MORNING-MidwestDigest-08-21-17

Max Armstrong talks about solar eclipse. (audio)

It may not rain on your parade. Some of you hoping to experience the eclipse may have clouds. Chicago's Alder Plantitariium having parking lot viewing party. Ancient culture viewed eclipse as sing of wrath from higher power.

Across the U.S., 8% of farmers enjoy high speed internet on the farm. About 2% still have to use dial up modem for internet access. In South Dakota, 4% still use dial-up.

A Missouri congresswoman who said she hopes Donald Trump is assassinated is facing calls to resign. She didn't say she'd resign, but she did apologize to the president over the weekend.

Janet's Planet host says interest in today's eclipse has been astronomical. 

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