*Connecticut get first Miss USA title
*Miss USA to move to Miami, Florida
*Miss Universe to take place in Moscow, Russia on November 9
|So Close: Hot favorite, stunning Miss Alabama finished as runner-up|
The top 16 included the delegates from Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, California, West Virginia, and Maryland. They competed in swimsuits before being eliminated from the competition. Ohio, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Nevada made it to the top 10 and competed in evening gowns before being eliminated from the competition. Texas was eliminated by the judges but saved by users of Twitter.
Utah was name Miss Photogenic while Miss Oregon was named Miss Congeniality.
The Las Vegas Sun's correspondent Robin Leach reported that Donald Trump announced that Miss USA will leave Las Vegas for the next three years. The pageant will reportedly be staged at Donald Trump's Doral Resort in Miami, Florida for the next three years.
I'm a little sad that Alabama didn't win but happy for Miss Connecticut. She was a surprise during the preliminaries. Glad that Miss USA is finally moving away from Vegas and that Universe found a host outside of the USA!