Posts Tagged ‘Article’

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Assaulted Reporter

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

President Donald Trump praised Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., Thursday for physically assaulting a reporter during a House race last year — remarks that come amid calls for Trump to hold Saudi Arabia responsible…Photo Credit: AP

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Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Assaulted Reporter

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

President Donald Trump praised Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., Thursday for physically assaulting a reporter during a House race last year — remarks that come amid calls for Trump to hold Saudi Arabia responsible…Photo Credit: AP

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Twitter Pulls Down Bot Network Pushing Pro-Saudi Messages

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Twitter suspended a network of suspected Twitter bots on Thursday that pushed pro-Saudi Arabia talking points about the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the past week.Twitter became aware of some…Photo Credit: AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File

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Inconceivable Prince Had No Tie to Writer’s Death: Officials

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

U.S. intelligence agencies investigating the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi believe it’s inconceivable that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had no connection to his death, but still have no…Photo Credit: Hasan Jamali/AP (File)

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Twitter Pulls Down Bot Network Pushing Pro-Saudi Messages

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Twitter suspended a network of suspected Twitter bots on Thursday that pushed pro-Saudi Arabia talking points about the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the past week.Twitter became aware of some…Photo Credit: AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File

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FDOT Revises Timeline on Warning of Cracks in FIU Bridge

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

FDOT now says engineer who did not listen to voicemail alerting him to cracks in doomed bridge was, in fact, in the office on day of collapse, revising previous claim that he did not return until day after…

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Mega Millions Hoax: Florida Lottery Warns Residents of Scam

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Scammers are taking advantage of a growing Mega Millions jackpot by sending hoax e-mails to some Florida residents, claiming they may have won a $1 million prize when in reality, the messages are a scheme meant…Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

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Broward County Area Code Near Top of Robocall List

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Here’s a look at the average robocalls in South Florida:954: 31 calls786: 16 calls305:15 calls This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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Stephen Hawking Claims ‘No Possibility’ of God in Last Book

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

In Stephen Hawking’s final book “Brief Answers to Big Questions,” published Tuesday (Oct. 16) by Bantam Books, the Cambridge professor begins a series of 10 intergalactic essays by addressing life’s oldest…Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

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‘Rot in Your Cell’: Sister to Woman Charged in Mom’s Murder

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

The sister of a South Florida woman accused of murdering their mother whose remains were found after her body was set on fire is speaking out as the daughter charged in the horrific crime made her first…Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections, Family Photo

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Suspect in Custody After Pursuit, Crash in Northeast Miami-Dade

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

A suspect was taken into custody Thursday after a leading a pursuit that ended in a crash in northeast Miami-Dade.

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The Daily Mix: A Closer Look at the Top Stories for Oct. 18

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

It’s Thursday, South Florida – and NBC 6 has the stories you need to know for your day.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Netflix Braces for Investigation Into Workplace Culture

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Netflix executives have been telling employees to brace for a Wall Street Journal investigation that takes a critical view of the company’s corporate culture, people with knowledge of the matter tell NBCPhoto Credit: Netflix

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Why You Can’t Turn Away From True Crime Stories

Thursday, October 18th, 2018


“Making a Murder.” “The Jinx.” “Disappeared.” “The Keepers.” “S-town.” “Serial.” The list of true crime stories is growing, along with the genreā€™s popularity. The crimes are the type that send shivers down your…

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Netflix Braces for Investigation Into Workplace Culture

Thursday, October 18th, 2018


Netflix executives have been telling employees to brace for a Wall Street Journal investigation that takes a critical view of the company’s corporate culture, people with knowledge of the matter tell NBC

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‘Best Convoy’: Publix Trucks Seen Heading to Help Panhandle

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

A line of Publix trucks bringing supplies to the Hurricane Michael-ravaged Florida Panhandle was a welcome sight for some passersby.Photo Credit: Ralph Alspach

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Man Shot Outside Central FL Bar After Refusing Drink: Police

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Surveillance video outside the bar in Ocoee, near Orlando, shows 39-year-old Lathon Yee pulling out a weapon and firing several shots at 39-year-old Eric Meeks.Photo Credit: Ocoee Police Department / Orange County Sheriff’s Office

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First Case of FL Child With Virus Similar to Polio Reported

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville said the three year old named Aamira was discovered to have acute flaccid myelitis – an extremely rare condition in which reflexes and muscles become weak and…Photo Credit: Facebook / Wolfson Children’s Hospital

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6 Things to Know – Your Top Stories For October 18th

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

It’s Thursday, South Florida – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know to start your day.

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Miami Beach Ordinance Passed to Reduce Noise on Ocean Drive

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Music was allowed to be played between 1st and 15th Street as long as it was played in the direction of the Atlantic Ocean. Now, that area has been reduced to businesses between 9th and 11th StreetPhoto Credit: Getty Images

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Don McGahn Departs as White House Counsel, Officials Say

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Officials say White House Counsel Don McGahn left the Trump administration Wednesday, NBC News reported. News of McGahn’s departure from the White House was first reported by The New York Times, which…Photo Credit: Saul Loeb/AP, File

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Jamal Khashoggi’s ‘Last Piece’ Published by Washington Post

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

The “last piece” from missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was published late Wednesday by The Washington Post, his editor announced in a note.Khashoggi has not been seen since visiting the Saudi consulate…Photo Credit: Hasan Jamali/AP (File)

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Meet Blaze, Hialeah’s Training Search-and-Rescue Dog

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Meet Blaze, a 1-year-old golden retriever who is training to be a part of the City of Hialeah’s Fire Rescue’s first live find search and rescue dog.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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School’s Cafe Teaches Job Skills to Students With Disabilities

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

There are 35,000 students with disabilities in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Meeting their needs is a daily challenge, and the school district tries to meet that challenge with a myriad of programs.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Exclusive: Reddit CEO Talks Fending Off Russian Interference

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Reddit, the fifth-most visited U.S. website, according to the analytics firm Alexa, has been on the offensive against suspicious accounts linked to Russia, which its CEO Steve Huffman said have attempted to put…Photo Credit: LightRocket via Getty Images/SOPA Images, File

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Grounded: Reid Says Dog Dispute Led to Boot From Flight

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018


“Sharknado” actress Tara Reid is telling her side of the story after reports surfaced she was removed from a Delta flight in Los Angeles bound for New York earlier this week for causing a disturbance.

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Exclusive: Reddit CEO Talks Fending Off Russian Interference

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Reddit, the fifth-most visited U.S. website, according to the analytics firm Alexa, has been on the offensive against suspicious accounts linked to Russia, which its CEO Steve Huffman said have attempted to put…Photo Credit: LightRocket via Getty Images/SOPA Images, File

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‘Golfcart Gail’ Called Cops on Black Dad at Fla. Soccer Game

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

A white woman who called police on a black father while he was attending his son’s soccer game in north Florida is being called out on social media as just one of many recent incidents of a white person…Photo Credit: Ginger Williams This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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Staffers for Ill. Gubernatorial Candidate File Suit Alleging Racial Discrimination

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

With less than three weeks to go before Election Day, 10 black and Latino staffers for Democratic candidate for Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker filed a civil lawsuit against his campaign on Tuesday alleging…Photo Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images

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Twitter Releases Data on Russian Foreign Influence Campaigns

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Twitter on Wednesday released a massive trove of data associated with foreign influence and misinformation campaigns spanning nearly a decade — just three weeks before the U.S.Photo Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Images via Getty, File

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