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Former Miss USA Contestant Samantha Edwards, Found Dead at 37, Remembered by Her Friends as 'Larger Than Life'

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Former Miss USA Contestant Samantha Edwards, Found Dead at 37, Remembered by Her Friends

Originally posted 06/17/2016 10:05AM

Former Miss North Dakota USA Samantha Edwards was found dead Tuesday morning at the age of 37, leaving her friends in mourning of a woman they describe as "larger than life."

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Former Miss USA Contestant Found Dead at 37

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Former Miss USA Contestant Found Dead at 37

Originally posted 06/16/2016 09:40AM

Police are investigating the cause of death for Samantha Edwards, a former Fargo resident who was crowned Miss North Dakota USA for 2003.

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Miss USA 2016 Deshauna Barber Feels Just as Confident in an Army Uniform as a Ball Gown: 'They Both Have Their Perks!'

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Miss USA 2016 Deshauna Barber Feels Just as Confident in an Army Uniform as a Ball Gown: 'They Both Have Their Perks!'

Originally posted 06/07/2016 11:35AM

Deshauna Barber made history when she took home the title of Miss USA by being the first-ever military service member to win the crown, and hopes her win can be an inspiration to others.

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Viewers Furious After Miss Hawaii Asked Her Presidential Pick During Miss USA Questioning

Originally posted 06/06/2016 12:20PM

Donald Trump may no longer own the Miss USA pageant, but he's once again part of a controversy surrounding the show.

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5 Things to Know About the New Miss USA 2016 Deshauna Barber

Originally posted 06/06/2016 11:10AM

Just a week after Memorial Day, we have the most fitting winner of the 2016 Miss USA Pageant – Deshauna Barber of the District of Columbia, and an officer in the Army Reserve.

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Miss USA Hosts Ashley Graham and Julianne Hough Had More Outfit Changes Than the Contestants

Miss USA Hosts Ashley Graham and Julianne Hough Had More Outfit Changes Than the Contestants

Originally posted 06/06/2016 10:15AM

The ladies went through seven dresses before the night was over

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Miss California Reveals She Was 'Endlessly' Body Shamed and Became Anorexic

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Miss California Reveals She Was 'Endlessly' Body Shamed and Became Anorexic

Originally posted 06/06/2016 09:30AM

Nadia Grace Mejia confidently strutted across the stage in a colorful two-piece bathing suit at the Miss USA pageant Sunday, landing her a spot in the competition's final five. However, Miss California didn't always feel so comfortable in her skin.

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UpdatePosted 06/06/2016 08:05AM

Meet Miss USA: Deshauna Barber Is First Military Service Member to Take Crown

Originally posted 06/05/2016 10:15PM

Say hello to your new Miss USA, Miss District of Columbia!

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Julianne Hough to Co-Host 2016 Miss USA Competition

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Julianne Hough to Co-Host 2016 Miss USA Competition

Originally posted 06/01/2016 02:00PM

Julianne Hough will be taking the Miss USA stage on Sunday as co-host of the live competition. She is also one of the show's creative producers this year.

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Meet Miss 52! Woman Who Was a Two-Time First Runner-Up for Miss Oklahoma Gets Chosen by Fans to Compete for Miss USA

Meet Miss 52! Woman Who Was a Two-Time First Runner-Up for Miss Oklahoma Gets Chosen by Fans to Compete for Miss USA

Originally posted 05/18/2016 10:00AM

Alexandra Miller is no stranger to the pageant world, but because she is in her last year of age eligibility, she never thought she'd make it onto the Miss USA stage.

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