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News Minute: Here is the latest Missouri news from The Associated Press

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police are investigating the shooting death of a woman. The shooting happened last night in north St. Louis. The victim was shot in the chest. Authorities say they do not have any suspects. It was the 71st homicide in St. Louis this year.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A lawsuit by Normandy school district parents over changes to student attendance rules has been scaled back after the state again altered its transfer policy. The complaint previously named the Brentwood, Clayton, Ladue, Parkway, Pattonville and Ritenour school systems. The plaintiffs asked a judge to drop all but Pattonville and Ritenour from the lawsuit because the other districts have agreed to accept Normandy students.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The University of Missouri-St. Louis has set a new fundraising record. Chancellor Thomas George says $31.2 million was raised during the 2013-14 fiscal year. That's $10 million better than the previous year's fundraising total. The University of Missouri-Columbia also set a fundraising record by bringing in $164.5 million for the fiscal year.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri's chief banking regulator is stepping down from the job. Finance Commissioner Rich Weaver is retiring tomorrow after a three-decade career that began by working in the division's mail room in 1985. Weaver had spent five years as the division's deputy commissioner before Nixon appointed him to the top spot in April 2009.

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