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Miss America, Macy’s spread message of diversity and tolerance

Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri at Macy’s appearance

Popular international retail brand Macy’s last May partnered with the Miss America Organization, hosting an appearance by reigning Miss America, Nina Davuluri, to express support for the diversity of the United States and bring awareness to the importance of embracing and taking pride in one’s culture.

Posted: June 10th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Miss World Megan Young returns home Thursday


Newly-crowned Miss World Megan Young is coming home next week.

Posted: October 5th, 2013 in Fashion and Beauty,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Indonesia to host Miss World final despite Muslim anger

Miss World contestants during Miss World Fashion Show and Top Model competition at Bali International Convention Center in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. AP

The Miss World final takes place on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Saturday after weeks of protests from Muslim hardliners and warnings that extremists could attack the pageant.

Posted: September 26th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

50 Bb. Pilipinas bets vie for crown on 50th year


MANILA, Philippines–Fifty Binibining Pilipinas aspirants for the 50th edition of the pageant were formally presented to the media at the Rizal Ballroom of the Makati Shangri-La yesterday in the search for the successor to 2012 Miss Universe first runner-up Janine Tugonon.   Donning Colombian-made swimsuits, the 50 young women sashayed onstage in front of fans, [...]

Posted: March 18th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Miss New York wins Miss America crown

Miss South Carolina Ali Rogers (L) and Miss New York Mallory Hytes Hagan react during the 2013 Miss America Pageant at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on January 12, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.   David Becker/Getty Images/AFP

Miss New York Mallory Hytes Hagan, a 23-year-old native of Brooklyn, was crowned Miss America late Saturday, beating rivals from all 50 US states.

Posted: January 13th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »