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File photo of the 2012 Miss USA pageant. (credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Maryland, Pennsylvania Win Miss America Prelims

Contestants from Maryland and Pennsylvania won preliminary competitions Thursday on the third night of the Miss America pageant.


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Courtney Garrett Crowned Miss Virginia 2014

Courtney Garrett has been crowned Miss Virginia 2014.


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Miss Maryland Crowned, Heads to Miss America Pageant in September

Jade Kenny has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete in September for the crown of Miss America.


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Lance Bass, Amar’e Stoudemire Among Miss America Judges

Former ‘N Sync singer Lance Bass and New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire highlight the list of judges for next month’s Miss America pageant in Atlantic City.


Miss Maryland USA Kasey Marie Staniszewski is introduced during the 2013 Miss USA pageant at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on June 16, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Miss Maryland to be Crowned for Miss America Pageant

Twenty-four young women are facing judgment in the Miss Maryland pageant in Hagerstown.


Mallory Hytes Hagan competes in the evening gown competition during the 2013 Miss America Pageant (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Miss America Unsure About Attending Inauguration

Mallory Hagan says her first week as Miss America has been amazing, but she’s not sure she’s going to Inauguration Day because of the weather.


Allyn Rose, Miss DC in the 2013 Miss America pageant and former Miss Maryland USA. Credit: Cindy Ord/Getty Images

Miss DC To Undergo Double Mastectomy After Pageant

Win or lose at Saturday’s Miss America pageant, Miss D.C. Allyn Rose will have conveyed a message about breast cancer prevention using her primary tool as a beauty queen: her body.