Patrick, Ochoa Win; Senate Shortchanges Wage Bill

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Two women in sports had significant "firsts" this week.
On April 20 U.S. race car driver Danica Patrick became the first woman to win an IndyCar Series event when she claimed victory in the Japan Indy 300 in Motegi. Patrick beat two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves by 5.86 seconds.