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Jul 23, 2014, 10:47 ET The 2014 MISS TEEN USA® Competition Will Stream LIVE From Atlantis, Paradise Island Resort In The Bahamas

 The 2014 MISS TEEN USA® Competition will stream LIVE from Atlantis, Paradise Island Resort in The Bahamas on Saturday, August 2nd at 8...


Aug 20, 2013, 15:28 ET Statement from the Miss Universe Organization:

 The Miss Universe Organization believes in equality for all individuals and is deeply concerned by the laws recently enacted in Russia and...


Apr 04, 2013, 13:00 ET The 2013 MISS USA® Competition to Air Live June 16 on NBC (9-11 P.M. ET) From Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas

NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today that the 2013 MISS USA® Competition...


Dec 19, 2012, 23:04 ET Miss USA, Olivia Culpo Crowned Miss Universe 2012 During Live NBC Telecast

In front of a worldwide audience of approximately 1 billion viewers, Miss USA, Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Universe 2012 live from Planet...


Dec 18, 2012, 11:57 ET Donald Trump's Miss Universe Organization Wins Defamation Suit Against Former Miss USA Contestant

 Donald Trump's Miss Universe Organization secured a decisive victory in its defamation suit against the former Miss Pennsylvania USA...


Oct 23, 2012, 13:49 ET Miss Universe Organization Announces Andy Cohen (Bravo) and Giuliana Rancic (E! News) As Hosts for the 2012 Miss Universe® Competition

 Donald J. Trump, NBCUniversal and Miss Universe President Paula M. Shugart, announced today that Andy Cohen, host of Bravo's "Watch What...


May 23, 2012, 18:27 ET Kelly Osbourne and Jeannie Mai Announced as Commentators for the 2012 MISS USA® Competition in Las Vegas on June 3

 NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announce today that Kelly Osbourne of E!'s "Fashion...


Mar 08, 2012, 13:00 ET The 2012 MISS USA® Competition Will Heat Up the Las Vegas Strip on June 3 LIVE on NBC (9-11 p.m. ET) From Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

 NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today that the "2012 MISS...


Sep 07, 2011, 11:49 ET Helio Castroneves, Connie Chung, Isabeli Fontana, Vivica Fox, Adrienne Maloof, Lea Salonga and Amelia Vega to Judge the "2011 Miss Universe® Pageant" on September 12 Live From Sao Paulo, Brazil at 9 PM ET on NBC

NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announce today the celebrities and experts who will judge...


Aug 23, 2011, 10:00 ET First Ever Worldwide Fan Vote Debuts for the 60th Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant

For the first time ever, the Miss Universe Organization will offer a fan vote and an on-screen interactive technology to increase fan engagement...


Jul 07, 2011, 11:21 ET Miss Universe Organization Announces the Hosts and Judges Line-Up for the 2011 MISS TEEN USA® Pageant

Today, the Miss Universe Organization announced the hosts and judges line-up for the 2011 MISS TEEN USA® Competition on July 16, 2011 at...


Jun 16, 2011, 09:49 ET World's First 'Fan Voting Meter' Announced For The 60th Annual Miss USA® Pageant

For the first time ever, the Miss Universe Organization and dick clark productions will offer an on-screen interactive technology that will enable...


Aug 18, 2010, 09:00 ET Criss Angel, William Baldwin, Sheila E, Tamron Hall, Evan Lysacek, Chazz Palminteri, Chynna Phillips, Jane Seymour and Niki Taylor to Judge the '2010 MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant' on NBC Monday, August 23

NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, President of the Miss Universe Organization (MUO) announced the celebrities and experts who...


Jun 27, 2007, 01:00 ET NBC to Broadcast Miss Teen USA(R) 2007 Competition Live on August 24 from Pasadena, California

NEW YORK, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Paula M. Shugart, President of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today that the 25th Annual Miss Teen...


May 24, 2007, 01:00 ET Mexican Singing Sensation RBD To Perform During The 2007 Miss Universe(R) Competition Live From Mexico City On NBC, Monday, May 28, 9-11 PM ET/Delayed PT

NEW YORK, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Miss Universe Organization announced today that Mexican singing sensation RBD will perform three songs from...


Nov 22, 2005, 00:00 ET Miss USA(R) 2006 Competition Returns to Baltimore, Maryland for a Second Year

NEW YORK, Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Paula M. Shugart, President of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today the state of Maryland will host...


May 17, 2005, 01:00 ET NBC Sets International Judging Panel for 'Miss Universe 2005' Broadcasting Live From Bangkok, Thailand (May 30, 9-11pm ET)

NEW YORK, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Bangkok, Thailand is gearing up to play host to contestants from more than 80 countries around the globe for the...


Mar 21, 2005, 00:00 ET Miss Universe Organization Partners With CoverGirl Cosmetics Offering the Public a First-Time-Opportunity to Help Crown Miss USA 2005 on NBC

NEW YORK, March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Paula M. Shugart, President of the Miss Universe Organization announced today that the Miss Universe...


Aug 07, 2004, 01:00 ET Miss Louisiana Teen USA, Crowned Miss Teen USA(R) 2004 During Live NBC Telecast on August 6th

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This evening, during one of the year's most exciting live television events, a...


Apr 02, 2004, 00:00 ET The Search for Miss USA(R) 2004 Continues ...

LOS ANGELES, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SATURDAY, APRIL 3rd ***PHOTO OPPORTUNITY*** UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD HOSTS...


Aug 07, 2002, 01:00 ET *NSYNC's Chris Kirkpatrick and Pop-Siren Willa Ford Host Miss Teen USA(R) 2002, Live From South Padre Island, Texas

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Kirkpatrick, of Jive Records' chart-topping recording group *NSYNC, and pop-siren Willa Ford will host...