LAS VEGAS (AP) — Actress Jane Seymour and Olympic gold-medal figure skater Evan Lysacek (LY'-suh-chehk) are among eight celebrity judges who will pick the next Miss Universe at a pageant in Las Vegas.
Pageant officials said Wednesday the panel also includes actors Chazz Palminteri and William Baldwin, magician Criss Angel, MSNBC anchor Tamron Hall, actress Chynna Phillips, drummer Shiela E. and supermodel Niki Taylor.
The international beauty contest will be held Monday at the Mandalay Bay casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip.
It will be hosted by Poison frontman Bret Michaels and NBC correspondent Natalie Morales.
The pageant includes 83 national winners seeking to succeed Miss Universe Stefania Fernandez of Venezuela.
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Veterans are being honored across San Diego County during Memorial Day weekend and dozens of Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts were among those spending their Saturday placing American flags at burial sites at the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
Commencement was held Sunday for seniors at the University of San Diego, with ceremonies featuring a pair of distinguished alumni.
Cool and cloudy conditions start off Friday morning, but the sun will break through in the afternoon. Strong winds in San Diego County's deserts are also expected to ease up Friday morning.
A 30-year-old was knocked out and stabbed three times at the Beyer Trolley Station early Sunday morning, according to Officer Robert Heims of the San Diego Police Department.
A bird was responsible for an outage that left thousands without electricity Sunday, a San Diego Gas & Electric spokesperson said.
The remains of a U.S. Navy pilot killed when his plane was shot down during the Vietnam War have been brought to San Diego for burial.
In the wake of the Gate Fire, which ignited May 20, the Bureau of Land Management has issued new restrictions for Southern California counties, including San Diego.
With thousands of San Diegans expected to celebrate the holiday weekend at the beach, lifeguards are on high alert and a have a few warnings for those headed to the water.
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-California, is scheduled to visit local Navy personnel in San Diego and Coronado next week, her office announced Saturday.
A 30-year-old Vista man was arrested for drunk driving and failure to yield Saturday morning after leading Carlsbad police on a high-speed pursuit that ended with the suspect crashing into a pole, according to authorities.