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UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020

Alex Trebek says he needs 30 seconds for exit on final ‘Jeopardy’

“Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek says he’s already rehearsed what he’s going to say to the audience on his final show whenever that might be.

‘We love you, Alex’: Alex Trebek gets emotional over ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant’s unexpected message

The end of “Jeopardy!” got unexpectedly emotional on Monday night.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019

‘Jeopardy!’ host Trebek says he’s resumed chemotherapy

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says he’s had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.

Alex Trebek announces ‘Jeopardy!’ return now that chemotherapy is done

Alex Trebek is done with pancreatic cancer treatment and back at work on the “Jeopardy!” set, he announced Thursday in a video on social media. “I’ve gone through a lot …

James Holzhauer to return for ‘Jeopardy!’

James Holzhauer, the professional gambler who became a part of the mainstream media zeitgeist last spring when he became the fourth-highest earning “Jeopardy!” contestant, is set to return to the …

UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019

’Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek says he has pancreatic cancer

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says he has been diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer

Nine Mile Falls’ Staci Huffman wins big on ‘Jeopardy!’

Her two-day total came to just over $30,000.

Nine Mile Falls’ Staci Huffman to appear on ‘Jeopardy!’ on Friday

Huffman is hosting a viewing party at the Sinto Senior Activity Center.

Alex Trebek will moderate a Republican debate in the Pennsylvania governor’s race

We’ll take “surprising side gigs” for $1,000! “Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek will moderate a debate among Republican hopefuls vying for the Pennsylvania gubernatorial nomination.

Spokane’s Melissa Stewart to appear on “Jeopardy!” on Friday

The Shop baker and barista, who is also involved with the South Perry Farmers Market and sells healthy gourmet granola and handmade snacks through her own Sister Bees Kitchen, grew …

’Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek on leave after brain surgery, says ‘prognosis is excellent’

Alex Trebek’s no-nonsense tone is something of his trademark. The “Jeopardy!” host has employed it in more than 6,800 episodes of the game show, doling out kind rebukes and droll …

Alex Trebek pays tribute to Cindy Stowell, cancer-stricken ‘Jeopardy!’ champion

“Jeopardy!” contestant Cindy Stowell completed her remarkable run during Wednesday night’s episode, winning six games and $103,801 in prize money.

TV game show ‘Jeopardy’ says rules preventing Canadian contestants

Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek, a famous Canadian, apparently won’t be seeing many of his countrymen on the popular game show for the foreseeable future.