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One man on the run after shooting Columbia home

One man on the run after shooting Columbia home

A home in Columbia was hit by gunshots early Wednesday.

The shooting happened shortly after 4 a.m. in the 600 block of Washington Avenue.

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Missouri Auditor Schweich joins GOP primary for governor

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich (shwyk) says he is running for governor in 2016.

Jury deliberating in trial for man accused of beating toddler to death

A Cass County jury is deliberating Wednesday in the trial for a Mid-Missouri man accused of killing a baby and staging his death to look like a hit-and-run accident.


Layoffs planned at Columbia IBM branch

ABC 17 News confirmed Wednesday layoffs are planned at International Business Machines, also known as IBM.

CPD lobby open for online exchange safe zone

The Columbia Police Department has opened its lobby for online buyers and purchasers to exchange their items safely.

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Missouri Attorney General endorses body cameras for police

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's attorney general says police should wear body cameras more frequently but that the public and media shouldn't have unfettered access to the recordings.

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Missouri lawmakers, elected officials likely to get raise

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers and state elected officials likely will be getting a pay raise.

Man shoots at his girlfriend and her children, standoff ensues

Jefferson City police respond to an over night shots fired call, which leads to a standoff. The suspect 34 year old Heriberto Martinez has been charged with seven felonies, including domestic assault, 1st degree child endangerment, unlawful use of a weapon, felony restraint and armed criminal action. He is currently…

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Missouri panel hears objections to voter photo ID proposal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Republican lawmakers say requiring photo identification at the polls will prevent voter impersonation fraud.

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Missouri House to halt committee meetings at country club

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House is putting an end to committee meetings at country clubs and restaurants.

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Millions to owe Affordable Care Act tax penalty

Some 3 million to 6 million Americans will have to pay an Affordable Care Act tax penalty for not having health insurance last year, Treasury officials said Wednesday.

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