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PHOTOS: "Blood Moon" as seen from Hawaii
Vanessa Williams made history in September 1983 when she became the first African-American woman to be crowned Miss America. Despite giving up the title nearly a year later after nude photos from her pre-pageant days were published, she went onto a singing and acting career that has seen her ear Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award nominations.
Every aspiring celebrity has to start somewhere, and for certain stars that somewhere was the world of fake eyelashes, makeup and spray tans known as beauty pageants. Take a look at which stars were beauty queens first.
The first of three Bruno Mars concerts in Honolulu begins Friday night.
A South Korean captain, standing in handcuffs before reporters, defended his order to delay the evacuation of his sinking ferry, state-run media reported early Saturday.
The news of Lee Joon Seok's arrest in connection with the sinking that left 29 pe...