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From bowling a perfect game to having twins or getting audited by the IRS, here's a look at the likelihood of you experiencing 50 random events.

"The level of physicality, if that's the way that it's going to be able to be throughout, hell, I probably will implore [Elizabeth Kitley] to go pro," Kenny Brooks said.

Radford tied Longwood for second place in the Big South.

In 1970, the Pittsburgh Steelers select Louisiana Tech quarterback Terry Bradshaw with first pick of the NFL Draft. See more sports moments from this date.

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alan Cumming, James Cromwell, John Roberts, Mimi Rogers, Patton Oswalt, Tamlyn Tomita and more.

Here are today's top stories, celebrity birthdays and a look back at this day in history. Get caught up.

In 1973, the Vietnam peace accords were signed in Paris, and more events that happened on this day in history.

Johnny Shane Brown, 51, was sentenced to 11 years in jail for distribution of methamphetamine. Albert Lee Ricketson, 31, was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder.

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A Florida man died when his vape pen, distributed by Smok-E Mountain, exploded, sending projectiles into his head and causing a small fire in his house. This is believed to be one of the first deaths from an e-cigarette explosion in the U.S.

Roanoke police have asked for the public's help as they search for a missing 3-month-old child

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke went to campaign where it’s believed a presidential candidate has never gone before.

@virginia_tech  police seeking public's help in theft of football helmets >>>

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Staunch defender of Trump has used Virginia courts to file defamation lawsuits.

Bobby Goodlatte, the son of U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, announced on Twitter that he gave the maximum allowed donation to Jennifer Lewis, the Democrat running for his father's seat, and encouraged donations to Lewis' campaign via

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