'Jeopardy!' This epidemic has killed 500,000 people in this century — 70,000 people in 2017. “Unfortunately they’re no longer with us because of the opioid crisis. Here's how it ended last week.

all-time regular season winnings. Wednesday marked Coffey’s fourth and final appearance on the show — he’d been on a winning streak since Friday night, according to the Press Herald. A quirky and odd bartender from New York City is entertaining viewers as he continues to rack up cash on the game show Jeopardy!

He ultimately won $52,203 during his time with the contest. My life would certainly be less enriched had I not appeared on “Jeopardy!” Not knowing my fellow contestants, like Buzzy, Alan, Lilly ― not to mention Alex and the amazing team at the show ― would be dispiriting. Ken Jennings, the longest-running Jeopardy! “I’m no crusader and I’ve never been much involved in causes, but I can remember having some great conversations with them,” he told the newspaper. Molly Parks’s father, Tom Parks, shared a clip of the exchange on Facebook. Despite Rogers' quick rise in notoriety, he's far from the longest-running Jeopardy champion.        Daily #s       Town #s       

Dennis used his interview to call attention to an urgent issue affecting many people in the country today.

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Terry Thompson (née Armstrong, born c.1935), a housewife and alumna of Swarthmore College, was the first Tournament of Champions winner. Rogers, raised in suburban Westchester County, told NBC he credited his Jeopardy success with getting right the questions that would typically go unanswered during the game. “It’s time we stepped up to the plate and did something aggressive about it,” Trebeck responded.