After 14-months without a fight, Ultimate Fighting superstar Brock Lesnar returns to the Octagon Friday night against Alistair Overeem. The last time Lesnar fought he was the favorite, but he lost to Cane Velasquez. This time around the former Gophers and WWE wrestler is the underdog.
Ferocious winds, possible tornadoes leave destruction in MN
Numerous reports of tornadoes and nearly 100 mph straight-line winds.
Canoe carrying 4 overturns near St. John's University
Of the four, only one was wearing a lifejacket when the boat capsized Wednesday.
MN's craft alcohol makers back new push to loosen state's liquor laws
The pushback includes loosening restrictions on growler sales for bigger craft breweries and a more direct line of spirit sales to customers.
Twin Cities placed in tornado watch ahead of intense line of storms
Photo above is a view from Marshall as the line of storms moved through Thursday evening.
Tornado watch in MN as intense line of storms blasts through
The tornado watch is in effect until midnight.
Rare 'particularly dangerous situation' weather watch issued in SW MN
The warning covers an area of Minnesota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Nebraska.
Dad and 2 children killed in western Wisconsin house fire
A devastating house fire happened early Thursday morning.
2 suspects involved in Brooklyn Park armed carjacking
The incident happened Wednesday night near a shopping center and Cub.
Man sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for child pornography
Alexander John Odegaard was sentenced in U.S. District Court Tuesday.
Victim in I-90 crash was storm-chasing meteorologist from Mexico
Martha Llanos Rodriguez died in the wreck on I-90.
Lesnar accused of breaking Canadian hunting law
Former Golden Gopher national champion wrestler and Ultimate Fighting star Brock Lesnar was charged Thursday with deer hunting violations in Canada. Lesnar is charged with three counts of violating the Alberta Wildlife Act during a 2010 hunting trip. The maximum penalty for each charge is one-year in prison and a $50,000 fine.
Lesnar dropped by Overeem in first round, then stuns UFC world by announcing his retirement
Brock Lesnar's long-awaited return to the Octagon didn't last long Friday night at UFC 141 in Las Vegas, and he won't be back in another Octagon anytime soon. Alistair Overeem dropped Lesnar with a body kick and continued landing strikes and the fight was stopped in the first round. Immediately after the fight Lesnar surprised the UFC world by announcing his retirement.
Brock Lesnar wasn't WWE's 'mystery man' in Memphis
There was a bit of buzz in Memphis last night that Brock Lesnar would make a surprise appearance on WWE’s “Monday Night Raw” -- as the TV grapplers teased a mystery guest. It didn't happen -- but some still say it's a matter of "when" not "if" Lesnar will work for Vince McMahon again.
Report: Good indication Lesnar is considering UFC comeback
There's buzz about Brock Lesnar dropping his WWE championship so he can make a UFC comeback.
Brock Lesnar reportedly 'rips apart' WWE dressing room
It could have been scripted. It could be real. No one really knows. But former UFC star Brock Lesnar, now back with World Wrestling Entertainment, reportedly tore apart a WWE dressing room Sunday after a pay-per-view in Chicago.
A healthy Lesnar weighs-in, prepares for number one contender fight
The larger than life persona paired with a larger than life physique. Brock Lesnar is set to face equally mammoth heavyweight Alistair Overeem Friday night at UFC 141.
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