05:13 PM EDT 04/17/2015
Miss Universe Pageant
Originally posted 03/23/2015 07:00PM
Japan's newest Miss Universe contestant is breaking barriers – but not everybody is happy about it.
Originally posted 01/26/2015 02:30PM
It's a happy day in Colombia.
Originally posted 01/26/2015 07:40AM
Sofia Vergara hit the 2015 SAG Awards red carpet hard Sunday, stepping out for her first red carpet with fiancée Joe Mangianiello, getting handsy with Hot Pursuit costar Reese Witherspoon and oh yeah, showing off her small meteorite of an engagement ring on the mani-cam.
Originally posted 01/25/2015 11:10PM
Which international beauty took home this year's Miss Universe crown?
That would be the lovely Miss Colombia, Paulina Vega.
Vega stole the judges' hearts at the 63td annual pageant in Miami – which aired on NBC on Sunday night – beating out 88 other contestants, including finalists from Jamaica, Netherlands, Ukraine and Miss USA, Nia Sanchez, who was first runner up.
Vega, 22, hails from Barranquilla and is currently a business administration major at the Universidad Javeriana in Bogota.
Originally posted 01/23/2015 11:15PM
And which one knocked out someone else's teeth? What to know about 10 of this year's contenders
Originally posted 01/23/2015 07:15PM
As Gabriela Ordoñez prepares to represent her country as Miss Honduras in the 63rd annual Miss Universe Pageant on Sunday, following a strict crash diet is the last thing on her agenda.
Originally posted 01/18/2015 04:10PM
Even Miss Universe contestants have to deal with earthly problems.
Originally posted 08/25/2014 01:15PM
The former Miss Spain has come out as a lesbian, reportedly making her the first openly gay national beauty queen.
Originally posted 11/09/2013 11:00PM
A 25-year-old Venezuelan who appears on TV in her country and is an accomplished flamenco dancer is the new Miss Universe.
Gabriela Isler was crowned Saturday night in the pageant at a sprawling exhibition hall on Moscow's outskirts.
In the excitement just after the announcement, the tiara fell off Isler's head as she was being crowned by Miss Universe 2012, Olivia Culpo of the United States. Isler caught the crown laughing.
Originally posted 10/12/2013 02:30PM
Indian police have filed a case against the current Miss Universe, American Olivia Culpo, for an unauthorized fashion shoot at the Taj Mahal, India's white-marble monument to love, a police officer said Thursday.
Police Inspector Sushant Gaur said Culpo and others in her group are accused of violating India's Heritage Act. Culpo, from Cranston, R.I., was on a 10-day visit to India.
He said they shot a commercial for footwear at the Taj Mahal on Sunday without the permission of the state-run Archaeological Survey of India. Police acted on a complaint received from the A.S.I. on Thursday, Gaur said.
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