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Miss America Responds to Sorority Hazing Allegations

Miss America Kira Kazantsev Responds to Sorority Hazing Allegations

Originally posted 09/23/2014 02:00PM

Another year, another Miss America controversy.

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Miss America Didn't Even Realize Domestic Violence 'Was Happening to Me'

Miss America Didn't Even Realize Domestic Violence 'Was Happening to Me'

Originally posted 09/17/2014 02:50PM

Although Miss America Kira Kazantsev chose to be playful during the talent portion of last weekend's competition with her red-cup rendition of Pharrell's "Happy," her platform is strictly all business.

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Meet Miss America: 5 Things About Kira Kazantsev

5 Things to Know About the New Miss America, Kira Kazantsev

Originally posted 09/15/2014 01:30PM

There she is, Miss America.

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Twitter Reacts to the Miss America Pageant

Twitter Reacts to the Miss America Pageant

Originally posted 09/15/2014 10:15AM

Kira Kazantsev won Sunday's 2014 Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, marking the third year in a row that the crown went to a New Yorker.

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Miss New York Crowned Miss America for the Third Year in a Row

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America

Originally posted 09/14/2014 11:30PM

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev has been 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.

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Pretty Ugly: The Biggest Beauty Pageant Controversies

Pretty Ugly: The Biggest Beauty Pageant Controversies

Originally posted 07/08/2014 12:00PM

It's not all roses and tiaras for these lovely ladies: look back at some of the major missteps these Misses have made

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Miss Idaho Will Wear Her Insulin Pump on Stage at Miss America

Miss Idaho Will Wear Her Insulin Pump on Stage at Miss America

Originally posted 09/14/2014 02:30PM

"Growing up, I never wanted to be Miss America, but I knew I wanted to make a difference," says Miss Idaho Sierra Sandison, who will compete in Sunday's Miss America pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Miss Ohio Wants to Be First Ventriloquist in 50 Years to Win Miss America

Miss Ohio Wants to Be First Ventriloquist in 50 Years to Win Miss America

Originally posted 09/13/2014 04:30PM

Miss Ohio is no dummy. But her performance partner, Roxy? That's an entirely different story.

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Kathy Ireland Shows Off Her Secret Burping Talent (Video)

Originally posted 09/13/2014 08:05AM

Add a new talent to supermodel Kathy Ireland's portfolio: burping.

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Pageant Problems: 'Too Old' Miss Delaware Files Lawsuit

Ousted Miss Delaware Amanda Longacre Sues Pageant

Originally posted 07/17/2014 12:30PM

A woman stripped of her Miss Delaware title last month for being too old is suing state pageant officials and the Miss America organization.

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