Patrick Downes lost his left leg in the marathon bombings three years ago, and his wife lost both of hers. On Monday, Patrick will be running 26.2 miles to help others.

A prescription drug debate is raging on Beacon Hill. A bill would force pharmaceutical companies to make public their costs, and possibly even cap prices, the first time anywhere in the U.S. Executive Director of Health Care For All, Amy Whitcomb Slemmer, and Executive Chair of XyloCor Therapeutics,Glenn Batchelder, discuss.


Thomas Jefferson, the artist. It's a portrait like you've never seen before of our third president, revealed in private papers on display now. WGBH's Jared Bowen (@JaredWGBH) is our tour guide. 

And the IRS says it stands ready to help with its toll-free tax hotline. But Godot may show up before they answer the phone.