Miss USA

Miss USA
December 24th, 2009 - December 12th, 2010
Las Vegas, NV

Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl Scores Points for “Normal” Figure

Posted Monday June 9, 2014 1:03 PM GMT

In the beauty pageant realm, many hopefuls will go to drastic lengths to be super-thin in hopes of impressing the judges, but Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl received great praise from fans for not succumbing to the pressure.

During the 2014 Miss USA broadcast on Sunday (June 8), the Hoosier hottie paraded around in her bikini and quickly became a trending topic on Twitter.


Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez is Miss USA 2014!

Posted Monday June 9, 2014 8:29 AM GMT

She’s no stranger to kicking down competition and Nia Sanchez used her taekwondo tenacity to emerge victorious at the Miss USA 2014 pageant on Sunday night (June 8).

The 24-year-old Miss Nevada champ managed to defeat 50 beauty queens from around the nation when everything got underway at Louisiana’s Baton Rouge Civic Center.


Nina Davuluri Nabs Miss America Title!

Posted Monday September 16, 2013 8:20 AM GMT

She’s the first contestant of Indian heritage to end up in the winner’s circle, and Nina Davuluri was named 2014 Miss America last night (September 15).

With a platform of “celebrating diversity thorough cultural competency talent,” the 24-year-old Miss New York was overjoyed to hear her name called at the conclusion of the competition.


Miss Utah’s “Today” Show Redemption

Posted Tuesday June 18, 2013 2:55 PM GMT

She’s become an internet sensation for her less-than-stellar answer during the Miss USA Pageant over the weekend, but Miss Utah Marissa Powell isn’t going out like that.

The 21-year-old stunner appeared on the “Today” show this morning (June 18) to have another go at answering NeNe Leakes’ question regarding the inequality of pay between men and women in today’s workplace.


Miss Utah Marissa Powell Flubs Answer at Miss USA Pageant

Posted Monday June 17, 2013 2:08 PM GMT

It’s always nerve-wracking to be put on the spot in front of a massive television audience, and Miss Utah Marissa Powell had a hard time coming up with her response during the Q&A portion of the Miss USA Pageant over the weekend.

The beautiful brunette tried her best to articulate her thoughts when judge NeNe Leakes posed her question, though it didn’t seem to work out in her favor.


Erin Brady Crowned 2013 Miss USA

Posted Monday June 17, 2013 8:35 AM GMT

Beauty pageants are always a blast, and over the weekend the 2013 Miss USA organization crowned a new queen.

Miss Connecticut Erin Brady pulled ahead of the pack to score the crown, while Miss Alabama Mary Margaret McCord came in as first runner-up.


Nick Jonas Gears Up to Host "Miss USA" Pageant

Posted Wednesday May 22, 2013 4:20 PM GMT

Adding another line on his resume, Nick Jonas will co-host the Miss U.S.A. pageant next month alongside E! News' Giuliana Rancic, according to reports from the Associated Press on Wednesday (May 22).

Though the 20-year-old will be the only brother mingling with beauty queens from all over the country, his two brothers will join him on stage for a performance by The Jonas Brothers during the broadcast.


Miss America has her Eye on Prince Harry

Posted Wednesday May 15, 2013 5:18 PM GMT

Hoping the charming young prince will sweep her off her feet, Miss USA Nana Meriwether recently confessed a crush on Britain's Prince Harry.

As the young royal was honored at a fundraiser in New York City on Tuesday night, the 27-year-old Maryland beauty told the Telegraph, "Miss USA is like royalty in the states, so I am really hoping to meet him. His is single, right? Well so am I."