Stories tagged: jeopardy
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 3:07 p.m.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 11:47 a.m.
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says he’s had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.
Thu., July 11, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
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 …
Mon., June 24, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
LAS VEGAS – “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished …
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
’Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer is a big winner in television ratings, too.
Mon., June 3, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
James Holzhauer, the unflappable “Jeopardy!” champion who has brought in more than $2 million in winnings, was poised to beat Ken Jennings’ record haul.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
I could not stop watching James Holzhauer. I could not stop thinking about James Holzhauer. I could not stop dreaming of James Holzhauer.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 8:35 a.m.
Spoiler alert, “Jeopardy!” fans. James Holzhauer may not be invincible after all.
Mon., May 20, 2019
I’m the only person alive who knows firsthand how difficult it is to do what James Holzhauer is doing on ‘Jeopardy!’, and that’s why I’m rooting him on.
Tue., April 30, 2019
To the multitudes who have rooted James Holzhauer on during his record-crushing run on Jeopardy!, I have just one question: Do you not see that this guy is a menace?
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Couch Slouch: Think of the most fearsome, dominant individual-sport athletes of the last couple of generations; at their best, you had little chance of beating them: Mike Tyson. Michael Phelps. …
Wed., April 24, 2019, 5 a.m.
James Holzhauer, a frighteningly talented “Jeopardy!” player has dominated the past 14 games and racked up $1,061,554, second only to Ken Jennings. But has he broken the game?
Wed., April 24, 2019, 5 a.m.
From “Jeopardy!: to “The Price is Right,” the Spokane area has been represented in game shows.
Tue., March 5, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
The first-ever “Jeopardy!” team championship came down to a clash of the titans, Ken Jennings vs. Brad Rutter.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 7 p.m.
Her two-day total came to just over $30,000.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 3 p.m.
Huffman is hosting a viewing party at the Sinto Senior Activity Center.
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
A seven-time “Jeopardy!” winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administrators and …
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 4:21 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
An all-too-proper slip of the tongue not only cost Everett’s Nick Spicher $3,200 in Jan. 2’s “Jeopardy” game, but it made him a media sensation this week.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 2:40 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
Crista Calderon didn’t win her match on the long-running trivia mega hit Jeopardy!, but she had a lot fun trying.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
“Jeopardy!” contestant Cindy Stowell completed her remarkable run during Wednesday night’s episode, winning six games and $103,801 in prize money.
Mon., Sept. 22, 2014
A good friend of mine checks each morning on the Web for the final “Jeopardy” question from the TV game show. I don’t go to movies or follow sports, so …