Donald Trump Sells Miss Universe Organization to WME/IMG

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Donald Trump, left, and Miss Universe, Gabriela Isler, of Venezuela, during a news conference on Oct. 2, 2014, in Doral, Florida.

Photographer: Wilfredo Lee/AP Photo

Donald Trump sold the Miss Universe Organization to WME/IMG, completing a split with the beauty-pageant group triggered by his controversial remarks about Mexican immigrants.

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