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Beauty queens from Virginia and North Carolina have been eliminated from the Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, leaving 13 contestants in the running for the title with three competitions to come.
A 23-year-old beauty queen from Kenosha, Wis., won the Miss America pageant Saturday in Las Vegas after singing opera and strutting in a white bikini and black beaded evening gown.
An opera-singing Miss Wisconsin tops contestants in the first round of the Miss America talent competition in Las Vegas, while a swimsuit-clad Miss Utah scores honors in the lifestyle and fitness category.