Miss Universe Leila Lopes Pledges to Combat HIV, Emphasizes Natural Beauty

After a nail biter of a finale, Miss Universe 2011 was crowned Monday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The winner: Miss Angola Leila Lopes, who beat out 88 contenders to win the world's largest beauty pageant Monday night. The 25-year-old beauty queen pledged to help Angola move past its history of war and impoverishment. She also plans to focus on HIV advocacy worldwide. "As Miss Angola I've already done a lot to help my people," Lopes said. "I've worked with various social causes. I work with...Full Story
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