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Vanessa Williams Talks Career, Miss America and the Best Revenge With Rebecca Jarvis
Vanessa Williams is an actress, singer, dancer, author, and mother of four who first rose to fame in 1983 when she was the first African-American woman crowned Miss America . But the pageant board asked her to resign her title the next year after nude photos of Williams appeared unauthorized in
Vanessa Williams On Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis
Episode 87: Vanessa Williams talks to Rebecca about her career, overcoming setbacks and the best revenge.
Celebrities React to Prince's Death on Social Media
"Purple Rain" singer Prince died today at age 57, and tributes to the singer have been pouring in ever since. Chief among them was Aretha Franklin, who told ABC News: "It was just a blow -- a real blow He had longevity in the industry simply because he was a natural and he had 'it'. What they call
Former Mrs. America Accused and Other Beauty Queens Behaving Badly
Jennifer Susan Kline could facing prison time after allegedly making fraudulent returns at a Macy's, but she's not the first pageant contestant to get in trouble with authorities.
Vanessa Williams Reveals Plans for New Album
Vanessa Williams is returning to her musical roots. The former Miss America -- who’s also a Grammy Award-nominated, chart-topping chanteuse and a Tony Award-nominated Broadway star -- has plans for a new album. Williams told ABC News that she hopes to have it out by "the first of the year. “I'm
Super Bowl 2016: A History of National Anthem Singers
This Sunday, Lady Gaga will take the stage to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl . She'll be the first bona fide pop superstar to sing the anthem since 2013, when Alicia Keys did it. The last two anthems were sung by Tony-winning Broadway star and actress Idina Menzel, and opera legend
Playboy Drops Fully Nude Pictures From Its Print Editions
Miss March, miss April, miss maybe not anymore because starting in 2016 "Playboy" says the women it features will be naked no longer. Wait. What? After 62 years of sexy centerfolds and unclothed celebrities from Marilyn to Madonna to, whoa, "Playboy" without nudity. It's like "Vogue" without shoes.
Vanessa Williams and Her Mother Receive an Apology From Miss America Organization
Williams was the first black Miss America and resigned after nude photos surfaced 32 years ago.
New Miss America Crowned, Vanessa Williams Gets Apology
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Wildfires Continue to Wreak Havoc in California
Hundreds of homes and businesses have been destroyed as fast-moving flames tear through Northern California.