| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A map in Wednesday's main section showing Nik Wallenda's proposed high-wire walk in Chicago had an incorrect scale. The scale showed 400 feet, not miles.
A Business story Wednesday about "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek misspelled actor Darrell Hammond's...
| 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 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Jerry Seinfeld will continue to tool around in fancy cars, chatting with celebrities and drinking coffee for four more seasons. The digital entertainment channel Crackle announced Wednesday that the hit online series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" has...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
CBS' veteran soap "The Young and the Restless" leads the pack of nominees for the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards with 26 bids.
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" paces the race among talkers with nine nominations.
"Young and the Restless" will vie against NBC'...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:20 AM
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Thursday, with perennial favorites "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," "Sesame Street" and "The Young and the Restless" racking up multiple nods....