Swimsuit-Less Miss America Competition Begins Amid TurmoilTo say that this year's Miss America pageant is unusual would be an understatement. The post-swimsuit era competition begins Wednesday night.
Miss America Hopefuls Arrive As Pageant Faces DissensionThe 51 hopefuls vying for the title of Miss America are set to arrive in Atlantic City on Thursday amid changes and internal dissension for the pageant.
Miss America Dropping Swimsuit CompetitionThe Miss America Organization is dropping the swimsuit competition from its nationally televised broadcast, saying it will no longer judge contestants on their appearance.
Commerce Police Chief Resigns After Run-In With Beauty QueenFollowing a controversial arrest of a former Miss Black Texas, Commerce Police Chief Kerry Crews unexpectedly resigned Monday.