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Jennifer King on Being the First Black Female Full-Time NFL Coach: I Had to Be ‘So Good I Couldn’t Be Denied’
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King, named assistant running backs coach for the Washington Football Team in January, says her goal was always "to bring so much to the table that it didn't matter that I was a woman — which earned her the historic first.
New England Patriots’ Justin Herron Hailed as a ‘Hero’ After Rescuing Woman from Alleged Sexual Assault
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“I don't want this to happen again, I don't want to have to save someone else's life again, but I'm glad I was able to save someone's life on Saturday,” Justin Herron said during a press conference.
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The United States' longest-serving first lady, Roosevelt was also known for her humanitarian efforts, and had a successful career of her own, something that helped redefine what it meant to be a woman in the political sphere and in the public eye.
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Brehanna Daniels, Breanna O'Leary and Dalanda Ouendeno are some of the first women ever to pit in the Daytona 500. "I think that just bringing diversity to the sport, that's how everybody gets better," says O'Leary.
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Vivian Lord's letter to toymakers last year caught the attention of Pennsylvania toy manufacturer BMC Toys, which created the special figurines for her.
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“Over the past year I’ve been incredibly blessed and humbled by the response to my book, and I’m proud to channel that enthusiasm toward girls around the world,” she said in a statement. “My hope is that this donation will help more bold and brilliant girls reach their fullest potential, continuing upward on their path toward becoming the women they are meant to be.”