‘Jeopardy!’ Headed to Washington For Week of Shows

NEW YORK (AP) — “Jeopardy!” is invading the Beltway to put to the test some of Washington’s most influential figures. The syndicated game show announced Thursday that it will enlist 15 prominent contestants for “Power Players Week.” The show’s producers say participants will include political figures, authors, journalists and newsmakers. The players will be named […]

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Accused ‘Jeopardy!’ Burglar Won’t Face 3-Strikes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The woman accused of burglarizing “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek’s hotel room in San Francisco this summer won’t face a “three strikes” charge that could have sent her to prison for 25 years to life. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday that District Attorney George Gascon doesn’t think the nature of 56-year-old […]

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‘Jeopardy!’ Champ Roger Craig On How He Beat The System

It’s pretty much a given that anyone who goes on “Jeopardy!” — even during the celebrity weeks — is pretty darned smart. But the show’s recently-crowned Tournament of Champions winner, Roger Craig, takes things a step beyond just having arcane knowledge of bird migratory patterns. The computer scientist won because he figured out a way […]

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‘Jeopardy!’ Burglary Suspect Facing Trial

SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco woman accused of breaking into the hotel room of “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek is facing trial on charges of first-degree burglary and receiving stolen property. San Francisco Superior Court Judge Andrew Cheng ruled at the end of a preliminary hearing Tuesday that there was sufficient evidence for 56-year-old Lucinda […]

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