<![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 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:17:24 -0500 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:17:24 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Deputies Bust Music Shop Containing Illegal Items]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:00:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/piracy+bust.png
A confrontation at a convenience store led police to a piracy bust at a South Florida music store. Police found illegal movies, music, drugs and a weapon.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspended N. Miami Mayor Convicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:50:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/052014+lucie+tondreau.jpg
A federal jury has convicted the suspended mayor of North Miami on charges of participating in an $8 million mortgage fraud scheme.

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<![CDATA[Judge Bows Out of Garner Hearing]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:54:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/eric+garner+death+inset+new.jpg
The state Supreme Court judge who was set to preside over a hearing Friday to decide whether the documents from the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings could be released to the public has recused himself from the...

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<![CDATA[Sluggish Heat No Match For Lowly Jazz]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:17:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/460609154.jpg
The Heat fell to the Jazz in the second half of a back-to-back on Wednesday

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<![CDATA[Two Elderly Pedestrians Killed by Car in Deerfield Beach: BSO]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:56:04 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Police-crime-scene-generic-.jpg
Two elderly pedestrians have been killed after a car struck them in Deerfield Beach Wednesday evening, according to Broward Sheriff's Office.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead, 22 Injured in Hayride Flip]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:42:42 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/pumpkinland+maine.jpg
A hayride flipped over at a Halloween attraction in Mechanic Falls, Maine, on Saturday, killing one teen and injuring 22 others. The Maine Sate Fire Marshal's office confirms one person, a 17-year-old girl, died...

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<![CDATA[Cuts Didn't Kill Accused Pa. Killer]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:49:40 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/Stone+Body+Found+Pennsburg+Scene+Face.jpg
The manner in which Bradley Stone, the man accused of going on a killing spree in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, earlier this week, died is unclear after an examination by the county's coroner.

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<![CDATA[Influential Republicans Slam Opening to Cuba]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:30:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/121714+marco+rubio+discusses+developments+in+cuba.jpg
Reaction to changes in U.S.-Cuba relations fell mostly along party lines, with possible GOP presidential candidates criticizing the move.]]>
<![CDATA[Exiles in Miami React to Cuba Developments]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:56:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/121714+jose+basulto.jpg
Reactions from the Cuban exile community in Miami were mixed after President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba were moving to normalize relations.]]>
<![CDATA[Timeline: Cuba - US Relations]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:37:59 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/Alan+Gross+arrives+in+US.jpg
Relations between the United States and Cuba have been contentious and intertwined even before the U.S. imposed an economic embargo to Cuba in 1960. A look at the most important events since the United...]]>
<![CDATA[From Cigars to Travel: Key Changes to U.S.-Cuba Relations]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:36:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/219*120/cuba+flag.jpg
As Alan Gross was released from a Cuba prison in return for three Cubans imprisoned in the United States, the White House announced it was taking steps toward a new relationship with Cuba.

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<![CDATA[Twitter Reaction to U.S., Cuba Normalized Relations]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:09:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/121714+cuban+flag+american+flag.jpg
Reaction on Twitter and Facebook to the developing news of a re-established diplomatic relationship between Cuba and the United States was swift and varied.

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<![CDATA[Charting a New Course on Cuba]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:40:56 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/219*120/cuba+flag.jpg
The United States is taking historic steps to chart a new course in our relations with Cuba and to further engage and empower the Cuban people.

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<![CDATA[Woman Gunned Down Hours After Getting Protection Order Against Police Officer ]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:59:21 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/STEPHEN+ROZNIAKOWSKI.JPG
A Pennsylvania woman sought protection from authorities and reached out to the media hours before she was gunned down, allegedly at the hands of a police officer she dated earlier this year.]]>
<![CDATA[Hundreds Wait for Holiday Food Baskets in Little Havana]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:27:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/121714+camacol+food+basket+line+little+havana.jpg
Hundreds waited around the block to cart away free groceries for a Christmas dinner Wednesday morning in Little Havana.

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<![CDATA[Arrests Made in Deadly Meningitis Outbreak]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:19:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/barry-cadden-2012-hearing-FILE-getty-156385872.jpg
Arrests have been made in connection with the investigation into the New England Compounding Center following a deadly meningitis outbreak, according to the FBI. The 2012 outbreak, which killed more than...

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<![CDATA[Murder Charge in Miami Beach Grocery Store Attack]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/roger+perry.jpg
A man accused of attacking another man inside a Miami Beach grocery store is facing a murder charge after the victim died, police said.

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<![CDATA[Weather: Cool Early, Perfect Afternoon Wednesday]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:46:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000016043676_1200x675_373673027861.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- December 17, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Heat Squeak Past Nets in Brooklyn]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:04:18 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/460571756.jpg
The Heat held on for a 95-91 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday despite a depleted roster

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<![CDATA[Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:08:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/453920462.jpg
Google has released its 2014 list of its most common search requests. Many popular searches weren't surprising, like The World Cup international football competition, comedian Robin Williams, and the Disney...

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<![CDATA[Pot-Smoking Santa Riles Neighbors]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:37:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/221*120/12-16-14-Pot_Smoking_Santa.JPG
A Southern California medical marijuana dispensary has agreed to remove its holiday decorations after it found itself at the center of a town controversy. The Harbor House of Dank in San Pedro hired an...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Raped by Homeless Man in Alley: Cops]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:57:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Miami+beach+homeless+rape.jpg
Two homeless men are behind bars after Miami Beach Police say an unconscious woman was raped in an alley.]]>
<![CDATA[NH Man Nears End of 12K-Mile Walk]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:28:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/greg+hindy+walking.jpg
Greg Hindy’s yearlong vow of silence and cross-country trek came to a close in July, when he reached Los Angeles. But that was just the beginning for this 23-year-old Yale graduate. Although he’s now talking and

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<![CDATA[Mass Dog Graves at Rescue: Cops]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:22:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/54908eda26f98.preview-620.jpg
The owner of a dog rescue in northwest Indiana has been accused of animal neglect after police found a mass dog grave and several dogs in "deplorable conditions" at the rescue.

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<![CDATA[Turbulence Hurts 5 on Plane]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:22:40 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Turbulance+on+AA+Plane.jpg
Five people were injured Tuesday morning when an American Airlines flight flying between Seoul, South Korea, and Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport encountered severe turbulence while cruising at altitude.

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<![CDATA[U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:15:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/TLMD-aros-olimpicos-juegos-olimpicos-olympic-rings-getty-images-470969827.jpg
The U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics, hoping to bring the Summer Games back to America after a 28-year absence. The USOC board heard presentations from four candidate cities...

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