Today in History

Today in History: The Associated Press

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 14, the 257th day of 2022. There are 108 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Sept. 14, 1901, President William McKinley died in Buffalo, New York, of gunshot wounds inflicted by an assassin; Vice President Theodore Roosevelt succeeded him.On this date:In 1814, Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the poem “Defence of Fort McHenry” (later “The Star-Spangled Banner”) after . . .

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