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Miss America crown goes to Brooklyn woman

BY HANNAH DREIER

ASSOCIATED PRESS

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A woman from Brooklyn, N.Y., 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.

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