Today is Wednesday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2022. There are 101 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Sept. 21, 1981, the Senate unanimously confirmed the nomination of Sandra Day O’Connor to become the first female justice on the Supreme Court.On this date:In 1792, the French National Convention voted to abolish the monarchy.In 1937, “The Hobbit,” by J.R.R. Tolkien, was . . .