| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Longtime "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek was in Chicago on Tuesday to promote the start of his 31st season as host of the TV game show. His recently regrown mustache, however, was a no-show.
The new season, which began Monday, marked the return of...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Steve Lozano, a flight officer at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, competed on the season premiere of the popular syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" that aired on Monday evening.
Lozano, who flies F-18 Super Hornet aircraft, started slow,...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Hey, ref! "Bleep!"
There, I feel so much better now.
How do you feel about swearing at sporting events? Does buying a ticket also give you the right to use language you would never use in church? Or does the guy who bought a ticket and unfortunately...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Fall comes. Not such a big deal as it was back before there were 27 TV seasons in a year and a thousand new shows starting every week, but there are still something like a million series premiering on 6 billion channels between now and the end of the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:20 AM
When Fresno State fans yell "hold that line" these days, they don't mean football.
The Bulldogs' two-man entry took top honors at the FLW College Fishing Western Conference event on New Melones Lake, Calif.
The guys wearing Fresno pads and helmets,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Having spent $275 million to buy the rights to "Thursday Night Football," CBS is putting the full might of the company behind it to make sure all of America will be watching.
"There hasn't been an initiative at the CBS corporation in decades as large and...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 9:16 AM
The fall TV season revs up this month, with new shows and returning favorites launching on traditional, cable and streaming networks.
"Sons of Anarchy" and "Boardwalk Empire" begin their finals seasons Sept. 9 and Sept. 7, respectively. All 10 episodes...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:11 PM
A former “Jeopardy!” champion from Arlington Heights accused of child sexual assault met his alleged 15-year-old victim at a suburban mall where he worked as a security guard, police said Thursday.
Jerome Slowik, 28, was charged in...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 1:25 PM
He taught his three children to appreciate laughter, beauty and wonder, fought for his country in the South Pacific, spent decades working in advertising, ministered to jail inmates and helped Orlando's homeless find warm places to sleep on cold nights....
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:35 AM
A boy with shaggy brown hair shuffled into English class on the first day of freshman year at Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale. Like all new students, he went through the obligatory class introduction. He cleared his throat and confidently said, "Hi,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 5, UCLA:
UCLA's periodic forays into national title contention tend to fall in years...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Alex Trebek: "Welcome to 'Jeopardy!' Let's meet our first contestant, Nazareth police Chief Thomas Trachta."
Chief Trachta: "Hey, who put these Fire Trachta stickers all over my podium?"
Alex: "Ha! We just thought we'd have a little fun with your...