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.
Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Friday that Clint Eastwood was just being himself during an unorthodox speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday.