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2008: Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick pleads guilty to a Virginia dogfighting charge and receives a three-year suspended sentence. Vick had previously been sentenced to 23 months in prison after pleading guilty to federal charges in connection with bankrolling a dogfighting operation and killing dogs that underperformed. He would serve 21 months in prison, followed by two months in home confinement, before being released.
Woody Woodpecker makes his debut, the "Hollywood Ten" are blacklisted, JFK is buried, The Band performs its "Last Waltz," and a British supergroup sings for Ethiopia, all on this day.
A family of four is homeless but spared of major injury after a fire destroyed their home Sunday morning. .
Juergen Todenhoefer's journey was a tough one: dangerous, but also eye-opening. The author traveled deep into ISIS territory -- the area they now call their "caliphate" -- visiting Raqqa and Deir Ezzor in Syria, as well as Mosul in Iraq.
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