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  1. Elmhurst software engineer snaps local 'Jeopardy' losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Zach Dark on an episode scheduled to air at 3:30 p.m. Monday on WLS-Ch. 7. On Friday's episode, "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek brought up the last time Ashton made headlines: For placing third in a New Yorker caption contest in 2008. If he wins ...

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  2. Let's Get Quizzical: Global Fan Base for Mobile Trivia Tracks in the MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Advertising Age

    ... and America's most famous trivia player. "The fad didn't last, but you know what else we got out of it? The Alex Trebek version of 'Jeopardy!' ... I think the new trivia app boom will change the landscape." The founders of "HQ" have raised money on ...

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  3. Ehrler's Classic lunker makes JeopardyRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | BassFan.com

    ... "Compliments of Fishing" during the Double Jeopardy round. Below is a clip of the question. As you'll hear, host Alex Trebek needs some work on his pronunciation of Ehrler's last name:

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  4. Spokane-area comedian Kelsey Cook to make late night TV debut on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... had to edit her set. Not for foul language, but for pop culture references, like mention of "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek, that French audiences might not understand. "I went into it not really sure how it was going to go but they had me do an hour ...

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  5. Syracuse Ph.D. student, former CNY quiz show contestant to appear on 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Central New York native and Syracuse University Ph.D. student Ashley O'Mara will show off her knowledge on "Jeopardy!" next week. O'Mara will appear on the Alex Trebek -hosted game show Monday, March 12. She was invited to audition in New York City last summer after taking an online test, then got to tape her appearance as a contestant in December.

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  6. Jeopardy! Game Ends With Its First-Ever Sudden Death TiebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Laughing Squid

    ... challenger Sarah Norris both dropped to scores of $6,799, after being stumped on the Final Jeopardy clue. Host Alex Trebek then had them both face-off in the first-ever sudden-death tiebreaker . Although the tiebreaker has been in place for a couple ...

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  7. INTERESTING: Have to update my "strategy" for final JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Reinke Faces Life

    Jeopardy! history was made when two contestants competed during the final tournament of Thursday's episode. While all three of the show's competitors wrote in wrong submissions for the Channel Islands prompt, Laura and Sarah found themselves in a tie, which led to the first-ever Final Jeopardy! tiebreaker.

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  8. a Jeopardy!a makes history with tiebreaker, but not everyone is happy about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Fresno Bee

    On TV for more than 30 years with thousands of episodes aired, popular quiz game show "Jeopardy!" managed to make some history this week. After all three contestants were stumped by a Final Jeopardy clue in the category "European Islands," defending champion Laura McLean and challenger Sarah Norris both dropped to scores of exactly $6,799, prompting host Alex Trebek to give a single-question, sudden-death faceoff.

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  9. Jeopardy's first-ever sudden-death tie breakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... this past week, two contestants ended Final Jeopardy! with an exact tie at $6,799. Without missing a beat, host Alex Trebek moved straight into a sudden death tie-breaker question. Click here to watch it happen if you don't see the video at the ...

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  10. Watch this 'Jeopardy!' sudden-death tiebreaker that made historyRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2018 | IVillage

    ... than split the win, the two faced off in a sudden-death tiebreaker based on a single clue. In the clip, host Alex Trebek - without batting an eye - reveals the category as "way back in 2017" (luckily, it had nothing to do with football ). The clue? ...

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  11. Jeopardy!'s first sudden-death tie-breaker: WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Boing Boing

    ... answered the Final Jeopardy! clue incorrectly, two were left with the same dollar amount: $6799. Unfazed, host Alex Trebek gave one final tiebreaking clue to determine the winner. Now, if neither of them had gotten that clue correct, Trebek would ...

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  12. 'Jeopardy!' makes history with first tiebreakerRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Jeopardy! history was made when two contestants competed during the final tournament of Thursday's episode. While all three of the show's competitors wrote in wrong submissions for the Channel Islands prompt, Laura and Sarah found themselves in a tie, which led to the first-ever Final Jeopardy! tiebreaker.

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  13. Game show Jeopardy played a tie break for the first time in historyRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2018 | Metro

    ... Laura and Sarah found themslves level pegging with the random sum of $6,799 each as Final Jeopardy loomed. Host Alex Trebek proceeded to offer up a question about European islands which left them well and truly baffled - asking 'Once known as the ...

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  14. There was a sudden-death tiebreaker on 'Jeopardy!' and OMG was it intenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Mashable

    ... that extra dollar. After informing the contestants that the correct answer is actually the Channel Islands, host Alex Trebek immediately fired off the tiebreaker question, without even giving anyone a chance to let the shock settle. When it comes to ...

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  15. WEDDING2/13NOV98/MN/BW--Kath Hughes and Jeff Allison waved goodbye to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | SFGate

    ... category. "The Little Man system for reviewing movies has been use by this Bay Area paper for years," host Alex Trebek stated. The three contestants - Maryann, Amy and Paul - looked dumbfounded. After a couple of seconds, the plaintive ...

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  16. Jeopardy! Had Its First Ever Sudden Death This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Perez Hilton

    No, not Alex Trebek 's sophisticated cravates - we're talking about those rare instances where contestants in Final Jeopardy could end up with the same amount and both return the next day.

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  17. Watch First-Ever Tie Breaker on - Jeopardy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | SFGate

    ... changed its rules concerning ties, causing the contestants to go into the show's first sudden death round. Host Alex Trebek gave one more category, and the contestants had to hit their buzzer first, like a normal round. Jeopardy contestant Rob ...

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  18. Charleston-area resident Jesse Darland will buzz in on 'Jeopardy!' MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Post and Courier

    ... they watched old episodes together as a crash course. He was confident when he walked on set in December and met Alex Trebek along with his two opponents on national TV. Though Darland can't reveal how he did on the show, viewers can tune in to NBC ...

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  19. Yesterday's Jeopardy Ended In A Rare Tie, Leading To A Show FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Cinema Blend News

    Jeopardy! has had its fair share of weird moments in the past year, and this latest moment is nearly as odd as Alex Trebek saying " Dick tree ." In what was a show first for regular play, a tie-breaker was utilized to determine the winner of the episode when two of the contestants ended the game with the exact same score.

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  20. Watch sudden-death Jeopardy! tiebreaker after 'Final Jeopardy!' ends in tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | USA Today

    ... are the Channel Islands?") Scott Krzywonos, in third place, appeared to have no idea what was going on, but host Alex Trebek didn't waste any time with the sudden-death tiebreaker answer. McLean buzzed in first with the correct response ("Who is ...

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