TOP 9 NEWS: Week of Aug. 11-17 in review - KMSP-TV

TOP 9 NEWS: Week of Aug. 11-17 in review

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In today's fast-paced world, it can be tough to keep up with the news each and every day. Stay in the know with the Sunday summary of the nine most-read articles on from the past week.

1. City leaders get earful on gang violence in east St. Paul

With a mob beating on the Fourth of July, a deadly fight a few weeks ago and a recent gang beating that a man critically injured, neighbors aimed plenty of tough questions at St. Paul city leaders on Thursday.

2. VIDEO: UFOs seen over Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis?

Video of two objects moving and hovering above downtown Minneapolis is kindling curiosity and sparking a debate online over what type of aircraft were involved and whether they were man-made.

3. Pit bull kills Yorkshire terrier at Eden Prairie dog park

A grieving pet owner is calling for change at Eden Prairie's Flying Cloud Dog Park after her 6-pound Yorkshire terrier was attacked and killed by a bigger dog on Monday.

4. Man killed, man injured in New Prague construction hole fall

A construction worker on a power line project north of New Prague was killed and another was injured Wednesday morning after the two plummeted into a 50-foot hole, Scott County Sheriff Kevin Studnicka confirmed.

5. 2 charged in fatal shooting of Minn. National Guard sergeant

Two people were charged Monday in connection with the fatal shooting of a Minnesota National Guard sergeant, one of whom was his wife.

6. St. Paul boy, 9, loses feet in train track accident

A 9-year-old boy who was playing near a moving train had both of his feet severed after falling on the tracks near the intersection of Farrington Street and Ivy Avenue in St. Paul on Thursday.

7. Burnsville hoarder house cleaner charged with felony theft

A 35-year-old Bloomington woman is facing a felony theft charge after employees and her client accused her of taking cash that was stowed away in a condemned Burnsville hoarder home her company cleaned.

8. Former Eagan Super America manager protests firing

A former manager of a Super America gas station in Eagan tells FOX 9 News he got the ax for not calling his bosses soon enough after a crime scene showed up at the store's front door on Tuesday morning.

9. PHOTOS: Minn. dog to make full recovery after eating 2 lbs. of rocks

A dog with abnormal appetite that left the pooch with "rock hard abs" underwent emergency surgery at BluePearl Veterinary hospital in Eden Prairie on Wednesday to remove 16 rocks weighing almost 2 lbs.

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