MANILA, Philippines A 24-year-old woman from Paris won the Miss Universe crown in a three-hour show in Manila on Monday that focused on diversity and overcoming life struggles, besting 85 other hopefuls from all over the world.Iris Mittenaere, who is pursuing a degree in dental surgery, won the 65th edition of the annual competition hosted for the third time by the Philippines.Miss Haiti Raquel Pelissier is first runner-up while Miss Colombia Andrea Tovar was declared second runner-up.
RALEIGH In her first interview since taking a position within the Trump administration, former U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-N.C.) confirmed that she will be heading the Atlanta regional office for the U.S. Department of […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. The U.S. Senate confirmed Rex Tillerson as President Donald Trump’s secretary of state on Wednesday, filling a key spot on the Republican’s national security team despite concerns about the former Exxon Mobil […]
ROCKY MOUNT For a community that refers to itself as “the city on the rise,” the newest addition to the town is poised to rise up from the dirt as Rocky Mount broke ground […]