The United Nations Security Council is expected to hold an emergency session Wednesday after tensions heightened between Washington and Pyongyang after North Korea test-launched a missile capable of reaching the United States.
Firefighters with the Austin Fire Department brought a fire at a northeast Austin body shop under control Wednesday morning near the intersection of Anderson Lane and Cameron Road. Fire crews say the fire heavily damaged a single wide mobile home, two sheds, and several automobiles. AFD crews are currently trying to get in touch with the owners of the body shop. They are waiting until daylight to go inside and investigate the cause of the fire.
Kiddie Acres amusement park on Howard Lane in North Austin is closing. The owners are retiring. It’s been there for 38 years.