Northern California wildfires: Fierce winds to increase fire danger—Another round of gusty winds is forecast today for parts of North California dealing with devastating wildfires. So far, at least 23 have lost their lives and more than 3,500 structures/homes have been destroyed in wildfires that began late Sunday. This fire is one of the most destructive fire events in U.S. history. The winds are expected to calm down late today.
Time is running out for Austin to officially make a bid to become the second headquarters for Amazon. On the plus side, it would bring 50,000 jobs to the area. On the minus side, it would bring 50,000 jobs to the area. There are differing opinions about how positive or negative the impact would be.
AT&T is experiencing a major outage that is impacting customers across Central Texas, according to downdetector.com. The outage map shows the outage extends from San Marcos to Round Rock. The city of Kyle posted on Facebook stating phone calls in and out of city offices are not going through because of the outage.