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 2021-05-11 19:34 

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Woman Posed as Student, Snuck Into American Senior High to Promote Instagram Page: Cops...

A 28-year-old woman posed as a student and snuck into a high school in Hialeah to try to promote her Instagram page, police said. Audrey Nicole Francisquini was arrested on burglary and other charges after she entered American Senior High School through t...

 2021-05-11 19:27 

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Why Gas Shortages and Rising Prices Have Hit Florida...

Gas prices are on the rise across the U.S. after a cyberattack last Friday caused portions of the Colonial Pipeline to shut down. The average gasoline prices in the U.S. jumped six cents Tuesday and may continue to rise as states bare the ripple effects o...

 2021-05-11 18:39 

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14-Year-Old Boy Charged in Florida Girl's Death Faces Judge...

Classmates, friends and family members gathered for a candlelight vigil in honor of a 13-year-old cheerleader whose body was found in the northeast Florida woods, after a 14-year-old neighbor was arrested in her death. The juvenile made his first appearan...

 2021-05-11 18:23 

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Hialeah Psychiatric Health Facility Worker Accused of Sexual Battery of Patient...

An employee at a psychiatric health facility in Hialeah has been arrested for sexual battery. Yadiel Perez-Delgado, 34, was arrested Monday on charges of sexual battery, sexual misconduct and false imprisonment, an arrest report said. According to the rep...

 2021-05-11 17:42 

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Teacher Sentenced for Recording Naked Girls at School Near Tampa...

A 52-year-old teacher was sentenced to 15 years in prison for secretly recording videos of students as they changed clothes in his fashion design classroom at a Florida high school. Mark William Ackett also must remain a registered sex offender for the re...

 2021-05-11 16:09 

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Motorcyclist Killed in Hialeah Morning Crash With Truck...

Police are investigating an early morning crash in Hialeah that killed a man who was on his motorcycle. Chopper 6 was over the scene near West 5 th Street and Okeechobee Road, where the motorcycle collided with a pick-up truck that suffered damage. Police...

 2021-05-11 15:14 

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No Swimming Advisory Issued After Sewer Pipe Struck, Wastewater Spilled Into Biscayne Bay...

Emergency repairs continue Tuesday morning after a five-foot wastewater main was struck near downtown Miami, causing wastewater to spill into Biscayne Bay. Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department officials say a contractor performing drilling near Northeast...

 2021-05-11 14:29 

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Former Pres. Trump a 'Bona Fide Employee' of Mar-a-Lago, Allowed to Live at Resort: Lawyer...

A lawyer for the South Florida town where former President Donald Trump's famed Mar-a-Lago resort resides says it's perfectly legal for him to live there, calling the former Commander-in-Chief a 'bona fide employee.' John C. Randolph came ...

 2021-05-11 13:51 

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1 Man Killed, 1 Man in Custody After Late Night Shooting in North Lauderdale...

One man was killed and another man was taken into police custody after a late night shooting Monday in North Lauderdale. Broward Sheriff's Office officials say deputies responded to the scene shortly after 10 p.m. near the 8000 block of Southwest 7 th...

 2021-05-11 13:32 

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6 Things to Know: ValuJet Crash Victims Remembered 25 Years Later, Panthers Secure Home Ice for Playoff Series...

It's Tuesday, May 11 th and NBC 6 has the top stories for the day. No. 1 New details have emerged in the case of a Miami-Dade Police lieutenant and former high-ranking union member who allegedly forced his way into a woman's hotel room before he s...

 2021-05-11 12:46 

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Florida Vaccine Updates: New Sites for Doses Open Across Miami-Dade This Week...

Across South Florida, various locations will be opening their doors over the course of this week to allow residents to get the needed doses of the coronavirus vaccine. Here's what we know today about the coronavirus outbreak in Florida, and the effort...

 2021-05-11 07:13 

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Pfizer Vaccine Authorization Welcomed News for Many Parents...

Pfizer's two-dose COVID-19 vaccine could be given to kids aged 12-15 as soon as this week. The Food and Drug Administration gave emergency use status to the Pfizer- BioNtech vaccine for use in that adolescent age group. And for parents like Thelma Fer...

 2021-05-11 06:50 

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First Responders, Families Remember 1996 ValuJet Crash...

