Jayme Deerwester, USA TODAY

Jayme Deerwester

USA TODAY

Alexandria, VA, United States

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  • USA TODAY
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • delawareonline
  • Enquirer
Past:
  • The Des Moines Register
  • GoSanAngelo.com
  • The News-Star
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
  • Rochester D and C
  • Indianapolis Star
  • The Desert Sun
  • The Tennessean
  • News-Leader
  • argusleader
  • and more…

Recent articles by Jayme:

Passenger tries to open door mid-air on Jet2 flight, leading to fighter-jet escort

A pair of Royal Air Force fighter jets escorted a Jet2 flight back to London Saturday after a woman tried to open the cabin door midflight. → Read More

'Game of Thrones' star Lena Headey says Cersei's 'traumatic' miscarriage scene was cut

“It was a really traumatic, great moment for Cersei, and it never made it in," Lena Headey said of her character's deleted Season 7 miscarriage scene. → Read More

Reports: Walt Disney World hikes annual pass prices ahead of Star Wars land opening

The rates for some Disney World annual passes went up by as much as $150 overnight, according to reports. → Read More

Glacier National Park chalet destroyed in 2017 fire expected to be rebuilt by October

Construction crews have to hike seven miles in and climb 3,300 feet per trip to rebuild the burned chalet, using materials dropped by helicopter. → Read More

'Game of Thrones' star Lena Headey 'wanted a better death' for Cersei

“Obviously you dream of your death,” Headey said of her "Thrones" demise. " I was kind of gutted. But I think they couldn’t have pleased everyone." → Read More

Travel influencers detail 'dangerous' Dominican Republic experience, respond to backlash

Great Escape bloggers Cora and Jay Smith say they are speaking out again about her 2018 sexual assault in the Dominican Republic to warn others. → Read More

Cuba travel ban goes into effect: 800,000 cruise passengers impacted

As of Wednesday, cruise ships and private vessels can no longer visit Cuba, the Commerce Department said. But what if you've already booked a cruise? → Read More

Incidents involving American tourists raise safety concerns about Dominican Republic

A Maryland couple was found dead in their Dominican Republic hotel room the same week a Delaware woman went public with a story of being beaten there. → Read More

Elton John tells crowd, 'I'm ashamed of my country' over Brexit

The English-born singer pulled a Dixie Chicks onstage in Italy, telling the audience, "I'm ashamed of my country for what it has done" with Brexit. → Read More

Singer R. Kelly charged with 11 new counts of sexual abuse

Court records show that Illinois prosecutors have filed 11 new counts of criminal sexual abuse against the singer. → Read More

'Jeopardy' champ James Holzhauer earns 28th win, pulls within $325K of Jennings' record

On Monday, Holzhauer notched his 28th consecutive "Jeopardy!' win with $130,222, bettering the score that put him over the $2-million mark on Friday. → Read More

Pit bull from 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' named top dog of Cannes Film Festival

Quentin Tarantino accepted the Palm Dog – a riff on Cannes' top prize, the Palme d'Or – on behalf of the pit bull from "Once Upon a Time." → Read More

Linda Hamilton picks right up where she left off in 'Terminator: Dark Fate' trailer

Watch the trailer for "Terminator: Dark Fate," the first film to reunite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton since 1991's "Judgment Day." → Read More

Donald Trump Jr. is writing a book and Twitter has title ideas — that his siblings love

After it was announced that Donald Trump Jr. is planning a book, his critics came armed with title ideas like "Hop on Pop's Coattails." → Read More

'Game of Thrones' finale: No one was madder about Dany's fate than Iowan Jason Momoa

"You killed Khaleesi?" Jason Momoa ranted after Jon Snow stabbed Daenerys. "Oh my God ... We're gonna go to the bars and we're gonna get in a fight." → Read More

'Game of Thrones' finale: No one was madder about Dany's fate than her co-star Jason Momoa

"You killed Khaleesi?" Jason Momoa ranted after Jon Snow stabbed Daenerys. "Oh my God ... We're gonna go to the bars and we're gonna get in a fight." → Read More

Will 'Game of Thrones' books end like series? 'Yes and no,' says author George R.R. Martin

Martin said that where "Game of Thrones" had to wrap the "Song of Ice and Fire" saga in six episodes, he will take 3,000 pages to do it himself. → Read More

Kit Harington to 'Thrones' fans mad about Daenerys: 'You’re culpable, you cheered her on'

"You’re in denial about this woman as well," the actor, who played Jon Snow, told EW of Daenerys Targaryen's spiral. "You knew something was wrong." → Read More

Sorry, 'Game of Thrones' fans: HBO chief shoots down Arya Stark sequel idea

"Nope, nope, nope," HBO chief Casey Bloys told The Hollywood Reporter, dashing fan's hopes of getting a spinoff about Arya Stark's next adventure. → Read More

Thirsty 'Game of Thrones' fans hail Robin Arryn's transformation

Breast milk: it does a body good. That's what "Game of Thrones" fans decided after seeing Robin Arryn (Lino Facioli) in the series finale. → Read More