Spokesman: State auditor dead following self-inflicted gunshot wound

The spokesman for Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich confirmed Thursday afternoon Schweich is dead following a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Lawmakers, friends react to news of state auditor's death

Clayton Police confirmed Thursday afternoon State Auditor Tom Schweich died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

MO Auditor Tom Schweich dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound

Schweich leaves behind political legacy

Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich passed away late Thursday morning after an apparent suicide.

Spokesman: State auditor dead following self-inflicted gunshot wound

The spokesman for Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich confirmed Thursday afternoon Schweich is dead following a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Missouri lawmaker wants to cut funds for Common Core testing

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri House Speaker John Diehl says the state will strip $4.5 million in funding for membership to a group that makes tests for the national Common Core education standards.

Mexico Police investigating death of man found on sidewalk

Mexico Police are investigating the death of a man after he was found lying on a sidewalk.

Three face charges after vandalizing cars in downtown Columbia

Three people face charges after Columbia Police said they vandalized ten cars downtown.

Overnight precipitation makes roads slick

Overnight freezing rain and snow made roads around Mid-Missouri slick Thursday morning. Roads were covered enough to have city plows in both Columbia and Jefferson City out to clear them.

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Man arrested in connection to Break Time robbery in Fulton

A man has been arrested for allegedly robbing a Fulton convenience store at knife point.

SWAT team serves search warrant in Belle

Three people arrested, one child removed from home during drug bust

Casey Lewis

Jury finds Casey Lewis guilty of first degree murder

On Wednesday night at 8:50, a Boone County jury found Casey Lewis of Columbia guilty of first degree murder.

Delta planes at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

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Atlanta airport steps up worker security

The country's busiest airport has started screening employee bags before allowing workers into secure areas and shutting down access doors to the airfield in the wake of a gun-smuggling operation, CNN has confirmed.

Until recently, Atlanta's Hartsfiel...

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