<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 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 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:52:58 -0400 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:52:58 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Driver Arrested After BSO Deputy Injured in Crash]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:14:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082714+bso+deputy+crash.jpg
A Broward Sheriff's deputy was hospitalized after another car crashed into her police cruiser early Wednesday morning, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[IKEA's 1st Miami-Dade Store Opening]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:03:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082714+ikea+miami+sweetwater+grand+opening+new.jpg
Company says South Florida's largest solar installation sits on roof of Sweetwater store.

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<![CDATA[Man Survives Being Stabbed, Robbed, Bound, Dumped in River: Police]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:28:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Schuylkill+River+Abduction+Police+Search.JPG
Two armed men pretending to be police officers made off with $100,000 from a Philadelphia food distribution center and police believe the heist could be an inside job. The whole theft at Kawa Foods...

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<![CDATA[Time Warner Cable Suffers Nationwide Outage]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:39:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Time-Warner.jpg
Time Warner Cable has suffered a nationwide outage Wednesday morning, with many users unable to connect to the Internet and cable, after routine network maintenance interrupted service.]]>
<![CDATA[LA Producer on Mistaken ID Arrest]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:45:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/140826-producer-charles-belk.jpg
A suspected "serial killer" from the San Fernando Valley was charged with murder and attempted murder Tuesday after randomly gunning down four people and wounding three others over five days, authorities]]>
<![CDATA[Armed Guard Instructors have Days in Court]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:39:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/securityguardgun.jpg
More than a dozen people sat on lawn chairs or slept on cots and in tents outside Miami's first IKEA store Tuesday in anticipation of Wednesday's grand opening.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Isolated Afternoon Showers Wednesday]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:47:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000014377087_1200x675_322393667994.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- August 27, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[American ISIS Fighter Was Employed as Care Worker]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:37:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/184*120/Douglas-McCain-ISIS-fighter.jpg
A surfer died after being pulled from the water unconscious near Surfrider Beach in Malibu as Hurricane Marie kicked up 7-foot waves and a high-surf advisory was in effect, officials]]>
<![CDATA[HP Recalls Computer Power Cords for Burn Hazard]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:18:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/20140826+PowerCord.jpg
Hewlett-Packard is recalling almost 5.6 million power cords in the U.S. for notebook computers because they can overheat and catch fire. Two people have reported they suffered burns and 13 people...]]>
<![CDATA[Curbelo Wins District 26 GOP Primary]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:35:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/curbelo082614.jpg
More than a dozen people sat on lawn chairs or slept on cots and in tents outside Miami's first IKEA store Tuesday in anticipation of Wednesday's grand opening.

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<![CDATA[Miami Voters Approve Skyrise Tower]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:31:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami+skyrise+tower.jpg
American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell the flights.

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<![CDATA[Oldest Library in Danger of Closing]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:11:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Darby-Free-Library.jpg
The nation's oldest gay bookstore will reopen next month in Philadelphia after closing three months ago due to financial problems. Philly AIDS Thrift says it's taking over the shop called Giovanni's Room. It had

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<![CDATA[Mom Begs For Son Missing in Israel]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:16:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/198*120/Aaron+Sofer+parents.jpg
Three days into the search for a New Jersey student missing in Israel, his family is asking for intervention from the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF), according to the Jerusalem Post. Aaron Sofer, 23, disappeared...

Photo Credit: Daniel K. Eisenbud | Jerusalem Post]]>
<![CDATA[11 Dogs Die in NJ Fire: Sources]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:29:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/elizabeth+nj+house+fire.jpg
A large fire ripped through a New Jersey home containing several animals, sending up a ball of fire and heavy black smoke before part of it collapsed under the heat, killing 11 dogs inside, officials]]>
<![CDATA[Police Name Suspect in Murder & High Speed Chase]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:31:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082614+maimi-dade+police+chase+ends.jpg
A man was hospitalized after he was attacked by a nine-foot crocodile while taking an early morning swim in a canal Sunday, Coral Gables Police said.

