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‘Jeopardy!”s three biggest winners facing off in primetime ‘Greatest of All Time’ special

‘Jeopardy!”s three biggest winners facing off in primetime ‘Greatest of All Time’ special

©2019 Jeopardy Productions Inc. (LOS ANGELES) — Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and James Holzhauer, the three biggest winners in the history of Jeopardy!, will face off against each other in a “primetime throwdown” in January on ABC. Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time will have the trio competing for a top prize of a million bucks; the first player to win…

President Trump to Award Jon Voight, singer Alison Krauss with National Medal of the Arts

President Trump to Award Jon Voight, singer Alison Krauss with National Medal of the Arts

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(WASHINGTON D.C.) — The White House has announced that President Donald Trump will present Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight with the National Medal of the Arts on Thursday. Voight, one of President Trump’s most vocal supporters in Hollywood, was saluted for “his exceptional capacity as an actor to portray deeply complex characters,” a press…

Music News

Blondie’s Debbie Harry joins Sting’s 2019 Rainforest Fund Benefit lineup; will play NYC Clash tribute

Blondie’s Debbie Harry joins Sting’s 2019 Rainforest Fund Benefit lineup; will play NYC Clash tribute

ABC/Jeff NeiraSting’s star-studded 30th anniversary Rainforest Fund benefit concert will have even more star power.  According to Page Six, Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry has joined the gala’s lineup. As previously reported, the event, which takes place December 9 at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, already had been confirmed to feature Bruce Springsteen, John…

Run (Run Rudolph) to You: Bryan Adams’ ‘Christmas’ EP is here

Run (Run Rudolph) to You: Bryan Adams’ ‘Christmas’ EP is here

PolydorForget about the “Summer of ’69” — right now, Bryan Adams is all about the winter of 2019, thanks to his new EP, Christmas, which is out now. The five-track collection includes three previously released holiday recordings — “Christmas Time,” “Reggae Christmas” and “Merry Christmas” — and two new tracks.  One is a song called…

Barry Manilow extends Las Vegas residency through November 2020

Barry Manilow extends Las Vegas residency through November 2020

PRNewsfoto/STILETTO EntertainmentBarry Manilow announced in September that he’d extended his Las Vegas residency at the Westgate Resort & Casino until late March 2020.  Now comes word that, because of high demand, the pop legend has scheduled shows at the venue through the end of next year. The newly announced concerts include a pair of three-night…

National News

Prosecutor allegedly used his 13-year-old daughter as bait to catch suspected child molester

Prosecutor allegedly used his 13-year-old daughter as bait to catch suspected child molester

San Jose Police Department(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — A prosecutor in Santa Clara County, California, is under scrutiny for allegedly using his 13-year-old daughter to bait a man who is alleged to have molested her, according to police documents, reported The Mercury News.The suspect, 76-year-old Ali Mohammad Lajmiri, is now in custody, but the prosecutor’s alleged…

Patrick Frazee found guilty of killing missing fiancee Kelsey Berreth

Patrick Frazee found guilty of killing missing fiancee Kelsey Berreth

ABC News(DENVER, Colorado) — A Colorado man has been convicted of killing 29-year-old Kelsey Berreth, who was his fiancee and the mother of his young daughter, following a dramatic trial that brought bombshell testimony from witnesses, including a fellow inmate and his former girlfriend. As the trial of Frazee came to a close, prosecutors Monday…

Shooting outside Oklahoma Walmart leaves 3 dead including suspect

Shooting outside Oklahoma Walmart leaves 3 dead including suspect

Google Maps Street View(DUNCAN, Oklahoma) — Three people are dead, including the suspect, from a shooting in the parking lot of an Oklahoma Walmart Monday morning, state police said.At least nine shots were fired during the incident in Duncan, about 80 miles south of Oklahoma City, authorities said.One man and one woman were found dead…

Health News

Marie Kondo’s five tips for tidying up with kids

Marie Kondo’s five tips for tidying up with kids

kate_sept2004/iStock(NEW YORK) — Since Marie Kondo released her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, many have followed her KonMari method in the pursuit of a clean home and items that “spark joy.” Now, the queen of tidying up is out with a new children’s book to show others that tidying up is not just…

Mom whose son died three hours after birth donates milk she pumped in his honor

Mom whose son died three hours after birth donates milk she pumped in his honor

Sierra Stragheld(NEW YORK) — In a time of tremendous grief, one woman chose to help the babies of other moms to honor the one she lost. Sierra Strangfeld made the selfless decision to pump breast milk for donation, even though her baby was gone.Strangfeld had oped to breastfeed her baby boy, Samuel. But a little…

Teenage athlete suddenly dies of mono after playing in a hockey game

Teenage athlete suddenly dies of mono after playing in a hockey game

Adam_Lazar/iStock(CHICAGO) — A teenage hockey player died suddenly after playing in a game from complications with mononucleosis – an infection he was not even aware that he had.Gabe Remy’s teammates on the Chicago Fury said that they could see signs he wasn’t feeling well last week but just figured that it was symptoms of the…

Navy researchers working on PFAS-free firefighting foams that don’t pose a health risk

Navy researchers working on PFAS-free firefighting foams that don’t pose a health risk

(U.S. Navy) PFAS-free firefighting foam was tested in late October at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington D.C.(WASHINGTON) — Testing is still at a small scale, but U.S. Navy researchers are encouraged by their work to develop new firefighting foams that do not contain the “forever chemicals” known as PFAS, that at high levels have…