Posts Tagged ‘Local News’

Wearing Seat Belts Saves Lives During Rollover Crash: BSO

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Broward Sheriff’s Office says seat belts saved the lives of 12 people when their van lost control and rolled over off of Interstate 75 near Weston.Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff’s Office

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Plane Collides With Helicopter at Florida Airpark; 2 Injured

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Two people suffered minor injuries when a plane making an emergency landing collided with a helicopter at a Florida airpark.Photo Credit: WFLA

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1 Hospitalized After Miami Beach Shooting

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

A man is the hospital recovering from a gunshot wound following a shooting in Miami Beach Saturday morning.

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Dolphins Owner Issues Statement Regarding Trump’s Comments

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Miami’s Stephen Ross issued a statement against President Trump’s call to fire NFL players who protest during the national anthem, joining other NFL owners and league commissioner Roger Goodell.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Travel Impacted to Caribbean Islands Due to Hurricane Irma

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Hurricane Maria has impacted travel throughout the Caribbean. Now that Maria is gone, airlines are working hard to restore travel operations, despite difficult conditions in areas like Puerto Rico, where…Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Crews Rescue Dolphins Stranded Offshore of Sugarloaf Key

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

As Monroe County crews continue working to repair the trail of damage left behind by Hurricane Irma, a Dolphin’s life was saved in the Florida Keys.Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

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How to Donate to Victims of Hurricane Maria

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

The victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico need our help now more than ever. There are several ways you can help those in need:

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Jeter Fires Marlins Executives Conine and McKeon

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Derek Jeter has fired Marlins executives Jeff Conine, Jack McKeon, Andre Dawson and Tony PerezPhoto Credit: Getty Images

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Man Shot Dead While Defending Homeless Man in Pembroke Park

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

A South Florida man was shot dead after he stepped in to protect an elderly homeless man from an irate man.Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff’s Office

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Marlins’ Stanton Remains on Pace for 60 Home Runs

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

With ten games left in the season, Giancarlo Stanton is still on pace for 60 home runsPhoto Credit: Getty Images

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Couple Leaves Keys For Good After New Home Totaled By Irma

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Ron St. Clair and Diane Holts are a married couple. Two weeks before Hurricane Irma’s eye passed over Ramrod Key, they moved into a new home. After the storm, they returned to their home to find it in ruins.

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USDA Approves D-SNAP Benefits For Over 40 Florida Counties

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved Disaster SNAP benefits to dozens of Florida counties affected by Hurricane Irma, including Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Recovery Efforts Underway in Puerto Rico After Maria

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Recovery efforts are now underway in Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria made landfall and destroyed many parts of the island.

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Family Gets Credit After Irma Causes Cruise Delay

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Hurricane Irma caused many people to have to forego cruise plans. The cruise lines have been busy with cruise credits.

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Former Exchange Student Accused of Teen Sexual Assault Faces Judge

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

A former exchange student who was arrested as part of the alleged sexual assault of a teen girl with her late husband faced a judge once again Friday.

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Gov. Scott Grants License-Free Fishing to First Responders

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is sending a big ‘thank you’ to law enforcement and first responders for their work preparing and responding to Hurricane Irma. They have been granted license-free freshwater and…

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Eleventh Victim Dies After Hollywood Nursing Home Tragedy

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

An eleventh resident of a Hollywood nursing home that had to be evacuated after a power outage tragedy has died, the medical examiner’s office confirmed Friday.

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Humane Society of Broward County’s Pets of the Week

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

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Flames Engulf Vehicles at Auto Repair Shop in SW Dade

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Several vehicles were burning at an auto repair shop in Southwest Miami-Dade.

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3 People Found Dead at Home in Southwest Miami-Dade

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Three people were found dead at a home in Southwest Miami-Dade Friday.

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NBC 6 Hosts Phone Bank for Hurricane & Earthquake Victims

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 are Caring for Our Community by teaming up with the American Red Cross.

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Weekend Happenings: Free Museum Entry, Luis Fonsi & More

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

From free festivals to concerts by chart-topping artists, this weekend is loaded with fun.Photo Credit: Getty

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Three vs. Jets

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

The Dolphins will take on the 0-2 Jets at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on SundayPhoto Credit: Getty Images

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Childcare Workers Who Taunted Autistic Boy Arrested: Report

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Two childcare workers who were caught on Snapchat video taunting and berating an 8-year-old autistic boy have reportedly turned themselves in, according to multiple media reports.Photo Credit: Winter Haven Police

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Finally, a Full Game Slate!

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

If you’re a fan of the Miami Hurricanes or Florida State Seminoles, you might be a little rusty with this season considering both teams haven’t played since September 2nd while Miami Dolphins head into…Photo Credit: Getty Images 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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Cars Burglarized at Miami-Dade, Miami Beach Fire Stations

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Officers arrived at Station 7, located on NW 94th Street and 22nd Avenue in Little River, shortly after 6 a.m. following a call about the break-ins.

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Man Charged With Making Threats to Doral Restaurants: Police

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Demond James was taken into custody and charged with three felony counts of making bomb threats along with two other felonies.Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department

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Amber Alert Cancelled After Florida Children Found Safe

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Officers in Eufaula, AL say that in the early hours of Friday morning, two guest at a hotel in the city called police after seeing the Amber Alert and recognizing the kids who were playing in the lobby.

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GoPro Video Shows Daring Hurricane Rescue In Florida Keys

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

During Hurricane Irma’s destruction in the Florida Keys, neighbors risked their lives to save a woman trapped within her home as her roof crumbled — a daring rescue captured in a dramatic GoPro video.

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Why Many Parking Garages Turned Away Drivers Before Irma

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Finding a safe place to park was one of the biggest complaints we heard here at NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 in the days leading up to Hurricane Irma.Many couldn’t find a spot or were turned away from large,…

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