A Michigan beauty queen who made headlines two years ago by becoming the first Arab-American crowned Miss USA will stand trial in March on a drunken-driving charge unless a plea deal is reached, a judge said Wednesday.
By JEFF KAROUB and DAVID N. GOODMAN DETROIT — Former Miss USA Rima Fakih was speeding and weaving through traffic with an uncorked, half-empty bottle of champagne and a blood-alcohol level more than twice the legal limit when she was arrested in the Detroit enclave of Highland Park, according to a police report released Tuesday. […]
Miss USA is battling it out with a ‘Top Model‘ for a contract to compete in the WWE. Pageant queen Rima Fakih and reality star Michelle Deighton — a 6th place finisher on Tyra Banks’ modeling show – are among 13 hopefuls on the new USA series “Tough Enough,” premiering April 4. “We are both […]
BY: Oskar Garcia LAS VEGAS – A 24-year-old brunette from Michigan recovered after nearly stumbling in her evening gown and beat out four blondes and 46 other women to take the 2010 Miss USA title on Sunday. Rima Fakih of Dearborn, Mich., won the pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on the Las […]