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  1. Ridgeland native appears on - Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Bluffton Today

    A Thomas Heyward Academy and University of South Carolina graduate, Cope competed on "Jeopardy!" in late July. The 36-year-old finished in third place, winning $1,000.


  2. A humerus story from my childhoodRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    Mind you, this was back when I was in fifth grade, not now. So don't feel obligated to send me a get well card.


  3. Jepoardy: Inside the auditions for popular US game showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 |

    This wasn't just a game-show audition. This was a hallowed crowd. Every season, some 70,000 people take an online test in the hopes of gripping a buzzer and asking a question of the silvery, stoic host Alex Trebek on Jeopardy! But only 2500 to 3000 - just 3 per cent - make it this far: A windowless room at the bottom of the Westin Hotel in downtown Seattle, where Jeopardy! producers have set up for three days of formal, in-person testing and interviews with those who have made the cut.


  4. The Answer is wedded blissRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | CFRA

    A New Brunswick teacher who married a fellow Jeopardy! contestant this month says she's surprised by all the attention they've received _ they're just two nerds in love. Maryanne Lewell of Saint John said she met South Carolinian Michael Townes four years ago during the quiz show's annual teachers tournament and eventually fell for his charms.


  5. 10 fun facts about 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | WPXI

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  6. 5-Day Jeopardy Winner is a High School Teacher from Upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    An Upstate New York resident and SUNY Cortland and Geneseo graduate is currently at a 5-day $110,000 total on the highly popular TV game show 'Jeopardy!' Justin Vossler wearing his weekly Wednesday pink clothing brought his total to over $100,000 on Jeopardy last night. The Homer, NY High School teacher explained to Alex Trebek that every Wednesday he has to wear pink.


  7. 'Jeopardy!' appearance a dream come true for former Brandon residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Brandon Sun

    George Buri, a former Brandon resident who's now a university history instructor in Winnipeg, appeared as a contestant on Friday's "Jeopardy!" episode hosted by Alex Trebek. A former Brandon resident and now Winnipeg university instructor took his questions from the classroom to the Los Angeles set of "Jeopardy!" on Friday in what he calls "the experience of a lifetime."


  8. Two Former Jeopardy Contestants Got Married, And We're Jealous Of Their StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Cinema Blend News

    Jeopardy has been on the air for more than 30 years now, and it has resulted in everything from a rapping host to celebrities trying their best to hilarious sketches on Saturday Night Live . Recently, two contestants proved that you don't need to take home thousands of dollars in prize money to emerge Jeopardy winners.


  9. Mining childhood memories for a Jeopardya goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Press-Telegram

    Watching “Jeopardy!” isn't the first television-related memory that I have. My brain has wrinkles that still hold faint recordings of the likes of “Mister Rogers' Neighborhood,” “Voltron” and “Transformers” and I can imagine the distinctive sound of a sports car turning into a giant robot just by typing this sentence.


  10. Happy Birthday, Alex Trebek! 7 TV Shows He Has Hosted Besides JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 |

    Alex Trebek , who turns 77 on July 22, has hosted thousands of episodes of Jeopardy! since he debuted on the trivia series in 1984, and he even holds a Guinness World Record for "the most game show episodes hosted by the same presenter ." However, long before Trebek made his huge break on Jeopardy! , he hosted a string of other game shows, some of which only lasted a few months, and others that ran for a few years.


  11. This Winnipeg history instructor is appearing on Jeopardy! FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | CBC News

    If you answered, "a Winnipeg history instructor appearing Friday on TV's famed Jeopardy! game show," you'd be 100 per cent right. Buri says the path to appearing on the show was a long one.


  12. Jeopardy' welcomes San Antonio contestant todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 |

    Graydon Mears, an analytics director in San Antonio, will join host Alex Trebek on 'Jeopardy' today, when he'll compete for potentially big money. Graydon Mears, an analytics director in San Antonio, will join host Alex Trebek on 'Jeopardy' today, when he'll compete for potentially big money.


  13. Granite City resident finishes second on JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 |

    Lasiter, an administrative assistant at SIU-Edwardsville from Granite City, finished tied for second with Sara-Jane Whitaker, an office clerk from Toronto in Wednesday's episode of the long-running quiz show; Gavin Borchert, a writer and editor from San Diego, became the new champion with a total of $19,600. All three got the Final Jeopardy! question correct, all three identifying the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro in the category World Leaders, based on a clue about a 1957 interview he gave to the New York Times.


  14. Entertainment: Peter Guekguezian: Armenian Jeopardy! Champion and Champion of LanguagesRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Groong

    "On June 17, 1929, this airline's first passenger flight left Dallas, making stops at Shreveport, Monroe, and Jackson. Thirty seconds, good luck," says Jeopardy! host, Alex Trebek.


  15. MSNBC's Katy Tur and Politico's Jake Sherman Trade Veiled ...Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Spin

    This seems to be becoming a thing on television news: newscasters inserting lyrics from songs they like into the context of their broadcasts while keeping poker-faced. The purpose is probably to get people like me to write about it, so congratulations, MSNBC's Katy Tur and Politico's Jake Sherman, you won.


  16. The internet has a lot to say about the 'Stay Woke' category on 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Mashable

    Yes, Jeopardy! featured a "Stay Woke" category on Friday night's show, but it gets weirder: the category was literally about sleep issues and stimulants. We can always count on Jeopardy! for a slew of powerful dad vibes, but this is truly next level.


  17. Canada 150 makes it on Jeopardy! board with Alex TrebekRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | CBC News

    Alex Trebek, a Canada 150 ambassador, introduced a series of Jeopardy! clues Friday referring to the country's sesquicentennial. Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek celebrated Canada Day with a category on the game show Friday about the country's sesquicentennial.


  18. 19 places to test your trivia knowledge in the Beehive StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Deseret News

    Alex Trebek hosts the syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" which tests contestants trivia knowledge. There are a number of local trivia nights that trivia fans can attend in Utah.


  19. Westchester Resident To Appear On ABC's 'Jeopardy!' In JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Chloe Zung, a customer experience advisor from Armonk, will test her smarts when she competes on Jeopardy! on Wednesday, July 5. The ABC quiz show and its host, Alex Trebek, are in their 33rd season in syndication and reach 23 million viewers each week.


  20. Watch two BYU Cougars on 'Jeopardy' Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Deseret News

    Brigham Young University has a history with "Jeopardy" - BYU graduate Ken Jennings holds the record for the longest "Jeopardy" streak at 74 games, and the school itself was featured as a clue on last year's college challenge . Monday, June 26, two more BYU attendees - one an alumna, the other a current student - will compete for their chance to win cash prizes and be recognized as Utah's new reigning trivia masters.