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<![CDATA[Hunt for Coral Gables Crocodile Continues]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:38:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082614+coral+gables+crocodile+poncho.jpg
A man was hospitalized after he was attacked by a nine-foot crocodile while taking an early morning swim in a canal Sunday, Coral Gables Police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Marine Wife Murder Not Guilty Plea]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:25:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Christopher_Lee_Musgot_0816.JPG
The missing 19-year-old pregnant Marine wife may have been having an affair with a married neighbor who was also a Marine, newly published court documents show, as detectives search for a crime scene. Detectives]]>
<![CDATA[Serial Stowaway Arrested in Phoenix]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:36:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/140826-marilyn-hartman-serial-stowaway-phoenix.jpg
Public assistance agencies in San Jose, where Marilyn Hartman made news earlier this week by boarding a Southwest Airlines flight to Los Angeles, say they hope attention to her homelessness and mental...

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<![CDATA[Ex-HHS Official Guilty of Kid Porn]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:09:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_gavel_shutterstock_120159574.jpg
A former U.S. Department of Health and Human Services official was convicted Tuesday on child pornography charges, and could face up to life in prison when sentenced. A jury found Timothy DeFoggi, 56,...]]>
<![CDATA[Hospital Employee Arrested for Alleged Theft]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:45:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/handcuffs12.jpg
The family of a man in a wheelchair who was shot to death Tuesday morning spoke to NBC 6 calling the suspect, who led police on a high-speed chase through Miami, a “maniac.”

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<![CDATA[Hernandez Evidence to Be Tossed]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:41:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP296842589971.jpg
A Massachusetts judge has allowed some evidence to be suppressed in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez, court documents show. The former star Patriots tight end had asked the court to suppress the evidence — an...

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<![CDATA[Burning Man Converges on Wal-Mart]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:50:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/burning-man-AP139188049693.jpg
Turned back at the gate to the Black Rock Desert after rare showers on Monday turned the ancient lake bottom to a muddy quagmire, hundreds of "Burners'' were forced to overnight on the Reno Wal-Mart

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<![CDATA[More Quakes, Aftershocks Rock Napa]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:05:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/178*120/454081604_10.jpg
Downtown Napa remained shuttered on Monday, one day after a 6.0 earthquake jolted the heart of California wine country, though power was restored to nearly all of those plunged into darkness by the...

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<![CDATA[QB Quinn Brady Says He's Been Cut by Dolphins]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:35:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/180418369.jpg
Trappers will be heading out to a Coral Gables canal Tuesday morning to try to capture a 9-foot crocodile that bit two people over the weekend.

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<![CDATA["Millennial" Market Not Lovin' McDonald's: Report]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:51:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/McDonalds-Blitz-Box.jpg
It looks like millennials aren’t munching on McDonald’s as much as they used to.

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<![CDATA[Elderly Woman Robbed at Gunpoint Outside Miami Home]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:37:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/crime-stock-police-scene-tape.jpg
Police are looking for a pair of suspects who robbed 84-year-old Luisa Diaz at gunpoint outside her Miami home Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Confusion When You Wake Could Be 'Sleep Drunkenness']]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:24:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/sleeping+generic.jpg
More than a dozen people sat on lawn chairs or slept on cots and in tents outside Miami's first IKEA store Tuesday in anticipation of Wednesday's grand opening.]]>
<![CDATA[Voter's Guide to the Primaries]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:43:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050911+miami-dade+voting+generic.jpg
A judge has delayed the election for a Florida House seat in the Tampa Bay area.

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<![CDATA[Stanton Hits 150th Career Home Run in Win]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:22:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/454170798.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton continued to make his case for the NL MVP Award with a three-run home run on Monday

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<![CDATA[Line Forms Outside Miami IKEA Ahead of Grand Opening]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:35:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082614+ikea+miami+line+opening.jpg
Company says South Florida's largest solar installation sits on roof of Sweetwater store.

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<![CDATA[Montessori Method Saves Failing Broward School]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:29:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mlk+montessori.jpg
After months of debate and controversy, the Common Core standards started for Florida students of all ages Monday. From seniors in high school all the way down to kindergartners, students and teachers are facing...

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<![CDATA[Weather: Breezy With Drier Air Tuesday]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:00:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000014358834_1200x675_322064963758.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- August 26, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Hurricane Cristobal Moving Northward a Little Faster]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:35:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082614+hurricane+cristobal+8+am.jpg
Hurricane Cristobal continued to move northward as a Category 1 hurricane Tuesday as it was expected to continue to move away from the Bahamas.

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