<![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 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:16:42 -0400 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:16:42 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Worker Dies in Accident at Ft. Lauderdale Construction Site]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:10:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+fort+lauderdale+construction+accident.jpg
One worker was killed and two others were hospitalized following an accident at a construction site in Fort Lauderdale Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead in Small Plane Crash Off Elliot Key]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:47:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+elliot+key+small+plane+crash.jpg
One person is confirmed dead after a small plane crashed off Elliot Key Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Man Charged in Two Long Island Cold-Case Stranglings: Police]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:56:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/146870567.jpg
Police say they’ve charged a 48-year-old man in the strangling deaths of two women whose naked bodies were found in the woods on Long Island more than 20 years ago after detectives linked his DNA to...

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<![CDATA[South Florida Jewish Community Rallies for Israel]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:30:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP681486293520.jpg
As hundreds continue to die as Israel and Hamas fight in Gaza, some in the South Florida Jewish community came together Monday to express support and unity with the Israeli people and the Israeli invasion.

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<![CDATA[CA Man Pleads Not Guilty to Terror]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:13:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/195*120/ISIS+plea+court+4.JPG
A Southern California man accused of trying to board a flight to Istanbul, Turkey, with a fake passport so he could allegedly join Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, rebels pleaded not guilty Monday...]]>
<![CDATA[Men Locked in Cellar 6 Years: Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:33:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0721-jenkins.jpg
Maryland parents John and Janice Land are accused of locking their 22-year-old sons with autism inside a basement room of their Rockville home for six years. According to documents obtained by NBC...]]>
<![CDATA[Stanton Want Marlins to Keep Cishek: Report]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:12:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/450128908.jpg
Fans of the Miami Marlins may be about to go through the exact same thing Miami Heat fans just got done with: a star player who can leave making it known who he wants to keep on the team, but may leave anyway.

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<![CDATA[Calif Teens Can Taste Wine in Class]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:40:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/edtAP101118011796.jpg
With a stroke of his pen, Gov. Jerry Brown made it legal for some California college students under the age of 21 to taste alcohol in class. While that sounds like many students’ dream come true, the law,...

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<![CDATA[Wawa to Close Its 1st Location]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:06:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/generic+wawa.jpg
It is the end of an era for the iconic convenience store chain. Media, Pennsylvania-based Wawa is closing its very first location after 50 years in business. "Store #1" in Delaware County will shut its doors in...]]>
<![CDATA[Heist Suspect Charged With Murder]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:34:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/07-21-2014-jaime-ramos.jpg
The only surviving suspect in last week's bank robbery, police chase and deadly shootout in Stockton that left three dead, including one hostage, was charged Monday with three counts of murder. Jaime Ramos, 19,...

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<![CDATA[Local Cantors Write Song About Israel/Hamas Conflict]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:09:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP757622048327.jpg
Israel's invasion of Gaza continues to claim civilian casualties. The latest totals are at least 572 Palestinians dead, most of them considered non-combatants; killed as Israel's military tries to stop...

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<![CDATA[Newly Released Calls Document Sex Trafficking: Police]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:08:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+david+llama+lopez.jpg
Prosecutors have released multiple phone calls between teenagers and the man they say was targeting them in school for sex trafficking, David Llama Lopez.

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<![CDATA[Tropical Depression 2 Expected to Weaken]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:48:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/BtHZUYICQAAIQnB.png+large.png
The National Hurricane Center said the second tropical depression of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season will likely dissipate in the next few days.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested for Allegedly Killing 11-Year-Old Girl]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:11:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/martha+guzman+viewing.jpg
Miami Police have arrested a 42-year-old man on a charge of first-degree murder for the death of 11-year-old Marta Guzman last month.

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<![CDATA[NYC Wedding Venue Owner Who Stiffed Couples Gets Prison]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:16:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jason+stevens+arrest+rebar.jpg
The owner of a popular Brooklyn restaurant that closed abruptly and left dozens couples without a wedding venue was sentenced Monday to up to 10 years in prison for tax evasion.]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Stole $6,400 Worth of Seafood: BSO]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:56:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+rustic+inn+seafood+thieves.jpg
Authorities are looking for a pair of thieves who stole more an $6,400 worth of seafood from a Dania Beach restaurant.

