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Morning Minutes: May 15

Word of the Day

Autochthonous aw-TOK-thuh-nuhs (adjective) Aboriginal; indigenous - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Highlights in the History of Women in the Military


Celebrate the creation of the Women's Army Corp by learning about other landmark moments in the history of women in the military.

Number to Know

18,355: Emmitt Smith's career rushing yards.

This Day in History

May 15, 1942: Legislation creating the Women's Army Corp (WACs) becomes law.

Today's Featured Birthday

Dallas Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith (44)

Daily Quote

"A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work." - Colin Powell