The big solar eclipse is today! It will begin at around 1:15 in CNY and be at it’s peak at around 2:30, before ending at around 4pm. We won’t get a total eclipse here. Remember, DO NOT look up at the sun without specialized glasses during the eclipse.
In honor of the eclipse, which the last time we had a total one was in 1979, the Fair will offer 1979 ticket prices today! Starting at 1:15, tickets good for admission on any day will go on sale for $3. There are only 1,979 tickets available and all are online.
President Trump will lay out his strategy for the war in Afghanistan tonight in a Primetime Address. The war in Afghanistan has been going on now for 15 years.
Ten sailors are missing after the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore. Five other sailors are injured. Search and rescue operations are underway.
Taylor Swift has mysteriously deleted all information from her website and social-media accounts. There’s no word on why, but many fans believe she may be announcing a new album.
Wegmans opens their first Burger Bar in CNY today in Dewitt. They have gourmet burgers that you can watch chefs prepare.
And Jerry Lewis died at the age of 91 this weekend.
Listen to Pat McMahon in the Morning every weekday morning from 5-10a on Y94!