pancreatic cancer

Alex Trebek
Jeopardy!
CNN
November 12, 2019 - 9:39 am
Dhruv Gaur's answer on "Jeopardy!" brought host Alex Trebek to tears Monday. During the "Final Jeopardy" round, Trebek asked contestants for their answers. When he got to Gaur, the host paused, according to CNN affiliate WBAL-TV "We love you Alex!" Gaur wrote on his answer, worth $1,995. In place...
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After months of battling pancreatic cancer, Alex Trebek hinted in an interview that his long tenure as host of "Jeopardy!" may be nearing an end.
CTV News
CNN
October 07, 2019 - 12:24 pm
After months of battling pancreatic cancer, Alex Trebek is hinting that his long tenure as host of "Jeopardy!" may be nearing an end. Trebek told CTV he has begun to get sores inside his mouth from the chemotherapy, which makes it difficult to enunciate.
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Alex Trebek
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 11:21 am
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Read more here.
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In this April 30, 2017, file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif.
Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File
May 29, 2019 - 9:39 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says his doctors say he's in "near remission" of advanced pancreatic cancer and his response to the treatment is "kind of mind-boggling." The 78-year-old TV personality tells People magazine he's responding very well to chemotherapy and the doctors...
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Alex Trebek accepts the award for outstanding game show host for "Jeopardy!" at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif.
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May 06, 2019 - 8:49 am
By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek got a standing ovation as he accepted an Emmy Award as host of "Jeopardy!" — and immediately set the audience at ease, even as he alluded to his cancer diagnosis. Trebek, 78, who announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer...
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Alex Trebek announces he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
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March 06, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek is hoping for a victory as he wages a battle against cancer. The longtime game show host on Wednesday announced he's been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in a video posted to the show's official YouTube account. "Now, normally,...
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Aretha Franklin
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December 28, 2018 - 6:47 am
DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin's estate has paid at least $3 million in back taxes to the IRS since her death in August, an attorney for the late Queen of Soul's estate said Thursday. The estate is being audited by the IRS, which filed a claim this month in a county probate court north of Detroit,...
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Pope Francis watches Aretha Franklin sing at the Festival of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
August 16, 2018 - 10:01 am
By Mesfin Fekadu and Hillel Italie, AP Entertainment Writers DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died...
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Jonathan Gold
Anne Cusack /Los Angeles Times via AP
July 22, 2018 - 10:22 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jonathan Gold, who became the first restaurant critic to win the Pulitzer Prize for criticism, has died. He was 57. The Los Angeles Times, where Gold most recently worked, reported that he died Saturday after being diagnosed earlier this month with pancreatic cancer. "I can't...
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