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Correction: Obit-Rip Taylor story

Oct. 7, 2019 4:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Oct. 6 about the death of comedian Rip Taylor, The Associated Press reported erroneously that he was 84. The age came from his publicist, who was relying on incorrect information from the comedian. According to U.S. Census records, Taylor was 88. A corrected version of the...

'Jeopardy!' host Trebek says he's resumed chemotherapy

Sep. 17, 2019 3:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Trebek told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that after a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his "numbers shot up" and doctors ordered...

Alex Trebek, saying he's on the mend, back at 'Jeopardy!'

Aug. 29, 2019 3:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has returned to work, saying he's "on the mend" following treatment for pancreatic cancer. The game show posted a video Thursday on Twitter showing the 79-year-old host back on set and promising "a good year" ahead. He actually started work on July 22, his...