Republican state Senator Ralph Shortey submits his letter of resignation after his arrest for engaging in child prostitution with a 17-year-old boy.
More than 50 victims of the massacre have filed a lawsuit against Omar Mateen's security firm and widow, Noor Salman, claiming they failed to prevent the mass shooting in June 2016.
The 38-year-old woman has been identified as Alphonza Watson.
The political career of Oklahoma state Sen. Ralph Shortey looks to be over as police recommend three prostitution-related charges against him, including soliciting sex with a minor.
Today is a national day of action to bring attention to the murders of trans women of color.
"This funding will provide important support to the victims, their loved ones and communities who were affected by last year's devastating attack on Pulse nightclub," said Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
CNET reports that Germany's minister of justice will propose a law that slaps large fines on social media platforms for not properly controlling online abuse.