Tuesday marks 25 years since ValuJet Flight 592 crashed in the Everglades, killing all 110 people on board. The plane took off from Miami to Atlanta on May 11, 1996. But about 10 minutes later, it plunged into the Everglades after oxygen canisters ignited...

 2021-05-11 06:06 

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Driedger Gets Third Shutout as Florida Panthers Beat Tampa Bay Lightning...

Chris Driedger stopped 30 shots to record his third shutout of the season, Juho Lammikko scored a short-handed goal, and the Florida Panthers secured home-ice advantage for the opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 4-0 win over the Tampa Bay Li...

 2021-05-11 04:51 

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Dorian's Destruction: Abacos Still Recovering 2 Years After Hurricane...

Hurricane Dorian made landfall nearly two years ago and the scars are still visible across the Abacos: Endless fields of trees sheared in half and missing their tops. Twisted and mangled steal. Boats nowhere near the ocean. Telephone poles snapped like tw...

 2021-05-11 03:28 

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Miss Haiti Spends Time in South Florida Before the Miss Universe 2021 Pageant...

Eden Berandoive says representing her country Haiti in this year's Miss Universe is an honor. "It's a huge responsibility, I have to make my country proud of me," she said. Berandoive was crowned with the title of "Miss Haiti" in D...

 2021-05-11 02:29 

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Pandemic Debt: What to Consider Before Filing for Bankruptcy...

The pandemic has put a financial strain on so many families, and some of you may even feel like you're in financial ruin. The number of people filing for bankruptcy has actually dropped during the pandemic because of federal protections. But if you ar...

 2021-05-11 01:58 

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Lightning Sends Chunk of Highway Through Truck in Florida...

A lightning strike in Florida launched a chunk of highway pavement through a truck windshield and injured two people inside the vehicle on Monday morning, according to fire officials. The Walton County Fire Rescue responded to the accident on Interstate 1...

 2021-05-11 01:42 

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Broward County Public Schools and Runcie Agree on Severance Proposal...

They have an agreement. The attorney representing Broward County Public Schools superintendent Robert Runcie has accepted a separation proposal from School Board Chair Dr. Rosalind Osgood. The bottom line: it's worth $743,000. "It's very impor...

 2021-05-11 00:03 

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No Charges for Florida Principal Who Spanked Girl...

A Florida elementary school principal will not be prosecuted for spanking a 6-year-old girl in front of her mother last month, officials said. The State Attorney's Office that covers Hendry County released a memo Friday explaining that corporal punish...

 2021-05-10 23:59 

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Suspect Wanted in Sunrise Bank Robbery: FBI...

The FBI is searching for a suspect who they say robbed a bank in Sunrise Monday morning. The robbery happened around 10:12 a.m. at the Chase Bank at 3300 N. University Drive when the suspect entered and demanded money from an employee, FBI officials said....

 2021-05-10 23:40 

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Florida Adds Over 2,290 New Covid Cases, Reports 52 More Resident Deaths Monday...

Florida's confirmed COVID-19 cases increased by more than 2,290 Monday, as the state's virus-related death toll rose by 52. The 2,296 new confirmed COVID-19 cases brought Florida's total to 2,272,102 since the outbreak began, according to figu...

 2021-05-10 23:28 

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No Arrests Yet in Aventura Mall Weekend Shooting That Wounded 3, Caused Panic...

No arrests have been made yet in the Saturday afternoon shooting at Aventura Mall that left three people injured and sent shoppers running for safety, authorities said Monday. In a statement Monday, Aventura Police said multiple people were detained for q...

 2021-05-10 22:31 

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New Details in Sex Battery Allegations Against Miami-Dade Police Lieutenant, Ex-Union Official...

A Miami-Dade Police lieutenant and former high-ranking union member allegedly forced his way into a woman's hotel room before he sexually battered her, according to a police report released Monday. Lt. John Anthony Jenkins, 50, turned himself in Frida...

 2021-05-10 20:27 

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Man Dead, Suspect in Custody After Shooting Outside Immigration Building in Orlando...

A man is dead and a suspect was in custody after a shooting outside a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services building in Orlando Monday morning. The shooting happened around 9:45 a.m. outside the building on Corporate Center Boulevard, Orlando Police o...

 2021-05-10 19:54 

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Man Shot and Killed in Domestic Incident at Weston Home: BSO...

