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Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times, covering topics on culture and politics. Originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Jessica graduated from the University of Florida where she received a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master's degree in mass communication.

During her time at University of Florida, she worked as an associate editor for The Gainesville Sun and interned at Entercom Communications. In 2011, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She can be reached at jchasmar@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

Mattel announced Tuesday that American Girl will debut its first boy doll in the brand's 31-year history later this week. (American Girl)

American Girl to debut first boy doll

Mattel announced Tuesday that American Girl will debut its first boy doll in the brand's 31-year history later this week. Published February 14, 2017

In this Jan. 16, 2015, file photo, Geraldo Rivera participates in "The Celebrity Apprentice" panel at the NBC 2015 Winter TCA  in Pasadena, Calif.  Rivera says he's "filled with regret" for initially discounting the sexual harassment allegations against his former Fox News Channel boss, Roger Ailes, and is apologizing for his skepticism.  (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Geraldo Rivera resigns from Yale position over 'lame' name change

Geraldo Rivera announced Sunday that he resigned from his fellowship position at Yale University after the Ivy League school decided to rename a college named after 19th-century Vice President John C. Calhoun because of his support for slavery. Published February 13, 2017

A "Saturday Night Live" sketch in which comedian Kate McKinnon portrayed President Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway in a "Fatal Attraction" parody is being ripped as sexist. (SNL)

'SNL's' Kellyanne Conway sketch slammed as sexist

A "Saturday Night Live" sketch in which comedian Kate McKinnon portrayed Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway in a "Fatal Attraction" parody is being ripped as sexist. Published February 13, 2017

In this July 18, 2016 file photo, actor Scott Baio gives two thumbs up after addressing the delegates during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Scott Baio to Nordstrom: 'Never again!'

Conservative actor Scott Baio signaled he's boycotting Nordstrom after the luxury retailer announced it was dropping Ivanka Trump's brand due to weak sales. Published February 13, 2017