Today at 3 on KTOO-FM, Amanda Compton hosts. We’ll find out about AARP’s free tax preparation services, with guest, Sharon Lowe; Katie Chapman, from NAMI-JUNEAU, will tell us about their upcoming Family-to-Family classes; we’ll learn about this week’s olive oil tastings, with guest Jennifer Nu; and we’ll learn about this week at Eaglecrest from Jeffra Clough.
- One initiative would require insurers to cover people with pre-existing conditions. It also would allow parents to cover their children until they turn 26.
- President Trump hasn't mentioned it as he's defended the memorabilia over the past week, but historians say the statues were originally built to send a clear message to black Americans.
- Thousands of counterprotesters gathered in Boston Common to meet the rally participants, who said they have no connection to those who perpetrated violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, last week.
- Eleven states are in the path of total darkness. Follow the astronomical phenomenon's journey across America along with NPR journalists and others experiencing the eclipse.