Posts Tagged ‘Local News’

Woman Struck, Killed by Brightline Train in Boynton Beach

Saturday, January 13th, 2018

On the same day of an invitation-only media preview event, a Brightline high-speed train on Friday struck and killed a woman, the Boynton Beach Police Department said.

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SWAG on 6: Plantation High’s Duane ‘The Role Model’ Johnson

Saturday, January 13th, 2018

He’s got a name like a movie star, and he’s already a star at Plantation High School. Duane Johnson’s favorite class is aerospace engineering, but he’s right at home in AP calculus or on the football field. He’s

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Silent March Held to Commemorate 2010 Earthquake in Haiti

Friday, January 12th, 2018

A silent march is underway in Little Haiti as people gathered to commemorate the 8th anniversary of the massive earthquake in Haiti.Photo Credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS

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School Academies Named for Boy, 6, Shot and Killed in Miami

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Two years after 6-year-old King Carter was killed walking to the store to buy some candy, two new academies have been named after him in Miami.

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BSO, ATF Seek to End Serial Armed Robber’s 15-Store Streak

Friday, January 12th, 2018

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office is searching for the suspect accused in at least 15 armed robberies in South Florida since September.Photo Credit: Broward County Sheriff’s Office

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20-Year-Old Florida Man Claims $450M Mega Millions Jackpot

Friday, January 12th, 2018

A 20-year-old Florida man has come forward to claim last week’s $451 million Mega Millions jackpot.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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‘Be Vigilant’: Hollywood PD Amps Up Search for Sex Assaulter

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Hollywood Police say they’re amping up their patrols with specialized units around the clock as they try to apprehend a burglar and sexual assaulter who has struck three times since November.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Diver Dies After Being Pulled From Water Off Pompano Beach

Friday, January 12th, 2018

A diver has died after being pulled from the water at Pompano Beach Friday morning.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Diaz-Balart Won’t Comment on Trump’s Vulgarity at Meeting

Friday, January 12th, 2018

A Miami lawmaker who attended Thursday’s White House meeting where President Donald Trump reportedly referred to African nations as “s–thole countries” spoke out Friday but didn’t directly address the…Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Take a Look Inside the New Brightline Train

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Photo Credit: Ari Odzer/NBC 6

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Pembroke Pines Police Officer Wrangles 12-Foot Python

Friday, January 12th, 2018

A Pembroke Pines Police officer had his hands full when he responded to a call of a massive Burmese python Thursday night.Photo Credit: Pembroke Pines Police 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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Shaq Appointed Carnival Cruise’s New ‘Chief Fun Officer’

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Former Miami Heat star and NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal is joining Carnival Cruise Line’s management ranks as CFO: Chief Fun Officer.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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Rollover Crash Involving Work Truck Shuts Down Lanes of I-95

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Officials arrived at the scene shortly before 9 a.m. along the southbound lanes just after Hillsboro Blvd., where the median was damaged and debris was seen on the southbound lanes as well as the truck laid…

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Deadly Crash Shuts Down Major North Miami Beach Road

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Police have shut down a section of Biscayne Boulevard in North Miami Beach after a pedestrian was struck and killed.Officers arrived at the scene before 7 a.m. near Northeast 163rd Street, where the…

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‘Travesty’: Local Politicians React to Trump’s Comment

Friday, January 12th, 2018

South Florida politicians are condemning President Donald Trump’s reported comments in which he described some nations as “s**thole countries” during immigration discussions.Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images

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Weekend Happenings: Crabs, Crossfit and Contortionists

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Whether you’re looking to get a workout in, or sample some of the best seafood South Florida has to offer, there’s plenty to do this weekend. Here’s a preview of some of what’s going on around town.

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Hialeah Man Sustains Burns to Most of Body

Friday, January 12th, 2018

The Hialeah Fire Department on Thursday said a man was hospitalized due to severe burns.

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Ways to Get a Good Deal Signing Up for a Gym Membership

Friday, January 12th, 2018

If your New Year’s resolution includes signing up for a gym membership, there are a few things you should consider that could end up saving you some money.

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Disney World to Allow Guests to Purchase Extra Fast Passes

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Walt Disney World is offering a new way for guests to personalize their vacations by allowing them to purchase additional fast passes.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Burglar Sexually Assaulted Person in Hollywood Home: Police

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Hollywood police are searching for a suspect who sexually assaulted a person during a house burglary early Thursday.Photo Credit: NBC6.com

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Allegation Investigated Against Miami Beach Commissioner

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Ricky Arriola, a Miami native and successful businessman, was first elected to the commission in 2015 for a four year term representing Group Five.Photo Credit: City of Miami Beach 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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Pitbull To Open ‘iLov305’ Restaurant in Miami Beach

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Photo Credit: Courtesy: Escheverria Design Group for iLov 305 Restaurant and Nightlife

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Davie Martial Arts Studio Owner Accused of Child Abuse

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The owner of a martial arts studio in Davie was arrested on a child abuse charge after police say he threw an 8-year-old boy to the ground, leaving him badly bruised.Photo Credit: Davie Police

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Man Injured in Deputy-Involved Shooting in Lauderdale Lakes

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

A man was injured in a deputy-involved shooting in Lauderdale Lakes Thursday morning, Broward Sheriff’s Office officials said.Photo Credit: Amanda Plasencia/NBC 6

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Person Struck, Killed by Tri-Rail Train in NE Miami-Dade

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Police are investigating a crash in Northeast Miami-Dade involving a Tri-Rail train that left one person dead.Officers arrived the scene near NE 6th Avenue and 187th Street shortly after 6 a.m….

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No One Hurt as Rollover Crash on Turnpike Causes Delays

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Chopper 6 was over the scene, where a truck could be seen on its side and a SUV with damage to its front end.

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Miami-Dade Police Unveiling eCitation Ticket Program

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The new eCitation program began this week as an extension of the software previously used be officers when creating crash reports and writing tickets.

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Brightline High Speed Train Releases First Ticket Prices

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Travel time is expected to be between 35 and 40 minutes each way with the first train departing at 6 a.m. each day and ending at 11 p.m.Photo Credit: Brightline

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Hall of Famer Mike Piazza Selling His Miami Beach Mansion

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Baseball hall of famer Mike Piazza is selling his waterfront Miami Beach mansion for $18,500,000.00. The 20,000 square foot mansion boasts eight bedrooms and nine bathrooms, an oversized gourmet kitchen,…Photo Credit: The Jills

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Suspect in Shooting of Pregnant Woman in Miami-Dade Arrested

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The Miami-Dade Police Department on Wednesday said the suspect accused of shooting a pregnant woman, whose baby died, has been arrested in the Cayman Islands.

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