Texts: Atlanta tried to shroud public records, sow confusion


ATLANTA (AP) — A profanity-laced exchange of text messages shows that an Atlanta city spokeswoman advised a city official to be "as unhelpful as possible" in responding to a public records request.


School shooting calls released; gun bill on governor's desk


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Among the newly released recordings of 911 calls from deadly Florida school shooting, the parents of a 17-year-old girl can be heard telling a dispatcher that their daughter is texting from a classroom where the door's glass was shot out. "Three shot in her room. Oh my God. Oh my God," the mother says, raising her voice.


  • Written by By BRENDAN FARRINGTON and GARY FINEOUT , Associated Press