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.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. A Georgia man was ordered on Monday to remain in jail on charges related to the disappearance of a Charlotte teenager found alive over the weekend after she had been missing for […]
RALEIGH Gov. Pat McCrory declared Oct. 3-7 as North Carolina Manufacturing Week, as a tribute to one of the state’s economic resources. Manufacturing accounts for $88 billion in production, which more than 20 percent […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that Thomas Bossert, former deputy homeland security adviser to President George W. Bush, would be his White House adviser on security and counterterrorism issues, according […]