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NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 04: Miss New York Kira Kazantsev attends the 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' New York premiere at Ziegfeld Theater on August 4, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Miss New York Crowned Miss America For Third Year In A Row

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev was named the new Miss America, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant.


Ashleigh Lollie, Miss Florida USA 2015 (Source: Miss Florida USA)

Panhandle Woman Wins Title Of Miss Florida USA

The Miss Florida USA crown has been passed on, this time to a Panhandle woman.


UNE 28: The Girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara on display in the Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration exhibition which forms part of the summer opening of Buckingham Palace on June 28, 2012 in London, England. 10,000 diamonds set in works acquired by six monarchs over three centuries go on display to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 60 year reign. With many items from the Queen's personal collection joining those chosen for their artistic significance and historical importance from the Royal Collection. The exhibition opens on Saturday and runs til 8th July and then again from July 31 to October 7. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Former Miss Florida Says Officials Did Right Thing

Just a day after a tabulation error ended with the Miss Florida winner losing her title and crown, she says officials did the right thing.


Demoted miss Florida, Elizabeth Fechtel, in the pageant's Facebook photo from after the pageant where she was named the winner. The new winner is Victoria Cowen, pictured second from the left. (Source: Facebook)

Miss Florida Miscalculation Leads To Crown Switch

A woman who thought she won the Miss Florida pageant learned Friday there was a miscalculation and she must give back the crown.



Local Miss Florida USA Contestant First To Compete Legally Blind

Many pageant contestants have a long list of accomplishments. What makes Connor Boss different? She will be the Miss Florida USA’s first-ever legally blind contestant.

CBS Miami–07/14/2012


Miss Fla. Organization Program Mentors Young S. Floridians

A South Florida university student is making her mark in the pageant world and donating her time for a good cause.