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Amy Schneider's Jeopardy! Streak Ends at 40 Consecutive Wins and $1.4 Million

1 hour ago   |   Time

“Jeopardy!” champion Amy Schneider's dazzling streak is over, snapped Wednesday by a Chicago librarian after 40 consecutive wins and nearly $1.4 million in prize...
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The chauffeur - George McCaskey - was sent to O'Hare for ‘Canandaigua.' A day later, the Chicago Bears GM search ended with the hiring of Ryan Poles

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

The video surfaced a little before 11 p.m. Monday. Undercover, of course. And shared on social media by Eric Bohn, whose Twitter bio identifies him as “your trusted resource...
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'Jeopardy!' champ Amy Schneider's 40-game winning streak ended by Chicago librarian

'Jeopardy!' champ Amy Schneider's 40-game winning streak ended by Chicago librarian

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

LOS ANGELES - One word made all the difference Wednesday on “Jeopardy!” Champion Amy Schneider's dazzling streak on the quiz show is over, snapped by a Chicago librarian after...
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The chauffeur - George McCaskey - was sent to O'Hare for ‘Canandaigua.' A day later, the Chicago Bears GM search ended with the hiring of Ryan Poles

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The video surfaced a little before 11 p.m. Monday. Undercover, of course. And shared on social media by Eric Bohn, whose Twitter bio identifies him as “your trusted resource...
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The Chicago Bears interviewed Omar Khan for their GM vacancy. Here's what to know about the Pittsburgh Steelers vice president of football and business administration

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

The Chicago Bears have reached out to at least 15 general manager and 11 coaching candidates for interviews. As they go through the process, we're looking at each of the...
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See how massive buildings are moved in one piece, including an 850-ton Chicago apartment and a 35-room Florida hotel

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Courtesy of Mike Brovont Moving an entire building from one place to another can cost upwards of $1 million. Historic or valuable buildings are often relocated when faced with...
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Triple the misery: MLB's labor woes threaten third spring

12 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

It's a moment Brandon Bajema relishes each year - receiving the email notification that Chicago Cubs tickets for spring training games in Arizona are about to go on sale.
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Chicago Cubs Linked To Japanese Slugger Seiya Suzuki

15 hours ago   |   Forbes

Japanese outfielder Seiya Suzuki will be eligible to sign with a team in the United States once the MLB lockout ends, and a recent report out of Japan has indicated that the...
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Mars Wrigley closing nearly century-old chocolate plant on Chicago's West Side

22 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Mars Wrigley is closing a nearly century-old chocolate plant on Chicago's Far West Side once hailed as the most beautiful candy factory in America.
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CPD issues alert after several armed robberies on Northwest Side

CPD issues alert after several armed robberies on Northwest Side

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Police are asking the public's help after several recent armed robberies on the Northwest Side. In the incidents, the suspects arrived in a four-door dark blue sedan...
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Vikings hire former Wall Street trader Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM

Vikings hire former Wall Street trader Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have hired Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as their general manager, taking an innovative turn with an Ivy League-educated data expert from Cleveland's... Read more ...

GM sold 26 electric vehicles last quarter but projects it will overtake...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says GM appears "to have some room for improvement." Picture Alliance/Getty Images GM is investing heavily into EVs and projects it can overtake current... Read more ...

Today's ‘Wordle' Word Of The Day Answer 222: Thursday, January 27th

Here's today's Wordle word of the day 222 for Thursday, January 27th and how to solve. Read more ...

Amy Schneider's Jeopardy! Streak Ends at 40 Consecutive Wins and $1.4 Million

“Jeopardy!” champion Amy Schneider's dazzling streak is over, snapped Wednesday by a Chicago librarian after 40 consecutive wins and nearly $1.4 million in prize... Read more ...

Heirs of Pablo Picasso venture into crypto, selling more than a thousand...

Marina Picasso, right, granddaughter of artist Pablo Picasso, and her son Florian Picasso pose with a ceramic art-work of Pablo Picasso in Cologny near in Geneva, Switzerland... Read more ...

Vintage motorcycle auction returns to Vegas, bringing avid collectors

Motorcycles filled the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center on Wednesday - day two of the annual Mecum Las Vegas Vintage and Antique Motorcycle Auction - and the only thing... Read more ...

A witness can corroborate the claim that Rep. Matt Gaetz was told he had sex...

Rep. Matt Gaetz. Getty A witness told federal prosecutors he was there when Matt Gaetz was told he had sex with a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Joe Ellicott was in the room... Read more ...

CBS Announces Houseguests For Upcoming ‘Celebrity Big Brother'

Admit it...Big Brother on CBS is your secret guilty pleasure. Read more ...

New York Giants GM Joe Schoen Willing To Stick With Daniel Jones

New York Giants GM Joe Schoen, in his introductory press conference, said he's been encouraged by what he's learned so far about quarterback Daniel Jones. Read more ...

Joe Rogan said it's 'very strange' for anyone to call themselves Black...

Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images Joe Rogan said it's weird to call someone "Black" unless they are "100% African from the darkest place." He mentioned that his guest, Jordan... Read more ...