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Miss Spain Makes History at Miss Universe

Miss Spain Makes History at Miss Universe
The Philippines’ Catriona Gray won last night’s Miss Universe pageant. Steve Harvey hosted the event again; competitors from ninety-four countries and territories participated. Among them was Spain’s Angela Ponce. She earned the title of Miss Spain in June, defeating twenty-two other competitors.

Transgender Contestant Is Favorite to Win Miss Universe

Transgender Contestant Is Favorite to Win Miss Universe
The first transgender contestant to compete in the Miss Universe pageant is the favorite to win the crown. At least, that’s what the gambling oddsmakers say.

Miss Universe to Feature Transgender Contestant: 'Being a Woman Is to Be and Feel Like a Woman'

Miss Universe to Feature Transgender Contestant: 'Being a Woman Is to Be and Feel Like a Woman'
A 27-year-old who underwent hormonal treatment and surgery to change from a man to a woman will become the first transgender person to complete in the Miss Universe pageant later this year.