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Ken Jennings
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January 14, 2020 - 9:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Being bold paid off for new “Jeopardy!” mega-champion Ken Jennings, while it didn't for his opponents. Jennings won his third match in the “Jeopardy!” “Greatest of all Time” contest televised on Tuesday, an event that's been a prime-time hit for ABC. He pocketed $1 million by...
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December 30, 2019 - 3:23 pm
Alex Trebek, who spotted looking “healthy” as he cheered on his favorite team, the LA Lakers, with his wife on Christmas Day, is opening up about his battle with stage IV pancreatic cancer. During a sit-down interview with ABC News , Trebek admitted that he knows he might “not have a lot of time...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 03, 2019 - 6:06 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 - 11:30 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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Ken Jennings
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 13, 2019 - 9:43 am
Ken Jennings sleeps a little easier these days knowing his place as “Jeopardy!” record-holder for highest earnings and longest winning streak is no longer being challenged by James Holzhauer. But getting to this moment of relief didn’t come without his coping mechanisms. Turns out, Jennings has a...
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Tom Brady, Drake
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 04, 2019 - 9:43 am
Recent “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer finally lost a round on Monday night’s episode after winning 32 rounds consecutively and garnering a total of $2,464,216. But even though fans are hugely disappointed to see Holzhauer lose after coming within just $58,485 of record-holder Ken Jennings,...
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Alex Trebek, Jeopardy!
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 03, 2019 - 11:09 am
People have been rallying behind all-star “Jeopardy!” contestant James Holzhauer since he began his impressive winning streak 32 games ago. But a viral video that appears to be a leaked clip from Monday night’s yet-aired episode shows what could be the end of the road for Holzhauer. The clip shows...
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Alex Trebek
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Jacquie Cadorette
May 29, 2019 - 3:28 pm
News of Alex Trebek’s stage four pancreatic cancer had “Jeopardy!” fans heartbroken for the game show icon. However, it seems his prognosis is looking much less grim now. In a new cover story with People , Trebek reveals that his doctors have described him as “near remission.” “It’s kind of mind-...
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