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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

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, right, stands with his wife Melania on stage after introducing her during the Republican National Convention, Monday, July 18, 2016, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Melania Trump to sue Daily Mail for defamation: Report

Melania Trump, wife of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, has reportedly started legal action against the Daily Mail and other news outlets for reporting unfounded rumors about her former modeling career. Published August 22, 2016

Gawker Media founder Nick Denton arrives in a courtroom in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius, Pool, File) ** FILE **

Gawker.com to shut down next week

Two days after Univision acquired Gawker Media for $135 million, the company's flagship site, Gawker.com, announced it would be shutting down next week. Published August 18, 2016