Authorities are investigating a domestic incident that ended in a fatal shooting at a home in Weston early Monday. Broward Sheriff's Office officials said deputies responded to the home in the 1600 block of Eastlake Way just before 3 a.m. When deputie...

 2021-05-10 19:15 

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Woman Crashes After Fleeing Fatal Hit-and-Run in Pompano Beach: BSO...

A woman who struck and killed a pedestrian in Pompano Beach fled the scene before crashing into another car minutes later, authorities said. The incident happened around 10 p.m. Friday when the pedestrian was struck and killed in the 200 block of Northwes...

 2021-05-10 18:47 

NBC 6 South Florida

Florida Joins States With Publix Pharmacies Offering Walk-In COVID Vaccines...

Publix pharmacies are now accepting walk-ins for the COVID-19 vaccine at all of their locations across seven states. The Lakeland-based supermarket chain said on its website that customers have the choice of the two-dose Moderna vaccine, or the one-dose J...

 2021-05-10 18:12 

NBC 6 South Florida

Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Returns to Florida Keys...

After skipping a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the annual Hemingway Look-Alike Contest is set to return to the Florida Keys this summer. The 40th contest is scheduled for July 22-24 with a reduced entry field, organizer Donna Edwards said Frid...

 2021-05-10 16:34 

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Body Found Hours After North Florida Teen Reported as Missing...

Authorities have found a body believed to be a 13-year-old girl who had been reported missing on Sunday morning. The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that Tristyn Bailey was last seen around 1:15 a.m. at the Durbin Amenity Cent...

 2021-05-10 16:34 

NBC 6 South Florida

14-Year-Old Arrested in Death of North Florida Teen Girl Previously Reported Missing...

Authorities found a body of a 13-year-old girl who had been reported missing on Sunday morning and arrested one of her classmates in the case, charging him with second degree murder. The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that Tr...

 2021-05-10 16:11 

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Miami International Airport Opens Vaccine Pop-Up Locations Monday...

Miami International Airport will now be administering Pfizer vaccines on-site to airport employees, their family and friends, and travelers who live and work in Florida. From Monday until May 14 th , anyone seeking to get vaccinated can go to MIA and rece...

 2021-05-10 16:01 

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FWC Officials Debate Allowing Limited Harvest of Goliath Grouper...

Florida may lift its three-decade ban on catching and killing goliath groupers, with wildlife officials saying the coastal fish's numbers have rebounded from when they were driven to near-extinction by overfishing and environmental damage. The Florida...

 2021-05-10 15:23 

NBC 6 South Florida

Virtual Job Fair Helping South Floridians Get Back To Work...

For five days, a free virtual fair will offer South Florida residents help in relaunching their careers. The goal of the Return2Work Virtual Fair this week is simple: get people back into the workforce. The event is sponsored by the cities of Lauderhill, ...

 2021-05-10 13:53 

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Alert Issued for Missing North Florida Child...

Officials are looking for a missing child who was last seen this past weekend in a North Florida city. Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued the missing child alert for 11-year-old Godric Bennett, who was last seen Sunday in the city of Jacksonvill...

 2021-05-10 13:53 

NBC 6 South Florida

Alert Canceled After Missing North Florida Child Found Safe...

Officials have canceled the search for a missing child who was last seen this past weekend in a North Florida city after he was found safe. Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued the missing child alert for 11-year-old Godric Bennett, who was last s...

 2021-05-10 13:33 

NBC 6 South Florida

6 Things to Know: New Vaccine Site at Major Travel Hub, Chaos After Aventura Mall Shooting...

It's Monday, May 10 th and NBC 6 has the top stories for the day. No. 1 Miami International Airport will soon be administering Pfizer vaccines on-site to airport employees, their family and friends, and travelers who live and work in Florida. From May...

 2021-05-10 12:43 

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Florida Vaccine Updates: Miami Int'l Airport Opening Pfizer Vaccine Site on Monday...

Several locations across one South Florida county will be opening vaccines sites starting Monday including one location at one of the busiest travel sites in the entire country. Here's what we know today about the coronavirus outbreak in Florida, and ...

 2021-05-10 06:10 

NBC 6 South Florida

Teen Hospitalized in Serious Condition After Crash in Lauderhill...

