Southbury Daily Briefing: September 14

Everything you need to know to start your day.

Today is Friday, September 14, the 258th day of the year.

Today's Top Headlines


Friday: Patchy fog before 7 a.m. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

Events & Reminders

Today in History

  • 1994 – The Major League Baseball season is canceled because of a strike.
  • 1975 – The first American saint, Elizabeth Ann Seton, is canonized by Pope Paul VI.
  • 1954 – In a top secret nuclear test, a Soviet Tu-4 bomber drops a 40 kiloton atomic weapon just north of Totskoye village, exposing some 45,000 soldiers and 10,000 civilians to nuclear fallout.
  • 1901 – President of the United States William McKinley dies after an assassination attempt on September 6, and is succeeded by Theodore Roosevelt.

Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.


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