Latest Miss Universe Stories

2011-06-13 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dominion nuclear engineer will be competing in the Miss USA pageant in June. If she wins, she will go on to compete for the Miss Universe title. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110613/NE18133 ) Brittany N.

2011-06-08 09:00:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M.

2011-06-01 13:52:00

NEW YORK, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 2011 Miss USA contestants get ready to arrive in Las Vegas for an action-packed three weeks of pageant activities, the Miss Universe Organization announces its sponsors for the 2011 MISS USA® Pageant: Farouk Systems Inc.

2011-05-16 14:19:00

LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OPI Products Inc. announced a collaboration with the Miss Universe Organization today.

2011-02-24 00:00:44

JAFRA RUCHI COSMETICS INDIA kicked off its launch in India with a Bollywood/Hollywood Spectacle at the “Kingdom of Dreams” in New Delhi in late November. JAFRA RUCHI introduced former Miss Universe and women empowerment advocate, Sushmita Sen, as brand its ambassador.

2011-02-15 12:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of Miss Universe Organization, announced today that "The 2011 MISS USA® Pageant" will air on NBC Sunday, June 19 (9-11 p.m.

2010-12-16 12:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Donald J. Trump, NBC Universal and Miss Universe Organization President, Paula M. Shugart, announced today the 60th Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Competition will air live from Sao Paulo, Brazil on September 12, 2011.

2010-12-15 05:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jean Rah Fya Records recording artist and Teen pop star Chantel "Chani" Christie has been named to represent the city of Los Angeles as The Miss Los Angeles Teen USA in Donald Trump's Miss California Teen USA® 2012 Pageant.

2010-08-23 23:12:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Monday evening, during one of the year's most exciting live international television events, a star-studded panel of judges chose Miss Mexico, Jimena Navarrete, as MISS UNIVERSE® 2010 live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.