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<![CDATA[4 Great Dane Puppies Stolen From Miami-Dade Home]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:06:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+stolen+great+danes.jpg
A South Florida family is asking for the public's help to find four Great Dane puppies they say were stolen from their home.]]>
<![CDATA[Chokehold Cop Stripped of Badge]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:55:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/daily-news-choke-video.jpg
Four EMS workers who responded to the arrest of a man who later died in police custody were placed on modified duty a day after an eight-year veteran of the NYPD was stripped of his badge and gun because of his...

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<![CDATA[Sinkhole Opens Up in Florida Neighborhood]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:13:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+spring+hill+florida+sinkhole.jpg
Officials are assessing a sinkhole that opened up in a Florida neighborhood over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Police to Record Homicide Suspect Interviews]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:18:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami-dade-police_722-406.jpg
Miami-Dade Police will begin videotaping their entire interviews of suspects in homicide cases, police said.

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<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Couple Says Agents Raided Wrong Home]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:22:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/wronghouseraid.jpg
A Miami-Dade County couple said they were on the receiving end of a law enforcement raid that included breaking down the door, smashing up items in the home and putting both in custody.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Afternoon Storms Monday]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:44:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072114+ryan+phillips+weather.jpg
A mostly cloudy morning will lead to possible storms Monday afternoon in South Florida.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Air Balloon Crashes Into Wires]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:20:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/air+balloon.jpg
Power was knocked out in about 600 homes after Clinton, Mass. crash

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<![CDATA[Girl, 14, Dies in Go-Kart Wreck]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:38:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072014+Kiersten+Eaddy.jpg
A day of fun quickly turned tragic at a Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth when an out-of-control go-kart slammed into a braided cable, killing the 14-year-old girl driving the

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<![CDATA[61 Dogs Rescued After Fire]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:01:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Rescued+Riverside+Dogs.jpg
Sixty-one dogs were rescued, and three people were displaced, when a fire burned through a single family home in Southern California on Saturday, officials with the Riverside County Fire Department

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<![CDATA[LA Native Killed in Gaza]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:28:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/steinberg3.jpg
Hundreds of mourners gathered at a vigil Sunday night for a Los Angeles native who was killed while fighting as an Israeli soldier in the Gaza Strip. Israeli Defense Forces said Max Steinberg, 24, was one of 13...

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<![CDATA[Thousands Rally Over Gaza Offensive]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:34:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/gaza+rally+chicago.jpg
Protesters staged a "die-in" and thousands rallied in Chicago on Sunday to demand an end to the rising conflict in Gaza. Protests were also held in Washington, D.C., where Pro-Palestinian groups marched to...]]>
<![CDATA[Child Dies in Alligator Alley Rollover Accident]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:47:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/BSOrollover720.jpg
One child has died after a rollover accident on Alligator Alley Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[South Florida Israeli and Palestinian Rallies Condemn Violence]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 18:26:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/israelprotest720.jpg
Since the near two-week conflict began, Israeli officials say at least 20 of their citizens have died. According to the Palestinian health ministry, their death toll is at 425.

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<![CDATA[Boat Catches Fire Off Pompano Beach]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 18:19:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/224*120/seatowftlaud2.PNG
Authorities are investigating a boat fire that started off of Pompano Beach Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Anti-Jewish Leaflets Found on Cars in Chicago]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:41:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/police+siren.JPG
Anti-Jewish leaflets were found on several vehicles on Chicago's Northwest Side, police said. Six vehicles were discovered with leaflets containing anti-Semitic threats in their windshields Saturday...

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<![CDATA[Paraplegic Kills Brother: Police]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:14:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/227*120/Paraplegic-Man-Kills-Brothe.jpg
A paraplegic man shot and killed his own brother in order to stop him from physically abusing their sister, police said. Investigators say the incident is a domestic situation and the brother has not...

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