(X) "2012 MISS USA PAGEANT"
06/03/2012 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : The "2012 Miss USA Competition" will air live from Las Vegas on June 3rd on NBC. Andy Cohen (Bravo) and Giuliana Rancic (E! News) will co-host the 61st annual event for the second straight year.
Miss USA travels the nation as an advocate for breast and ovarian cancer awareness, education, research, and legislation. Each contestant from all 50 states and the District of Columbia will be judged in three categories: swimsuit, evening gown and interview.
The Miss Universe and Miss USA competitions are a Donald J. Trump and NBC Universal joint venture. Utilizing its nationwide grass roots infrastructure, the Miss Universe Organization is committed to increasing awareness of breast and ovarian cancers. By forging relationships with organizations committed to research and education, such as Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Gilda's Club, Miss USA is armed to educate women today.