Several people, including a young teenager, were hospitalized after a major crash Sunday evening in Lauderhill. According to Lauderhill Police, a black Infinity driving east on Sunrise Boulevard hit a silver Nissan that was making a turn at the intersecti...

 2021-05-10 04:15 

NBC 6 South Florida

Taylor's 10th-Inning RBI Helps Milwaukee Brewers Beat Miami Marlins...

Tyrone Taylor hit a two-out, tiebreaking single in the 10thinning, and seven Milwaukee Brewers pitchers combined on a six-hitter to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 Sunday. Anthony Bass (1-3) retired the first two batters in the 10th, but after an intentional w...

 2021-05-10 04:11 

NBC 6 South Florida

Butler Strong Down Stretch, Miami Heat Hold Off Boston Celtics...

Jimmy Butler had 26 points and 11 assists to help the Miami Heat hold off the Boston Celtics 130-124 Sunday as the teams fight for position in the tight Eastern Conference playoff race. Duncan Robinson added 22 points and Bam Adebayo finished with 20 for ...

 2021-05-10 03:45 

NBC 6 South Florida

Hundreds Come Out for the Return of the Fort Lauderdale Air Show...

After a yearlong absence, the Fort Lauderdale Air Show was in full swing, with 6-year-old Summer Hayden at the beach with her family, happy to see the planes high above. Summer's mom, Jenna Hayden, says coming out to the Air Show is a family tradition...

 2021-05-10 00:07 

NBC 6 South Florida

Broward County School Halts Use of Book About a Black Boy's Killing...

The Broward County Public Schools board is halting the use of a fictional book about a Black boy who is killed by a white officer after a police union complained to the school district that is anti-police "propaganda."; The South Florida Sun-Sentin...

 2021-05-10 00:01 

NBC 6 South Florida

Florida Adds Over 3,200 New Covid Cases, Reports 31 More Resident Deaths Sunday...

Florida's confirmed COVID-19 cases increased by more than 3,200 Sunday, as the state's virus-related death toll rose by 31. The 3,231 new confirmed COVID-19 cases brought Florida's total to 2,269,806 since the outbreak began, according to figu...

 2021-05-09 17:28 

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Three Injured in Shooting at House Party in Miramar...

Three people, including one 14-year-old girl, were shot Saturday night at a house party in Miramar. The incident occurred in the 17000 block of Southwest 31st Court inside the Pelican Cove community. Police say the incident happened after two women left t...

 2021-05-09 16:01 

NBC 6 South Florida

ICYMI: Lawsuits Follow DeSantis Signing Elections Law, Mother-Daughter Battle Breast Cancer Together...

Here are some of the top stories from the last week from NBC 6 News: Lawsuits Follow Gov. Ron DeSantis Signing Elections Law Governor Ron DeSantis signed SB 90 Thursday, an election reform bill which adds more voting requirements for vote by mail ballots ...

 2021-05-09 15:58 

NBC 6 South Florida

Florida Vaccine Updates: Miami-Dade County To Open 3 Vaccine Locations Next Week...

In one South Florida city, a pop-up event will take place allowing residents the chance to get vaccinated for the first time. Here's what we know today about the coronavirus outbreak in Florida, and the effort to stop it. More Vaccine News coronavirus...

 2021-05-09 15:35 

NBC 6 South Florida

Rain Chances Increase in South Florida With Possible Passing Showers This Mother's Day...

The chances of rain are higher in South Florida today, so if you are planning to take mom somewhere to celebrate this Mother's Day, pack an umbrella. Rain chances have increased today to 30% given the increase in activity already this morning. While t...

 2021-05-09 07:12 

NBC 6 South Florida

Man Shot, Killed at Miami-Dade Wendy's...

A man was killed in a shooting after getting into an argument Saturday at a Wendy's in northwest Miami-Dade. The shooting happened at around 6:23 p.m. inside the fast food restaurant in the 11900 block of Northwest 27th Place, according to Miami-Dade ...

 2021-05-09 06:18 

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Wennberg's Hat Trick Leads Florida Panthers Over Tampa Bay Lightning...

Alex Wennberg scored three goals to lead the Florida Panthers past the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Saturday night, keeping alive Florida's hopes of earning home-ice advantage in the upcoming first-round playoff series between the intrastate rivals. The...

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