By Samantha Leal | 09/26/2013 - 17:41
Jakiyah McKoy, 7, was named Miss Chiquita Delaware, but was soon stripped of her title following an investigation into her Dominican background–with many claiming that she did not best represent "Latin beauty." In short? Many believe she was stripped of her crown because of her dark skin.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/29/2013 - 15:52
If we're talking about flawless women, Latinas will definitely be brought up in the mix! Miss USA 2013 has its share of Hispanic contestants and we are making sure the spotlight is on them! Be sure to check out the pageant, hosted Giuliana Rancic and Nick Jonas, on Sunday, June 16. Who has your vote?
By Celia Fernandez | 05/29/2013 - 10:11
Imagine being told you lost the crown you most desired and it’s all due to a computer glitch? That's exactly what happened to Canadian Riza Santos. Denise Garrido was crowned the winner of the Miss Universe Canada pageant, only to be told later she actually placed fourth.