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  1. Alex Trebek on 'Jeopardy!'s' Longevity, His Health Issues and When He Might Retire (Q&A)

    9:00 am PDT 05/14/2014
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    As the game show turns 50, the 73-year-old, Canada-born host — who has spent 30 years grilling contestants about everything from radioactive isotopes to the War of 1812 — answers THR's questions. READ MORE

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  2. Megan Ellison Buys Series of Mount Olympus Properties for $30 Million

    2:29 pm PST 01/02/2014
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    The Oscar-nominated producer purchases a group of private parcels in the Hollywood Hills. READ MORE

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  3. 'Kids Jeopardy!' Contestant Says He Was 'Cheated' Out of Winnings

    6:40 pm PDT 08/04/2013
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    The eighth-grader complains that Alex Trebek told him his answer was wrong because of a misspelled word. READ MORE

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  4. 'Jeopardy!' Teen Tournament Contestant Wins $75K With Hilarious Final Answer (Video)

    5:30 pm PST 02/13/2013
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    Leonard Cooper, a 17-year-old from Little Rock, gives what might be the best final answer in the show's history. READ MORE

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  5. 'Wheel of Fortune,' 'Jeopardy' Renewed Through 2016

    9:54 am PDT 10/29/2012
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    The pickups take "Wheel" through its 33rd season and "Jeopardy" to its 32nd. READ MORE

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  6. Alex Trebek Back Home Following Heart Attack

    5:34 pm PDT 06/28/2012
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    The 71-year-old "Jeopardy!" host went to the hospital Saturday on the insistence of his wife, who "had tears in her eyes." READ MORE

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  7. Alex Trebek in 'Good Spirits,' Still in Hospital Following Heart Attack

    3:39 pm PDT 06/25/2012
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    Two days after being admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the "Jeopardy!" host continues to undergo testing. READ MORE

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  8. 'Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek Suffers Heart Attack

    11:50 am PDT 06/24/2012
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    The iconic game show personality was admitted into Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Saturday and is under observation. READ MORE

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  9. 'Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek on Will Ferrell's 'SNL' Impression, Retirement and Another Dream Job

    1:39 pm PDT 05/21/2012
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    The long-time host of "America's Favorite Quiz Show" spoke to THR after collecting his first ever Peabody award on Monday. READ MORE

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  10. 'Jeopardy' Host Alex Trebek Mulling Retirement

    10:52 pm PDT 05/07/2012
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    The 71-year-old, who says he recognizes about two-thirds of the answers to the show's questions before reading them, tells Fox News he's contemplating leaving the show after two more years. READ MORE

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  11. Alex Trebek's Burglar Claims She Is a Prostitute

    12:18 pm PDT 08/11/2011
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    Linda Moyers’ lawyer says she was at the Marriott to meet a client, not to burglarize the "Jeopardy" host’s room. READ MORE

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  12. Alex Trebek Burglary Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

    10:47 pm PDT 08/01/2011
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    Lucinda Moyers faces 25 years to life in prison under California's three strikes law if found guilty. READ MORE

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  13. Alex Trebek's Hotel Burglar Put Under Restraining Order

    5:14 pm PDT 07/28/2011
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    The 56-year-old woman must stay at least 150 yards away from the "Jeopardy!" host and his wife. READ MORE

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  14. Alex Trebek on Burglary: 'I Thought I Was Dreaming' (Video)

    8:07 am PDT 07/28/2011
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    "I realized immediately that someone had been in the room and I put on my underwear and ran down the hall to see if I could find her," he says of the 2:30 a.m. break-in. READ MORE

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  15. Alex Trebek Lauded by Fans for Chasing Burglar, Injury

    5:34 am PDT 07/28/2011
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    "He's 71. What is, #BALLER, for $1000?!!" writes one on Twitter. READ MORE

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  16. Alex Trebek Injured While Chasing Burglar in San Francisco Hotel

    3:37 pm PDT 07/27/2011
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    The "Jeopardy!" host snapped his Achilles tendon as he was pursuing the female burglar, who took cash, a bracelet and other items out of his room. READ MORE

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  17. Hollywood Celebs In Canadian Arts Funding Battle

    12:52 pm PDT 06/30/2011
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    Canadian media erupts over $500,000 in taxpayer coin for Canada's Walk of Fame Festival to celebrate homegrown celebs that made it in Hollywood, alongside emerging artists. READ MORE

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  18. Alex Trebek sworn in for 'Prime Minister'

    12:21 pm PST 01/16/2009
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    Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is set to moonlight on the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. as host of the reality competition series "Canada's Next Prime Minister." READ MORE

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