Report Updates Response Gaps At Va. Tech Shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Some Virginia Tech officials warned their own families about 90 minutes before a campus-wide alert was issued in the 2007 slayings of 32 people, according to a revised state report that details new fumbles in the response to the worst mass shooting in U.S. history....

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