| 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...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:39 PM
The North Shore's seemingly unsinkable "Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins has done it again - twice! – beating her opponents on both Monday and Tuesday, and bringing her total winnings to $372,700.
Collins' 16th and 17th victories means the 31-...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:42 PM
North Shore game show gladiator Julia Collins captured her 20th consecutive victory on “Jeopardy!” this afternoon, securing the second-place record for most matches won.
Collins, 31, collected $18,100 and broke former contestant Dave Madden&...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
The "Jeopardy!" winning streak continued today for Wilmette resident and Kenilworth native Julia Collins, who captured her 14th victory on the game show, scoring $22,690, and bringing her total winnings to $284,100.
The 31-year-old former management...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:16 PM
North Shore resident and "Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins continued her streak on Friday, netting $30,800 in her 15th victory and boosting her total winnings to $314,900.
Officials with the game show said Collins, 31, a resident of Wilmette and a...
| May 29, 2014
| 1:00 PM
"Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins secured her 19th win today, tying the game show's second-place record, officials with the show announced.
Collins won $18,400 today, tying former contestant Dave Madden as the "second-winningest" contestant, show...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:59 PM
After earning her 18th victory Wednesday, the North Shore's indomitable "Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins is just one match shy of tying the game show's second place record of 19 wins.
A Wilmette resident and Kenilworth native, Collins, 31, won $18,900...
| 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...
| 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...