President Obama has lifted a 41 year embargo and will now allow arms to be sold to Vietnam. It is a response to China being more aggressive in the area.
Absentee ballots are to be counted by Today and could decide Austria’s presidential runoff between far-right candidate Norbert Hofer and independent Alexander Van der Bellen. The candidates were in a statistical dead heat with 50% each after all the direct votes were tallied. In years past this has been more of a ceremonial position. . .however, One major difference in the two is their stance on immigration.
Police are asking for our help in finding the driver who hit and killed a four-year-old boy Sunday night. It happened shortly after 5:00 p.m. on Cameron Rd. near Clayton Ln. in northeast Austin. The parents gave first aid but the child passed away at Dell Children’s Hosptal. The suspect vehicle is described as an older white and tan Chevy Silverado with a ladder in the back of the cargo bed.
Two more possible rock throwing cases along Interstate 35 in downtown Austin are under investigation. The first one was after 10:00 on the upper deck of northbound I-35 The second call came in one minute later a little farther south on the lower deck. In both cases there were people taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.