| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:46 AM
He named the salted fish delicacy found only in the Mediterranean: the anchovy. He identified the author of the words "All Gaul is divided into three parts": Julius Caesar. And he named the playwright who created the Norwegian manor Rosmersholm: Ibsen....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:31 PM
If Watson, IBM's cognitive computer and "Jeopardy!" winner, were taking notes while working with students at Ohio State University this summer or dreaming up another barbecue sauce recipe, it'd probably reach for a Livescribe 3 smartpen.
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek just became the answer to a trivia question.
The Canadian-born host was awarded Friday with a Guinness World Record for "most gameshow episodes hosted by the same presenter." As of Friday, he's hosted a whopping 6,829...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Paige Ormiston's winning streak on "Jeopardy!" ended at one.
Ormiston, a judge advocate for the Naval Air Force Atlantic in Norfolk, won $32,200 in the episode that aired on Tuesday. But on Wednesday, she came up short.
Ormiston played well, earning...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Paige Ormiston, a judge advocate for the Naval Air Force Atlantic in Norfolk, was a champion for a day - on "Jeopardy!," that is.
Ormiston appeared on the popular syndicated game show on Tuesday and scored a big victory. She led her two opponents after...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 9:45 PM
The 41st Daytime Emmy Awards might forever be remembered as the one with the online buffering.
The best in daytime talk, soap operas and news gathered Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel for the annual ceremony, hosted by crude funnywoman Kathy Griffin....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:55 PM
North Shore "Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins' winning streak ended Monday, with the formidable women's record-holder taking third place in her 21st and final episode.
"I’ve had a while to get used to it, but still, with the final episode...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:59 PM
If you host a game show long enough, eventually you will become a trivia question. That's what has happened to "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek, who set the Guinness World Record for "most game show episodes hosted by the same presenter (one show)" on Friday....
| May 6, 2014
| 10:34 AM
It's been awhile since Gilbert Arenas played in the NBA, but that didn't stop the former Orlando Magic player from criticizing Monday night's performance by Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert.
In the 102-96 loss to the Washington Wizards, Hibbert was 0-2...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:34 AM
Singer Sam Smith was a stellar musical guest on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. Louis C.K. was an amusing host who used his smart opening monologue to ponder heaven, God and men's fear of women.
But something strange happened on this weekend's...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Game shows occupy a unique corner of the American brain. Who can't name Vanna White's chosen profession? Who can't place that immortal shout of "Survey says!"? Do the words "double jeopardy" actually invoke the law for anyone? Even if we haven't seen...