Alex Trebek

Alex Trebek. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Father Unhappy With Alex Trebek Following Son’s Costly Jeopardy Spelling Error

The interaction sparked a massive social media response which left Jeopardy’s Facebook page peppered with comments from people who were also bothered by the way the boy was treated.

08/02/2013

Flag of the Borough of Queens (credit: Queens Borough President's Office)

‘Jeopardy!’ Devotes Entire Category To Queens

If you live in a certain outer borough, you might have felt an extra sense of pride Tuesday night.

03/19/2013

The George Washington Bridge is seen with its American Flag flying in honor of the Port Authority's 90th Anniversary - Fort Lee, NJ - Apr 30, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

‘Jeopardy!’ Makes Mistake About George Washington Bridge

Everyone makes mistakes now and then, even the writers at “Jeopardy!” Tuesday’s mistake had to do with one of the New York City area’s many grand bridges.

05/09/2012

The set of "Jeopardy!" - File / Photo: Jeopardy Productions Inc. via IBM

IBM Computer Practicing For Real ‘Jeopardy!’ Match

It’s the size of 10 refrigerators, and it swallows encyclopedias whole, but an IBM computer was lacking one thing it needed to battle the greatest champions from the “Jeopardy!” quiz show.

01/13/2011