Mic Wakeup: Mass shooting in Texas church, #ParadisePapers and (perhaps) looming Mueller charges

Mic Wakeup: Mass shooting in Texas church, #ParadisePapers and (perhaps) looming Mueller charges
First Baptist Church, the site of a mass shooting on Sunday in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Mic
First Baptist Church, the site of a mass shooting on Sunday in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Mic

Here are three stories to start your day on Monday, Nov. 6.

Shooting at Texas church

People participate in a candlelight vigil held for the victims of a fatal shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on Sunday.
People participate in a candlelight vigil held for the victims of a fatal shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on Sunday. Laura Skelding/AP

On Sunday, a gunman entered a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and killed at least 25 people. The alleged gunman has been identified as 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley — not Sam Hyde. The motive for the shooting is not immediately known.

The Paradise Papers

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross appears before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross appears before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. J. Scott Applewhite/AP

Three hundred eighty-one journalists from 67 countries and 96 media partners have been investigating the so-called Paradise Papers, a 13.4 million-file leak largely concerning a firm called Appleby. They shed new light on how individuals and companies flout regulations through offshore holdings. They also show that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has undisclosed ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s family and a Jared Kushner associate invested Kremlin money in Facebook and Twitter.

Mueller, Mueller, Mueller!

Robert Mueller testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee in June 2013.
Robert Mueller testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee in June 2013. Alex Wong/Getty Images

NBC News reported Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly has enough evidence to bring charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his son, Mike Flynn Jr. The charging of the elder Flynn would mark the first member of Trump’s administration ensnared by the probe. Here’s everything we know.

Nov. 6, 2017, 7:51 a.m.: This article has been updated.