6 Things to Know – Your Top Stories For Monday, April 29

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  • It’s Monday, April 29th – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

It’s Monday, April 29th – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

Weather wise, the heat and humidity stick around for one more day before slightly more comfortable temperatures are forecasted to arrive in South Florida.

No. 1 - Florida Highway Patrol said a 2-year-old girl died and a 5-year-old girl remains hospitalized after a collision on Interstate 95 in Deerfield Beach on Sunday.

FHP said the two-car collision occurred at about 10:45 a.m. on the I-95 southbound lanes just north of Sample Road. Officials later identified the child who died as Akeena Bennett while her sister Keanna remains in the hospital.

No. 2 – Over one week after a deadly boat crash killed three people near Government cut, the family of one victim is in South Florida preparing to say goodbye to their beloved family member.

The three Munoz brothers arrived from Bogotá, Colombia to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Saturday. Their sister, 28-year-old Jennifer Munoz, was killed after a boat she was riding on hit a jetty. Two other people were killed while one person remains in recovery.

No. 3 – The final week of the 2019 session for the Florida Legislature will take place in Tallahassee starting Monday, with both the House and Senate working to pass final measures aimed at getting a signature from Gov. Ron DeSantis.

No. 4 - A rabbi, who was among those injured in a deadly shooting inside a Poway, California, synagogue, addressed a crowd outside his place of worship Sunday afternoon, recalling the devastating events of the attack.

The gunman's weapon "miraculously" jammed, Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein said at the news conference, preventing more people from dying; a 60-year-old woman was killed and three people were wounded, including Goldstein.

No. 5 - Josh Rosen will reboot by trying to help the Miami Dolphins rebuild.

Rosen, supplanted by Kyler Murray as the Arizona Cardinals' quarterback of the future after only one season, was traded Friday to become part of Miami's makeover under first-round coach Brian Flores. He will make his debut in South Florida on Monday.

No. 6 - The universe belongs to Marvel. "Avengers: Endgame" shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.2 billion globally, reaching a new pinnacle in the blockbuster era that the comic-book studio has come to dominate.

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