5 absurd Miss America moments

Posted at 10:47 AM, Sep 15, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-15 11:47:10-04

Miss America 2015 was crowned Sunday night in Atlantic City.

The crown went to Miss New York Kira Kazantsev. She will hold the title for a year. Her term will include a national speaking tour across the United States.

For highlights from the competition, watch the video from Newsy below or click here.

Kazantsev's platform is  Love Shouldn't Hurt: Protecting Women Against Domestic Violence. She will also act as the official National Goodwill Ambassador for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is the national platform partner of the Miss America Organization. It is a non-profit dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children's hospitals.