<![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-usTue, 21 Feb 2017 09:32:45 -0500Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:32:45 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[UCF Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:34:09 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-553200253.jpg
A University of Central Florida student's reaction to his ex-girlfriend's plea for forgiveness is making the rounds on social media.

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<![CDATA[2 Trains Collide Outside Philadelphia During Morning Commute]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:31:54 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/236*120/Upper+Darby+69th+Street+SEPTA+Crash+MFL+4.JPG
Two trains collided in a Philadelphia suburb, knocking a few cars off the track during Tuesday morning's rush-hour commute. SEPTA said the trains were out of service at the time of the crash.

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<![CDATA[Bodies of 74 Migrants Wash Ashore in Libya]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:52:35 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/migrants-wash-ashore-libya.jpg
Dozens of migrants have died in the Mediterranean Sea, the latest victims of the perilous route, NBC News reported. Seventy-four bodies washed ashore in Libya, seen in photographs posted to Twitter by...

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<![CDATA[FSU Students Asking School to Become Sanctuary Campus]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:53:16 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/022117+florida+state+university+westcott+fountain.jpg
About 10 Democratic Society members rallied on campus, urging fellow students to vote to make the Tallahassee campus a sanctuary location during upcoming student government election.

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<![CDATA[Florida Introduces New App to Warn Residents About Wildfires]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:39:26 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022117+florida+wildfire+website.jpg
The map allows you to see what areas are at high risk for fire and shows where a fire is already burning. Statistics on the most recent wildfire damage in Florida show already 1,200 acres have burned during the...]]>
<![CDATA[Men Posing as Police Tie Up, Rob Victims In NW Miami-Dade]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:42:02 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/022017+nwmd+home+invasion+police.jpg
According to investigators, the front door was open because a cable company was working at the home. The armed robbers identified themselves as Miami Police and then tied up two adult residents and the...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Dies After Being Struck by Train While Walking on Tracks]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:59:07 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/022017+winter+park+train+hits+person.jpg
The man was reportedly walking on the train tracks when he was hit. Fire crews pulled the man from under the train, but he died at an area hospital. His name has not been released.

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<![CDATA[First Baby Anteater Born at Zoo Miami Making Debut Tuesday]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:39:20 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/022117+bowie+the+anteater+zoo+miami.jpg
“Bowie” was actually born back in December and has spent the last several weeks bonding with his mother. He’s part of the largest of the three species of anteaters which can grow up to seven feet.

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<![CDATA[4 Americans Killed as Plane Crashes Into Australian Mall]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:12:13 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_17052006872002.jpg
Four Americans were among five people killed when a light plane crashed into the roof of a shopping mall in Melbourne, Australia, the U.S. State Department has confirmed. NBC News reported that the...

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Break-in at Flagami Home]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:38:58 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/022117+flagami+home+break-in+suspect.jpg
NBC 6 exclusively obtained surveillance video showing a bold burglary in a Flagami neighborhood where there has been a rash of break-ins.]]>
<![CDATA[Trocheck's Late Goal Lifts Panthers to Fifth Straight Win]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:49:20 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631363560.jpg
The Panthers kept their winning streak alive with a 2-1 win on Monday in St. Louis

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<![CDATA[South Florida Tourists Snap Photos of Air Force One]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:57:42 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022017+air+force+one+palm+beach.jpg
Curious onlookers flocked to Palm Beach International Airport to snap pictures of Air Force One as President Donald Trump stayed at his Mar-A-Lago Resort. The famous plane has become a temporary tourist attraction.]]>
<![CDATA[One Year Later, A Community Remembers A Young Life Lost]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:13:07 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022216+king+carter+two+photos.jpg
One year after gunfire killed an innocent kindergartener, a community comes together to keep King Carter's legacy alive.

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<![CDATA['Not My President' Rally Held in Downtown Miami]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:13:08 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022017+not+my+president+rally.jpg
A group of people held a rally at the Torch of Friendship in Downtown Miami to let America know, President Donald Trump is “not their president.”]]>
<![CDATA[Dolphins to Acquire Julius Thomas for Draft Pick: Report]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:52:26 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624663620.jpg
The Dolphins reportedly will acquire tight end Julius Thomas for a draft pick on Monday

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<![CDATA[Mobile Showers For Homeless Coming to Broward County]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:12:56 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/252*120/022017+homelessmobileshower.jpg
A South Florida charity will soon offer the homeless community free showers with a brand new mobile shower unit.
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<![CDATA[Fire Partially Destroys Miami Pizza Shop]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:25:23 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022017+miami+pizza+shop+fire.jpg
A restaurant patio area was destroyed after flames spread through a pizza shop in Miami on Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Picks McMaster as National Security Adviser]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:36:46 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/trump-mcmaster-annoucement-148762365967200001.jpg
President Donald Trump announces Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his pick for national security adviser at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Feb. 20, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Camila Cabello Collabs With Pitbull & J Balvin in Miami]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:19:18 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/022017camilacabello.jpg
Former Fifth Harmony singer Camila Cabello, rapper Pitbull and singer J Balvin were in Miami shooting a music video for their new single.

