• In this undated file photo, William McKinley, 25th President of the United States. He was inaugurated in 1897, and again in 1901 just prior to being assassinated on Sept. 6, 1901. Even before he arrived on a historic trip to Alaska, President Barack Obama was making waves over his decision to rename its famed Mount McKinley, named for  President McKinley, as Denali, a move applauded in Alaska and derided more than 3,000 miles away in Ohio.  (AP Photo, File)

    Q&A about decision to change Mount McKinley to Mount Denali

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America’s tallest mountain will soon return to its previous name, Denali, more than a century after the Alaska peak was named to honor President William McKinley, who never set foot in the state.