<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:10:52 -0400Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:10:52 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Girlfriend Found Guilty in Miami Cop Murder Case]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:31:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082616+tiniko+thompson.jpg
A woman accused of killing her Miami Police officer boyfriend was found guilty Friday.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in '77 Murder of Coral Gables Nurse Given Bond]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:43:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/1977+murder+case.jpg
A 75-year-old man arrested earlier this month in the 1977 murder of a Coral Gables nurse will be allowed to bond out of jail.

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<![CDATA[Boaters Rescued After Writing 'SOS' in Sand]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 04:01:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/USNavy3_opt.jpg
A pair of mariners stranded on an uninhabited Pacific island for a week were rescued by a U.S. Navy air crew on Friday after writing "SOS" in the sand, NBC News reported.The boaters were marooned on an island...

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<![CDATA[Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:02:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bearinnjpoolweb.jpg
A New Jersey family was stunned to find a 300-pound black bear wading in their backyard pool Friday afternoon. The bear was spotted by the family taking a dip at about 3 p.m.

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<![CDATA[Kerry: US, Russia 'Close' on Syria Agreement]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:30:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Kerry-Lavrov-Syria-Talks-AP_897609403882.jpg
Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that the U.S. and Russia are close to a deal that could end the fighting in Syria, NBC News reported."Today I can say we achieved clarity on the path forward,"...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Complete Huge Comeback Victory Over Padres]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:06:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-5881852481.jpg
The Marlins fought back from a four-run deficit to beat the Padres 7-6 on Friday

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<![CDATA[Trump Campaign CEO Under Scrutiny for 1996 Charge]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:23:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_16233666241411-stephen-bannon-trump-campaign.jpg
Stephen Bannon's appointment as chief executive of Donald Trump's campaign has drawn scrutiny to his personal history, including a 1996 arrest in a domestic-violence case that was ultimately dismissed, NBC News...

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<![CDATA[Dwyane Wade Cousin Fatally Shot]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:48:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Aldridge0825.JPG
A woman was shot to death while pushing a child in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, police said Friday, and family identified the victim as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade. The 32-year-old woman, whom family

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<![CDATA[Back-to-School Police Escort]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:41:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0E8A0898.JPG
Four-year-old Jackson Scherlen didn't have his father at his side on the first day of pre-K in Texas this week. But he did have about 20 of his father's brothers and sisters from the Amarillo Police Department...

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<![CDATA[Woman's Credit Card Debt Settlement Takes Unexpected Turn]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:59:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082616+navys+flores.jpg
Navys Flores believed her credit card debt was so high that paying a company to fix the problem seemed her best option.

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<![CDATA[Premios Tu Mundo 2016: Wrap-Up and List of Winners]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:37:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/Premios+Tu+Mundo+2016+Daddy+Yankee+Chino+Nacho+performance.JPG
The American Airlines Arena was buzzing with excitement as winners made their way on stage at the 2016 Premios Tu Mundo 5th Anniversary show.

Photo Credit: John Parra/Telemundo]]>
<![CDATA[Police Looking for Woman Who Robbed Pharmacy at Gunpoint]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:48:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/woman+robber.jpg
Miami-Dade Police Department is seeking the community's help in finding a woman who robbed a Miami pharmacy with a gun on Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Trump Doctor Wrote Health Letter in Just 5 Minutes]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:35:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/harold-bornstein-trump-doctor.jpg
Donald Trump's personal physician said he wrote a letter declaring the Republican nominee would be the healthiest president in history in just five minutes while a limo sent by the candidate waited outside...

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<![CDATA[Robber Who Snatched Elderly Woman's Necklace Arrested: BSO]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:15:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Malcolm+Turner.jpg
Detectives arrested a man who was caught on camera forcing an elderly woman to the ground and stealing her chain outside a Pompano Beach fast food restaurant.

