Meet the new Miss USA

Published: Jun 09 2014 11:59:50 AM EDT

Meet newly-crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez, a fourth-degree black belt in taekwondo from Las Vegas.

Miss USA Nia Sanchez
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Nia Sanchez, a 24-year-old from Las Vegas, was crowned the 63rd Miss USA at a beauty pageant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday night.

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