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Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez Crowned Miss USA 2014

Beauty queen Nia Sanchez of Nevada was crowned Miss USA 2014 at a ceremony in Baton Rouge on Sunday.

The 24-year-old taekwondo black belt beat out 50 contestants for the top spot.

First runner-up was Miss North Dakota Audra Mari. 

Miss USA 2013 Erin Brady Previews the 2014 Show 

Rumer Willis, Lance Bass and Ian Ziering were among the celebrity judges.

This is the first year the show has implemented a "Save the Queen" Twitter vote for viewers at home. 

"Extra" special correspondent and 2013 Miss USA winner Erin Brady was with Nia just minutes after she won the competition.