Latest Miss Universe Stories

2009-12-08 10:45:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- International beauty contests tend to go down to the wire in deliciously fought competitive entertainment. But results often prove that those left towering above their pageant rivals are, more often than not, of the breathtaking Latina variety.

2009-11-02 10:45:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, November 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past 60 years fans of international beauty pageants have been electrified by the sight of intoxicatingly beautiful contestants modeling swimwear and svelte evening gowns in a cornucopia of divine talent.

2009-08-27 16:35:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, Aug. 23, 2009, from 9 to 11 p.m. (ET), viewers from around the world tuned in to the 2009 Miss Universe competition, including 6.0 million in the U.S. for NBC's coverage, making it No. 1 in total viewers among the broadcast networks in the time period.

2009-08-24 08:48:17

Miss Venezuela, Stefania Fernandez, was crowned Miss Universe 2009 at the pageant in Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas. The 18-year-old Fernandez is the sixth Venezuelan to win the title. The first runner-up, Miss Dominican Republic, Ada Aimee De La Cruz, will assume the duties of Miss Universe if the titleholder for some reason cannot fulfill her responsibilities.

2009-08-23 22:59:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- This evening, during one of the year's most exciting live international television events, a star-studded panel of judges chose Miss Venezuela, Stefania Fernandez, as MISS UNIVERSE(R) 2009 live from Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2009-08-17 20:56:31

Dean Cain, Colin Cowie and Gerry DeVeaux have agreed to serve as judges of the 2009 Miss Universe Pageant in the Bahamas, organizers said. Also slated to help decide the winner of Sunday's beauty contest at Atlantis, Paradise Island, are Farouk, Heather Kerzner, Richard Lefrak, George Maloof Jr., Valeria Mazza, Matthew Rolston, Andre Leon Talley, Tamara Tunie and Keisha Whitaker. The list of celebrity judges was announced Monday by NBC, Donald J.

2009-08-17 10:45:00

BANGOR, Maine, August 17 /PRNewswire/ -- - Premiere Dating Portal Does the World's Men a Solid Beauty contests abound in today's world and are populated by the most stunning and talented women to walk the earth.

2009-08-14 16:41:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Official activities for the 58th Miss Universe pageant are underway in The Islands Of The Bahamas. Contestants from 85 countries will compete for the crown in a contest to be televised live Aug. 23 at 9:00 p.m.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.