<![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-usFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:07:16 -0500Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:07:16 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Final 'Zika Zone' on Miami Beach to Be Lifted Friday]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:24:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/081816+miami+beach+zika.jpg
Governor Rick Scott will announce that that so-called “Zika Zone” between 8th Street and 28th Street on Miami Beach will be lifted, the fourth zone lifted since the outbreak started this summer.

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<![CDATA[MDPD Release Body Cam Video of Arrest of Woman in Wheelchair]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:41:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+miami-dade+police+wheelchair+arrest.jpg
Miami-Dade Police released body camera footage Thursday after cell phone video began circulating on social media showing a woman in a wheelchair fall to the ground as officers tried to arrest her.

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<![CDATA[Nevada Teen's Family Says Cop Didn't Need to Shoot]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:51:37 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_16342841355451.jpg
The family of the 14-year-old boy whom police shot and critically wounded at a Nevada high school said Thursday that the officer should have found a better way to resolve things, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Restaurants Raided for Illegal Activity]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:23:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120916+miami-dade+restaurant+raids.jpg
Police spent Thursday night raiding two restaurants in southwest Miami-Dade where authorities say drug dealing, prostitution and illegal gambling were on the menu.

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<![CDATA[Panthers' Skid Hits Four in 5-1 Loss to Penguins at Home]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:22:28 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628641970.jpg
The Panthers returned home with similar results on Thursday as they lost a fourth straight game

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<![CDATA[Scam Lands South Florida Man's Father in South Korean Jail]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:26:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+Kent+Malinowski+Julius+Malinowski.jpg
A South Florida man's father is now imprisoned overseas after his family says he fell victim to an Internet scam, and now his son is telling his story in the hopes he'll be released in time for the holidays.

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<![CDATA[Hillary Clinton Warns Against 'Epidemic' of Fake News]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:19:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628630764.jpg
Hillary Clinton appealed Thursday for a bipartisan fight against an "epidemic of malicious, fake news," calling the dissemination of false propaganda a threat with "real-world consequences.""It's now...

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<![CDATA[Girl Undergoes Surgery in Miami to Remove Large Birthmark]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:01:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+Brianna+Brewer.jpg
A 3-year-old Ohio girl is recovering after undergoing surgery in Miami to remove a large vascular birthmark.

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<![CDATA[Palm Beach Sheriff's Deputy Facing Sexual Battery Charges]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:52:42 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+Jason+Nebergall.jpg
A Palm Beach County sheriff's deputy appeared in court Thursday following his arrest for an alleged sexual assault.

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<![CDATA[US Stock Indexes Close at Record Highs ]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:56:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628522000.jpg
Major U.S. stock indexes are closing at record highs for the second day in a row, as a post-election rally continued following a key monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Boynton Beach Car Burglar Caught on Camera]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:08:53 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+boynton+beach+car+burglar.jpg
Police in Boynton Beach are looking for an unsuspecting burglar who was caught on camera rummaging through a car looking for things to steal.

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<![CDATA[The Life of Astronaut John Glenn]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:29:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/137628main_image_feature_445_ys_full.jpg

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<![CDATA[15-Year-Old Miami-Dade Girl Who Went Missing Found Safe]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:29:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+Nathalia+Gonzalez.jpg
A 15-year-old girl who Miami-Dade Schools Police reported missing since Wednesday has been found safe.

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<![CDATA['Aren't Many Heroes Left': World Reacts to John Glenn's Death]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:25:54 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/143118608-Astronaut-John-Glenn-Space-Shuttle.jpg
John Glenn was once called "the last true national hero America has ever made," and when the astronaut-turned-senator died Thursday at 95, it prompted an outpouring of condolences from all walks of American...

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<![CDATA[Former Astronaut John Glenn Dies at 95]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:30:49 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/143118608-Astronaut-John-Glenn-Space-Shuttle.jpg
Former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn died at the age of 95 on Dec. 8, 2016.

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<![CDATA[5 in Custody After Pembroke Pines Armed Carjacking, Pursuit]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:00:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+pembroke+pines+carjacking+miramar+chase.jpg
Five suspects were in custody after an armed carjacking in Pembroke Pines and a brief pursuit that ended in Miramar Thursday, officials said.

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<![CDATA[FBI, Broward Agencies Stage Child Abduction Training Drill]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:05:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/120816+broward+abduction+drill.JPG
The main purpose was to be ready for a real life situation and improve communication and response time between agencies - as every minute counts in an emergency, especially when it involves a missing child. ]]>
<![CDATA['Freak Accident' Killed 2 Toddlers]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:23:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/COLD+2+KIDS+KILLED+11PM+-+01000419_WNBC_000000014174878.jpg
Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged a thorough, multi-agency investigation into the "freak accident" that claimed the lives of two toddler sisters when a radiator valve malfunctioned at the city-owned Bronx apartment...]]>
<![CDATA['Going to Be a Shock': Polar Vortex to Send Temps Plunging]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:52:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/polarvortexIII.jpg
The first arctic blast of the season has hit mainland United States, blanketing parts of Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and the Dakotas with temperatures as low as minus 14 overnight, NBC News reported.But...

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<![CDATA[Tsunami Warnings Cancelled After Big Pacific Earthquake]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:04:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Solomon-Islands-Earthquake-December-8.jpg
Tsunami warnings for several Pacific islands, including those in Hawaii, were canceled Friday after authorities determined that a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck near the Solomon Islands did...

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<![CDATA[Voyeur Sought After Taping Woman In Coral Gables Restaurant]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:04:39 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120816+pollo+tropical+voyeur.jpg
The incident took place in November 10th inside the Pollo Tropical located off Douglas Road and Coral Way.

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<![CDATA[Surveillance Video Shows Key Biscayne Armed Home Invasion]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:25:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/217*120/120816+key+biscayne+home+invasion+video.jpg
That victim would later be tied up with plastic ties while the intruder demanded money and items.]]>
<![CDATA[Facebook's Sandberg Says Fake News Didn't Sway Election]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:43:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610719770-Sandberg.jpg
Facebook has faced backlash after fake news sites used the platform to spread misinformation about the nominees during the 2016 presidential election. But the social media giant's chief operating officer...

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<![CDATA[Publix Issues Pancake, Waffle Mix Recall Over Safety Concern]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:47:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/zzzPublixStore.jpg
Some of the flavors sold include Banana-flavored Chocolate Chip and Blueberry.

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<![CDATA[6.5M Earthquake Off California]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:01:18 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ferndale1.jpg
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck Thursday morning about 100 miles of the coast of Ferndale, in Humboldt County, California. There were no immediate reports of damage.

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<![CDATA[Outrage Sparked on Social Media Over Fake 'Baby Bar' Product]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/fisher-price-photo2_blurred-faces-2.jpg
An online backlash over a supposed “happy hour playset” for kids has proven to be misplaced since the item in question doesn’t exist.After a Facebook user posted a photo Tuesday that showed the set – complete...]]>
<![CDATA[No Fire Alarms at Oakland Warehouse]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:38:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/oakland-warehouse-fire-investigation.jpg
The investigation into last week's devastating Oakland warehouse blaze has yet to reveal what caused the inferno, which claimed 36 lives and has been deemed the United States' deadliest fire in 13 years, federal...

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