Muslim woman first to compete in hijab, burkini in Miss Minnesota USA pageant
A Muslim woman has become the first to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA pageant while fully clothed. Halima Aden made the semifinals of the competition over the weekend while wearing a hijab. She also wore a full-body outfit called a burkini during ...
Miss Arizona USA Tommy Lynn Calhoun wiped out by Arizona QB Brandon Dawkins
November 26, 2016 10:11am EST November 26, 2016 10:08am EST American Football, News, English, NCAA Division I FBS, Arizona, Arizona State Tommy Lynn Calhoun was an honored guest at the Arizona-Arizona State game when she was flattened by ...
Somali woman to wear hijab in Miss Minnesota USA contest
St. Cloud Times
A Somali-American woman will be the first to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA contest while wearing a hijab and other modest Muslim clothing that keeps her fully covered. Halima Aden, 19, of St. Cloud will be part of the competition Saturday and ...
Paso Robles native vies for title of Miss USA
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
Central Coast residents have reason to cheer for a different state in this year's Miss USA pageant. Miss Arizona hails from San Luis Obispo County.