women's equality

Hudson Valley News
1:40 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

August 26 Marks Women's Equality Day

Credit Courtesy of Votes For Women 2020

Today is Women’s Equality Day.  Not only is there a New York ballot initiative surrounding it, but there is a push to put a famous wagon on permanent display.

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Sports
5:44 pm
Sun February 17, 2013

Danica Patrick wins pole for NASCAR's Daytona 500

Danica Patrick
Credit Flickr / David Shankbone

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Danica Patrick has won the Daytona 500 pole, becoming the first woman to secure the top spot for any Sprint Cup race. 

It was the biggest achievement of her four-year NASCAR career.

Patrick went out eighth in the qualifying session Sunday and covered the 2½-mile superspeedway in 45.817 seconds, averaging 196.434 mph.

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