A Lakeland motorcyclist was killed after a car pulled in front of him Sunday evening in Polk County.
Two people have died from injuries sustained in a Lakeland house fire that started late Monday evening.
For the second time in 18 months, a club concert promoter used his legally concealed gun to fend off an attacker, police said.
A 14-year-old was behind the wheel in a multivehicle crash Monday that killed her mother and 8-year-old sister, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said.
Mitt Romney got on to the business of being the Republican presidential nominee by stumping at a convention farewell rally before heading to Louisiana to tour storm damage cause by Hurricane Isaac.