<![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-usMon, 24 Apr 2017 23:06:11 -0400Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:06:11 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Duo Used Online Ad to Lure, Rob Man at Motel: Police]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:05:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+duo+arrested+bakpage+crime.jpg
A Miami-Dade man said he regrets responding to an ad he saw on Backpage.com last week, because he ended up getting robbed at knife point. Alejandro Vasquez and Marieddy Garcia lured Dominguez to the motel to rob...

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<![CDATA[Dolphins' Pouncey Underwent Stem Cell Procedure: Report]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:20:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610383540.jpg
Dolphins center Mike Pouncey reportedly had a stem cell procedure performed on his injured hip

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<![CDATA[Cooler, Less Humid Tuesday as Cold Front Passes]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:52:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042117+NBC+6+radar+11pm.gif
The hot and humid conditions will take a break Tuesday as a cold front passes, bringing beautiful late April weather.Cooler temperatures will stick around until Wednesday as the humidity levels...
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<![CDATA[Cow Stuck in Belly-Deep Muddy Ditch Rescued Near Lakeland]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:48:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+cow+rescued+polk+county.jpg
The Polk County Sheriff's Office was busy Monday mooooving a cow that was stuck in a muddy ditch.

Photo Credit: Polk County Sheriff's Office Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Accused of Death Threats at Palmer Trinity School: Cops]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:13:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+palmer+trinity+school.jpg
A South Florida high school student was arrested Monday after police accused the teen of threatening to kill a classmate and bringing a knife to school.]]>
<![CDATA[Monkey Spotted Near Restaurant in Central Florida]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:04:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+apopka+monkey+on+the+loose.jpg
A monkey that was spotted hanging out near a restaurant in Apopka has become the talk of the town.

Photo Credit: WESH]]>
<![CDATA[2 Killed in Murder-Suicide at Southwest Miami-Dade Home]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:58:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+sw+dade+murder+suicide.jpg
Two people were found dead in the patio area of a home in Southwest Miami-Dade Monday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[College Graduate Has a Message for Stepdad Who Said He'd Fail]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:05:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Daivon+Reeder1.png
One college graduate's tweet that recalls the chiling words his stepdad told him years ago has resulted in a viral wave of praise across social media. Daivon Reeder, 22, took to Twitter last week to tweet...

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<![CDATA[Mom Defends Margate Woman Charged with Trying to Kill Man]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:29:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+alyssia+mcchristian.jpg
The mother of a Margate woman arrested and charged for allegedly trying to kill a man says her daughter was the victim of abuse.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA['Cocaine Cowboy' Caught After 26 Years Extradited to Miami ]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:19:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/041317+gustavo+falcon+combined+pics.jpg
One of the last "Cocaine Cowboys" arrested nearly two weeks ago in Kissimmee was extradited to Miami Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[This Cat's Showdown With Rattler is Your Monday Motivation]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:26:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/laguna-vista-police-snake.jpg
Police in South Texas say a recent close call should serve as a warning for residents to keep a watchful eye out for snakes.

Photo Credit: Laguna Vista PD
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<![CDATA[1992 LA Riots: Death, Destruction, Defiance]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:23:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_92050101716-2.jpg
Twenty-five years later, we take a look back at the 1992 Los Angeles riots.

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<![CDATA[April Is Back! World-Famous NY Giraffe Cam Returns This Week]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:36:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_17105737948344.jpg
Devoted fans of April the giraffe lost their link to her on Friday when her round-the-clock live stream went dark -- but it turns out she's coming back this week for a limited engagement.

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park via AP
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<![CDATA[Aaron Hernandez Suicide Letters Released to Family]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:44:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/aaronhernandezfeuerherdIB.jpg
Three suicide notes that former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez allegedly left in his cell before killing himself last week were handed over to his family Monday, the Worcester County District...

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<![CDATA[7 in 10 Back Independent Probe of Russia, Election: Poll]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:05:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/189*120/quien-es-putin17.jpg
Committees in both the House and Senate are looking into Russia's involvement in the 2016 election, but nearly three-quarters of Americans would prefer an independent, non-partisan commission, according to...

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<![CDATA[Suspects in Custody After Chase, Crash at SW Dade School]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:22:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+sw+miami-dade+chase+crash+miami+macarthur+south.jpg
Multiple suspects were taken into custody after a police pursuit ended with a crash at a southwest Miami-Dade high school Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Lawyer in United Incident Takes on American Airlines Case]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:34:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/668160466-Thomas-Demetrio-Press-Conference.jpg
The woman at the heart of a confrontation on an American Airlines Friday will be represented by the same lawyer working on behalf of the passenger dragged off a United Airlines flight earlier this month,...

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<![CDATA[Miami Passport Agency Closed Until Further Notice]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:27:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/passports-us-generic.jpg
Some travelers hoping to get their passport at the U.S. State Department's Miami office will have to go elsewhere after the office was closed Monday until further notice.

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<![CDATA[California Gears Up to Fight Trump on Car Emissions]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:18:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/134002821-405-traffic-generic.jpg
Even as President Trump pulls back on regulations governing car emissions, part of a broader policy of overturning environmental protections enacted by the Obama administration, California is determinedly headed...

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<![CDATA[Dad of FSU Football Star Travis Rudolph Killed in Shooting]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:00:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-599534398.jpg
The father of Florida State University football star Travis Rudolph was killed in an accidental shooting at a gentleman's club in Palm Beach County.

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<![CDATA[Florida Man Accused of Snorting Cocaine in Front of Deputies]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:46:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+joshua+benz.jpg
A Florida man was arrested after officials say he snorted cocaine in front of deputies as they were evacuating residents from a neighborhood that was being threatened by a massive brush fire.

Photo Credit: Collier County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Hurt After Incident in Miami Apartment With Taser]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:11:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/042117+miami+officer+hurt+brickell.JPG
Miami Police responded to an incident inside a Brickell high rise apartment where one of their own ended up being treated for an injury after having to use his taser on a suspect.Crews arrived at the...]]>