Erin Jensen, USA TODAY

Erin Jensen

USA TODAY

Falls Church, VA, United States

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  • North Jersey News
  • News-Leader
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  • Enquirer
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  • Rochester D and C
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Recent articles by erinrjensen:

'Wheel of Fortune': Vanna White will host Secret Santa weeks for recovering Pat Sajak

We'd like to solve the puzzle for fans who tune into "Wheel of Fortune" next week and wonder Where is Pat Sajak? → Read More

'The Masked Singer' recap: A contestant's wings are clipped in competition

"The Masked Singer" returned Wednesday after a week off, and another celebrity was eliminated after a smackdown. → Read More

To keep from having a pupsetting Thanksgiving, don't give your dogs these foods or drinks

Feed your dog from your plate this Thanksgiving, and their holiday could be ruff. → Read More

Jenna Dewan denies 'shading' Camila Cabello at the AMAs: 'I love her so much!'

"I'm such a big fan of hers," said Jenna Dewan, following a steamy performance by Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes at the AMAs. → Read More

Netflix's winter rom-coms, ranked: 'Holiday Rush,' 'Knight Before Christmas' top our list

A DJ and a knight in shining armor have made Netflix's slate of holiday romantic comedies something to fa-la-la-la fall in love with. → Read More

'Y&R' star Peter Bergman began his 30 years 'kicking and screaming,' now he calls it 'the best'

"Looking back, if I have any regrets, it’s that I didn’t immediately embrace it for the wonderful opportunity it was," says "Y&R" star Peter Bergman. → Read More

AMAs: Selena Gomez 'feels good' after first live TV performance in two years

Selena Gomez is "feeling good" following her return to the stage at Sunday's American Music Awards. She opened the awards show with two new tunes. → Read More

'Wrap Battle,' Freeform's new series about wrapping presents, is a gift – really!

"I did not know that scissors could be used to stab somebody in the back," host Sheryl Underwood says of the drama on Freeform's "Wrap Battle." → Read More

'The Masked Singer' recap: This singer has to leaf! Host, most of panel guessed star

Wednesday's "Masked Singer" involved face-offs and an ultimate smackdown that sent this powerful singer home. → Read More

'Days of Our Lives' renewal expected, following news of planned shutdown

It looks like the sands will keep passing through the hourglass for "Days of Our Lives," which is expected to be renewed for s 56th season. → Read More

James Corden impersonates Anna Wintour – bob and all; Gayle King dons 'so many Spanx' at gala

"I have never felt more powerful than walking backstage dressed like this," James Corden said in an Anna Wintour get-up at the American Portrait Gala. → Read More

Hold your heads high, millennials and Gen Z! There are (at least) 6 things you haven't killed

Millennials and Gen Z, blamed for the decline of nearly everything by now, managed to contribute to the resurgence of traditional items. → Read More

'Survivor': Jeff Probst, Kellee Kim address Dan Spilo's 'extremely inappropriate' behavior

Wednesday, player Kellee Kim vocalized her discomfort with fellow contestant Dan Spilo. She described the talent agent as "extremely inappropriate." → Read More

'Preppy Murder' spotlights Jennifer Levin, victim-blaming; would the case be different today?

It's not easy watching "The Preppy Murder" – a telling of the 1986 slaying of Jennifer Levin and the trial of Robert Chambers – in the MeToo era. → Read More

Spotted! This 'Masked Singer' is revealed, flies away from the competition

A wing and a prayer couldn't save this "Masked Singer" contestant from elimination. Her reveal had the judges buzzing. → Read More

Kathie Lee Gifford returns to 'Today,' talks dating, lauds Nashville's 'culture of kindness'

Kathie Lee Gifford walked away from "Today" in April, explaining she wanted to turn her attention to other things, like movies. → Read More

'It's Garry Shandling's Book': What Judd Apatow learned about 'selfless' pal from journals

Judd Apatow shares that he debated whether or not texts from the day the comic died were "too morbid" to include in the "It's Garry Shandling's Book." → Read More

Committed to '90 Day Fiance'? Why TLC's reality show continues to romance viewers

TLC's popular "90 Day Fiance" follows couples with one partner who's foreign born, as they adjust to life in America and are under pressure to wed. → Read More

Chip and Joanna Gaines' Magnolia network adds Joanna cooking show to its menu

Shiplappetizers, anyone? Joanna Gaines reveals on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" that she will have a cooking show on the Magnolia network. → Read More

'Little Mermaid Live!': Auli'i Cravalho has prepped for Ariel with 'a lot of ab exercises'

To pay tribute to the animated 1989 feature, ABC will air “The Little Mermaid Live!” Tuesday. "Moana" star Auli'i Cravalho will embody Ariel. → Read More