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Published January 13, 2013, 11:48 AM

Miss America crown goes to Brooklyn woman

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A woman who grew up in Alabama and moved to New York City is the new Miss America, winning the title after tap dancing to a James Brown tune, deftly dealing with a question about guns, and raising the issue of child sexual abuse in her contestant platform.

By: HANNAH DREIER,Associated Press, Associated Press

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