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FILE - In this April 30, 2017, file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek says he's already rehearsed what he's going to say to the audience on his final show. Trebek, host of the popular game show since 1984, announced last March that he'd been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer but will continue his job while still able. In an interview on ABC-TV broadcast Thursday, Trebek said he'll ask the director to leave him 30 seconds at the end of his last taping. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Associated Press
January 17, 2020 - 4:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Weather Channel says the folks at “Jeopardy!” need to get their directions straight. Jim Cantore and Jen Carfagno of The Weather Channel said in a video on Friday that the popular show got a question about winter storms wrong in an episode televised on Thursday. The clue: “In a...
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Associated Press
January 14, 2020 - 10:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Producers of the game show “Jeopardy!” have apologized for a clue that waded into political hot water involving Israeli control of the West Bank, saying an incorrect version of the show was sent to television stations. A game shown last Friday asked contestants to identify the...
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In this image released by ABC, contestants, from left, James Holzhauer, Brad Rutter and Ken Jennings appear on the set of "Jeopardy!" in Los Angeles. The all-time top money winners; Rutter, Jennings and Holzhauer, will compete in a rare prime-time edition of the TV quiz show "Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time," which will air on consecutive nights beginning 8 p.m. EDT Tuesday. (Eric McCandless/ABC via AP)
Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 9:48 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Super Bowl is weeks away, but for “Jeopardy!” addicts the big game is here: All-time top money winners Brad Rutter, Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer are facing off for ultimate bragging rights. “The first person to win three matches will be crowned the greatest of all time,”...
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FILE - In this April 30, 2017, file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek says he's already rehearsed what he's going to say to the audience on his final show. Trebek, host of the popular game show since 1984, announced last March that he'd been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer but will continue his job while still able. In an interview on ABC-TV broadcast Thursday, Trebek said he'll ask the director to leave him 30 seconds at the end of his last taping. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 7:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — “Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's already rehearsed what he's going to say to the audience on his final show, whenever that may be. Trebek, host of the popular game show since 1984, announced last March that he'd been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer but will continue...
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FILE - In this May 5, 2019, file photo Alex Trebek poses in the press room at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek said Tuesday, Sept. 17, that he’s had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
WWJ News
September 17, 2019 - 9:48 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Trebek told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that after a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his "numbers shot up" and doctors...
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FILE - In this April 30, 2017, file photo, "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek has returned to work, saying he’s “on the mend” following treatment for pancreatic cancer. The 79-year-old posted a video Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, on Twitter showing him back on the game show’s set. He actually started work on July 22, his birthday. New episodes of the upcoming Season 36 are slated to begin airing on Sept. 9. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
WWJ News
August 29, 2019 - 3:35 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has returned to work, saying he's "on the mend" following treatment for pancreatic cancer. The game show posted a video Thursday on Twitter showing the 79-year-old host back on set and promising "a good year" ahead. He actually started work on July 22...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 03, 2019 - 9:46 pm
When it comes to “Jeopardy!” questions, it’s pretty hit or miss if a contestant will be stumped on the answer. But Tom Holland fans are fuming over a “Jeopardy!” answer that slipped through the cracks for not one, but all three contestants in Monday night’s episode. The iconic role of Spiderman has...
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 27, 2019 - 9:50 am
In the riveting world of ‘Jeopardy!,’ fans just never know when the show will go from a low-drama, trivia game to a deeply competitive race to the finish line. Wednesday’s episode of ‘Jeopardy!’ showed the latter with a rare tiebreaking last moment. The game was between fellow high school seniors...
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James Holzhauer
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 25, 2019 - 11:55 am
Looks like ‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer’s luck has run out. Just weeks after finishing out his winning streak on the popular game show, Holzhauer tried his hand at the World Series of Poker where he left empty-handed. On Monday, Holzhauer showed up for his WSOP debut. The buy-in was $1,500...
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 19, 2019 - 12:11 pm
Things were pretty quiet for a while on the ‘Jeopardy!’ front until James Holzhauer started playing and setting records left and right - pretty quiet for 14 years, to be exact. And while his winning streak is over, his most recent episode earned the show its highest ratings in that 14-year span...
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