Erin Jensen, USA TODAY

Erin Jensen

USA TODAY

Falls Church, VA, United States

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  • El Paso Times
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Recent articles by erinrjensen:

'SNL,' Britney Spears skewer Ted Cruz for Cancun getaway amid Texas winter storm crisis

On "SNL," Ted Cruz (Aidy Bryant) confesses to Britney Spears (Chloe Fineman) that he's "in a little bit of hot water" after fleeing Texas for Cancun. → Read More

Demi Lovato reveals she suffered three strokes in YouTube's 'Dancing with the Devil' docuseries

"My doctors said that I had five to ten more minutes," singer Demi Lovato says in a trailer for her YouTube docuseries "Dancing with the Devil." → Read More

Dwayne Johnson on how his 'Forrest Gump-ian life' inspired NBC sitcom 'Young Rock'

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson portrays himself in the new NBC comedy "Young Rock," in which reflects on his early life while campaigning for president. → Read More

Chinese New Year 2021: When is it? What does the ox symbolize? How will it be celebrated during COVID-19 pandemic?

The Lunar New Year, also known as the Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, begins Friday. But celebrations will be muted amid the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

'Framing Britney': Twitter goes in on the toxic treatment of Britney Spears in buzzy documentary

A revelatory new documentary, " Framing Britney Spears” highlights the "Circus" that iconic pop singer Britney Spears had to survive in. → Read More

CNN's Sara Sidner moved to tears covering COVID-19 havoc: 'It's really hard to take'

"This is the tenth hospital that I have been – I'm sorry," CNN's Sara Sidner trailed off before trying to compose herself. "I apologize." → Read More

Exclusive clip: Leslie Jones once flooded 'Wheel of Fortune' with postcards, now stars on celeb version

"I sent in so many postcards that y'all sent me a letter saying, 'Hey, we got it,' " Leslie Jones recalls on "Celebrity Wheel of Fortune." → Read More

Send off 2020 with New Year's Eve TV specials: 'We want to create fun,' says Ryan Seacrest

Celebrations ringing in 2021 might look different, but there are still plenty of star-studded specials and TV programming to bring in the New Year. → Read More

Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg 'quietly separated' following two decades of marriage

Actress Soleil Moon Frye and producer Jason Goldberg wed in 1998 and renewed their vows a decade later. They are parents to four children. → Read More

Ina Garten shares recipes and tips for a memorable holiday micro-meal, cocktail included

Small parties can still be special. Just ask Ina Garten. Her cocktail recipe makes six drinks (or perhaps one giant quarantine cocktail). → Read More

'Hollow, riveted, not magnetic': Hikers discover location of Utah's mysterious monolith

"I had it alone to myself for about 10 minutes in the morning before people started showing up," David Surber wrote after locating the Utah monolith. → Read More

‘The Masked Singer’: Broc-star Paul Anka is sent home in smackdown against Mushroom during Group C Finals

Mushroom’s “Masked Singer” journey was nearly capped off Thursday night, during a special Thanksgiving presentation of the singing competition. → Read More

Martha Stewart on that viral pool selfie, rap, more: I love doing 'promiscuous things'

Martha Stewart finds it "just ridiculous" that she has not yet met rapper Eminem. → Read More

Hallmark, Lifetime Christmas movies finally show LGBTQ love in leading roles: 'It fits in'

"I asked my agent what girl was gonna play my love interest," says "The Christmas House" star Jonathan Bennett, not expecting a same-sex love story. → Read More

Suspect arrested in shooting death of actor Eddie Hassell

Suspect D’Jon Antone has been arrested and charged with capital murder for the shooting death of actor Eddie Hassell Sunday in Grand Prairie, Texas. → Read More

Kristen Welker: 5 things to know about the moderator of Thursday's presidential debate

Kristen Welker has been criticized by President Trump as "terrible & unfair." Get to know the White House correspondent ahead of the last debate. → Read More

Susan Page: Five things to know about the moderator of Wednesday's VP debate

Susan Page, USA TODAY's Washington Bureau chief, will moderate the debate between vice presidential candidates Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris. → Read More

Smoking on TV: Attorneys general call on Hollywood unions for help kicking the habit

Attorneys general are asking Hollywood unions to help "protect young audiences from tobacco use" after a study showed increases in smoking on TV. → Read More

Everything to know about the Melania Trump secret recordings

In newly revealed secretly recorded conversations, Melania Trump does not hold back her thoughts when speaking with her Stephanie Winston Wolkoff. → Read More

Rihanna's sexy Savage X Fenty lingerie show with Lizzo, Demi Moore, more to coming to Amazon

Rihanna once more married her worlds of music and fashion for another pulsating presentation of Savage X Fenty coming to Amazon Prime Video. → Read More