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<![CDATA[Zika and Pets]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:15:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Dog+lays+on+grass.jpg
It is important to note the research on Zika is ongoing. The scientific community does not claim to know everything there is to know about this disease. That said, both veterinary researchers and the...]]>
<![CDATA[Pair Wanted in Armed Home Burglary in Miami]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:53:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082616+armed+home+burglary+miami.jpg
Police are looking for two suspects who were caught on camera lurking outside a Miami home with what appeared to be a rifle.

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<![CDATA[Man Shot by Sunrise Police After Domestic Dispute With Wife]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:23:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/082616+sunrise+police+involved+shooting.jpg
A man was shot by Sunrise Police after refusing to drop the weapon he was using against his wife during a domestic dispute.]]>
<![CDATA[Elderly Couple Forced to Live Apart After 62 Years]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:15:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Anita+and+Wolf+Gottschalk.jpg
Anita and Wolf Gottschalk have been inseparable throughout their 62 years of marriage. But for the past eight months, the elderly couple has been forced to say a heartbreaking goodbye over and over again.A...

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<![CDATA[Reported Bomb Threat Causes Evacuation of Miramar Schools]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:59:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/082616+miramar+bomb+threat.jpg
Both Miramar High and Sunshine Elementary Schools were evacuated after a call was made.]]>
<![CDATA[More US Companies Pledge Equal Pay for Women]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:04:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/OBAMA_WOMEN_GettyImages-540174764.jpg
Twenty-nine additional employers have signed on to the White House equal pay pledge, which asks companies to conduct a yearly analysis of pay by gender with the goal of eliminating unequal compensation.Apple...

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<![CDATA[Community Leaders Call for Peace After Deadly Shooting]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:31:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/082616+liberty+city+shooting+presser.jpg
Leaders in Miami's Liberty City neighborhood are calling for peace after an 18-year-old woman was killed and another person hospitalized after a Thursday night shooting.

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<![CDATA[Fort Lauderdale Officer Laid to Rest Days After Deadly Crash]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:09:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082616+ftl+cop+funeral+wiith+pic.jpg
30-year-old Christopher Sheehan was remembered at a memorial service held at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.]]>
<![CDATA[Pet Owners Weigh the Pros and Cons of Their Furry Friends]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:15:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Dog-Cat-GettyImages-151350785.jpg
Many a pet owner will tell you that taking home a furry friend is one of the best decisions you can make. But becoming a pet parent is a big commitment and it's important to consider the pros and cons.

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<![CDATA[Months of Recovery Ahead for Louisiana Flood Victims]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:11:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Louisiana+Flooding+McClarty+Backyard.jpg
Clean-up will take months following deadly and devastating flooding in and around Baton Rouge.

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<![CDATA[Clinton Defends Work of Family Foundation]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:23:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ClintonAltRight-AP_16238837035319.jpg
Hillary Clinton is defending the work of her family foundation, saying the organization needs more time to ensure the continuity of their programs. If elected, Clinton said she'll take additional steps to make...

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<![CDATA[Home Invasion Survivor Talks Running for Connecticut Office]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:48:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Dr+William+Petit+Today+Show+1200.jpg
Dr. William Petit, the sole survivor of the home invasion in Cheshire, Connecticut, opened up during an exclusive interview with NBC's "Today" show about the decision to run for the state House of...

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<![CDATA[Judge: Jumping Over White House Fence Not Free Speech]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:52:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WHite-House-Jumper-AP_145425272487.jpg
Jumping over the White House fence is not free speech, a Washington, D.C., judge has ruled.The ruling came in the case of a Connecticut man who hurtled over the White House fence, draped in an American...

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<![CDATA[Balloon Popping Leads to Chaotic Scene at Orlando Mall]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:39:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/228*120/082616+orlando+mall+incident.jpg
A mass escape from a mall near Orlando was caused by balloons being popped inside a new restaurant.

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<![CDATA[South Florida Celebrates National Dog Day!]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:32:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/Dino+Cute+Dog.jpg
Happy National Dog Day, South Florida!
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