14 in San Francisco after authorities arrested an undocumented immigrant in...

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<![CDATA[Residents Raise Concern About Debris in Sand Ahead of Holiday]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:40:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070115+beach+debris.jpg
The Fourth of July holiday weekend is one of the most popular times of the year for families to head to the beach. But its what's in the sand in some areas that has many residents concerned.]]>
<![CDATA[BSO Deputies Rescue Victims From Fiery Crash]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:32:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/fiery+crash.jpg
Two Broward Sheriff's deputies are being hailed as heroes after they risked their lives to save two people from a burning car.

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<![CDATA[Deadly Bank Robbery Standoff Site Remains Crime Scene]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:37:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/standoff+site.jpg
The street on Miami Beach where a police standoff with a bank robber went down Thursday night may be open, but the apartment where it all ended is still considered an active crime scene.

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<![CDATA[Brush Fire Burning in Northwest Miami-Dade]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:48:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/nwmd+brush+fire.jpg
A brush fire was burning in Northwest Miami-Dade late Friday.

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<![CDATA[Driver Slams into Seawall, Lands on Dock: Police]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:24:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070315+boynton+beach+seawall+crash+bill+hodges.jpg
Police are trying to determine how a woman crashed her car straight into a seawall and landed on a dock in Boynton Beach Thursday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Bill Hodges]]>
<![CDATA[2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:33:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP136093298170.jpg
Presidential hopefuls are going on parade throughout the Granite State this July 4. At least seven 2016 candidates will spend Independence Day courting residents who will vote in the nation's first presidential...

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<![CDATA[Double-Decker Bus Strikes, Pins Man Walking in NYC]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 21:09:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bus+sightsee.jpg
A double-decker sightseeing bus struck a man walking in New York City's Greenwich Village Friday afternoon, dragging him several feet and pinning him beneath the vehicle, fire officials and witnesses said.

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<![CDATA[Voodoo Priest Had Sex With Underage Girl: Sunrise Police]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:59:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070215+brogenet+cinor.jpg
A Sunrise man used his position as a Voodoo priest to have sex with multiple women and an underage girl, telling them they were cursed or had "bad spirits" and needed to be cleansed, police said.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[17 No-Bake Treats for the 4th of July]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:38:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bus+sightsee.jpg
Check out this list for 17 delicious sweet treats to make your holiday weekend a little bit more enjoyable!

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<![CDATA[Wade Agrees to 1-Year Deal With Heat]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:19:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/460860258.jpg
Dwyane Wade has come to terms on a new one-year contract with the Heat.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: GoPro Captures "Twiggy" the Waterskiing Squirrel]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:59:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070315+twiggy+squirrel+gopro+waterskis+youtube.jpg
"Twiggy" the Squirrel took to the water to do a few laps on her waterskis and it was all caught on a GoPro camera.

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<![CDATA[Last Chance Dogs & Cats at Broward Animal Care]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:07:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/192*120/Joan+the+Cat+070315.jpg
Fifteen animals at Broward County Animal Care are considered "last call" and are in need of urgent adoption or rescue. The adoption fee for all of these dogs has been waived!

Photo Credit: Broward Animal Care]]>