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<![CDATA[JFK Airport Security Breach]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:39:17 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/229*120/jfk+security+breach+1.jpg
Authorities are investigating a breach at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport in which 11 people went through security checkpoints without being screened Monday morning, with three of them setting off metal detectors, Transportation Security Administration and Port Authority officials say. An airport official and a senior law enforcement official said at 6:05 a.m. Monday that TSA officials left a Terminal 5 security lane open and unattended by screeners.

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<![CDATA['Toxic Tush' Fake Doctor Pleads No Contest in Broward Court]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:52:56 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/010714+oneal+morris.jpg
Oneal Ron Morris, known as “The Dutchess”, previously served a year on charges in Miami-Dade County for practicing medicine without a license. She was arrested again after others came forward to say they had been injected by her.

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<![CDATA[Four Arrested in Connection With Wilton Manors Armed Robbery]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:55:04 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022017+wilton+manors+armed+robbery+arrests.jpg
Surveillance video caught the attack as the victim was walking home along Northeast 21st Court near 1st Avenue early in the morning on February 12th, when two people ran up behind him with a gun.

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<![CDATA[Thief Caught on Camera Stealing Glasses From Hollywood Store]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:26:59 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/022017+hollywood+glasses+robbery.jpg
One of the employees heard the glasses being put into the bag and confronted the thief – who eventually ran from the store and got away before he could be caught.]]>
<![CDATA[Body of Missing UNF Student from Pembroke Pines Found]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:29:00 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021317+George+Louissaint+Jr.jpg
According to NBC affiliate WTLV-TV, a witness called police after seeing the body inside of a retention pond near The District on Kernan apartment complex. After the body was recovered, police identified it as the body of 20-year-old George Louissaint Jr.

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<![CDATA[Russia Compiling Dossier on Trump's Mind: Former Official]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:11:42 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/vladimir-putin-donald-trump.jpg
A dossier profiling the mind of President Donald Trump is being prepared for Russian President Vladimir Putin, a former senior Kremlin adviser tells NBC News. Among the report's preliminary conclusions is that Trump takes risks but can be naive, the adviser said. "Very serious preparatory work is going on in the Kremlin, including a paper — seven pages — describing a psychological portrait of Trump, especially based on this last two to three months, and the last weeks," said former Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Fedorov, who says he has known Trump since 2000. It's part of Putin's planning for his first meeting with Trump, the date for which has yet to be decided.

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<![CDATA[3 Injured After Car Goes Into Stands at Florida Racetrack]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:51:25 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/022017+volusia+speedway+accident.jpg
One person was treated and released while the other two remained hospitalized. One of those hurt is in serious condition. The driver of the car was not hurt.

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<![CDATA[Former Miami QB Arrested For Alleged Rape Charges]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:30:14 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022017+kevin+olsen+mugshot.jpg


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<![CDATA[Enjoy a Free Trip to a National Park During Presidents Day!]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:01:18 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/caiman-6.jpg
The National Park Service is celebrating Presidents Day by letting you in to many of its parks for free.Entrance fees will be waived at the 120 national parks that normally charge an entry fee ranging from $3 to $30The fee waiver includes entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees.Five of the parks participating are in Florida – including both Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park. You can find a park to visit online by clicking this link.

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<![CDATA[Robbers Steal From Couple Inside Pembroke Pines Home]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:56:41 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/generic-police-lights14.jpg
Police say that just before 11 p.m., the two men entered the open garage of the home off NW 7th Street and 159th Avenue where they demanded valuables from a female victim standing inside.]]>
<![CDATA[SW Fla. Teacher Reassigned After Post Criticizing Immigrants]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:34:11 -0500 //media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021717+victoria+fleming+sw+florida+teacher.jpg
Victoria Fleming, a computer lab instructor and instructional review teacher, posted a message on Thursday during a nationwide push for immigrants to say home in protest of President Trump’s executive order.

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