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6 Things to Know - Your Top Stories For Wednesday, December 5

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    6 Things to Know - December 5th

    NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018)

    What to Know

    • It’s Wednesday, December 5th – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

    It’s Wednesday, December 5th – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

    Weather wise, cooler temperatures and less humidity are in the forecast for the day with highs in the mid-70s and lows tonight into the 50s.

    No. 1 - A body found partially buried in Costa Rica is confirmed to beCarla Stefaniak, the South Florida woman who was reported missing a week ago. Costa Rican officials arrested a security guard for the property where she was staying in connection with the killing.

    No. 2 - A school counselor is waking up in jail, accused of posing as a girl on Snapchat to get nude pictures from a young boy. 18-year-old Joseph Garcia worked as a YMCA after-school counselor in Miami and now faces a long list of charges including extortion.

    No. 3 - President Donald Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn provided so much information to the special counsel’s investigation that Robert Mueller says he shouldn’t serve any prison time. In all, Flynn participated in over 19 interviews with investigators.

    No. 4 - Funeral services for former President George H.W. Bush will take place Wednesday at the National Cathedral. The funeral is part of a nationwide day of mourning.

    No. 5 - General admission for Art Basel and Art Miami begin today at 11 am. More than 200 international galleries of modern and contemporary art will be featured through the weekend.

    No. 6 - NBC 6's annual Caravan of Joy toy drive is here. From now until December 14th, you can donate a new, unwrapped toy at Dade County Federal Credit Union branches, participating Simon Malls and at the Wow Center.

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