In the Miss Universe parade of national costumes, Iroshka Lindaly Elvir, Miss Honduras, wore a skull on her headdress and had a train of skulls. What did they symbolize? Richard D. Salyer/Courtesy of Miss Universe Organization hide caption

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After being crowned Miss Universe Canada, Denise Garrido was later told she finished third, while Riza Santos had won. Here, four of the top contestants pose on stage Saturday. Beauties of Canada hide caption

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Newly crowned Miss Universe, Olivia Culpo, waves to the crowd after winning the pageant in Las Vegas on Wednesday, December 19, 2012. Julie Jacobsen/AP hide caption

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Jenna Talackova, a transgendered woman, will be allowed to compete in the trials of the Miss Canada competition, part of the Miss Universe contest. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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