- Man dies after crashing motorcycle into school bus Updated: Aug-27-15 3:59 pm
LAKELAND, Florida - A central Florida man is dead after authorities say he crashed his motorcycle into a school bus while fleeing a traffic stop.
- Man gets life sentence for stabbing man 41 times Updated: Aug-27-15 5:46 am
BARTOW, Florida - A central Florida man will spend the rest of his life in prison for stabbing a homeless man and dumping his body in a citrus grove.
- Polytechnic board approves nearly $1M for presidential home Updated: Aug-21-15 5:58 am
LAKELAND, Florida - Florida Polytechnic University's board of trustees has agreed to buy President Randy Avent a $975,000 home.
- Woman indicted in deaths of 6-year-old daughter, father Updated: Aug-19-15 7:41 am
BARTOW, Florida - A grand jury has indicted a 25-year-old Lakeland woman in the deaths of her father and 6-year-old daughter.
- 2 killed in nearly head-on collision Updated: Aug-14-15 5:29 pm
LAKELAND, Florida - Two people are dead after authorities say their cars collided nearly head-on in central Florida.
- Toddler dies after being found face down in kiddie pool Updated: Aug-12-15 6:52 am
LAKELAND, Florida - An investigation is underway after a toddler was found face down and unresponsive in a kiddie pool.
- Police investigate after toddler shot in leg Updated: Aug-11-15 5:29 pm
LAKELAND, Florida - Central Florida detectives are trying to figure out how a 13-month-old girl got shot in the leg.
- 1 dead, 1 injured after stabbing at Lakeland boarding house Updated: Aug-09-15 9:37 am
LAKELAND, Florida - Authorities have arrested a suspect they say went on the run after fatally stabbing another man because he was kicked out of a Lakeland home.
- Amazon adds 2,000 new jobs in Florida Updated: Aug-04-15 3:05 am
LAKELAND, Florida - Amazon is adding 2,000 new jobs at its Florida fulfillment centers in Ruskin and Lakeland.
- Amazon to add 2,000 new jobs in Florida Updated: Aug-03-15 6:01 pm
RUSKIN, Florida - Amazon is nearly doubling its number of workers at two Florida fulfillment centers.
- Sheriff: Woman charged with killing her father and daughter Updated: Aug-03-15 4:43 pm
LAKELAND, Florida - A 25-year-old central Florida woman told detectives that she acted in self-defense when her father and 6-year-old daughter were fatally stabbed, according to an arrest affidavit released Monday, but detectives aren't buying her story and she's facing two counts of first-degree murder.