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She beat an eating disorder and now loves her curves

 In 2011, Brittany Miles considered food to be her enemy. Having been tormented by schoolmates for being overweight since she was 7, she decided to fight back the only way she knew how.

Source: Prosecutor to announce egging charge against Justin Bieber

"Today is the day" a Los Angeles prosecutor will charge Justin Bieber with vandalism in the egging of his neighbor's mansion, a source involved in the case told CNN on Monday.

Spain moves to correct 500-year-old 'error'

Being gay in Chile, Andres Rosenberg Benadretti once thought he could never get married. But his family's past may help him tie the knot some day.

Cat-ching! Cat cafes take over world

Goat cafes, rabbit cafes, even loneliness-curing Moomin cafes. The world of the weird cafe has moved on from cats.

Alex Trebek sets record for hosting

What is a new record for hosting a single show, Alex? "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek should be giving that answer himself -- since he's the man who set the record.

Source: Prosecutor to announce egging charge against Justin Bieber

"Today is the day" a Los Angeles prosecutor will charge Justin Bieber with vandalism in the egging of his neighbor's mansion, a source involved in the case told CNN on Monday.

Louisiana law enforcement wrangles 8-foot long alligator

On Sunday, the DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office was called out to catch an unusual suspect, an alligator.

KFC restaurant accused of kicking out girl, 3, scarred in pit bull attack

The outrage came hard and fast after a 3-year-old girl badly scarred and wearing an eye patch because of a pit bull attack was apparently asked to leave a KFC restaurant because her appearance upset other customers.

Tony Gwynn, 'Mr. Padre' dies at age 54

The San Diego Padres have confirmed on Twitter that Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died.

Supreme Court rules against handgun 'straw purchase'

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against a Virginia man who made a "straw purchase" of a handgun on behalf of his uncle in another state.