Oakland ‘Jeopardy!’ Winner Approaches Ken Jennings’ Record

FILE – Alex Trebek poses in the press room at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards on May 5, 2019 in Pasadena, Calif. More than two months after Trebek’s death, fans of “Jeopardy!” finally got the chance to say goodbye. A video tribute to the host opened the Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 episode of the quiz show, the final one that Trebek taped before pancreatic cancer claimed his life on Nov. 8. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Oakland resident Amy Schneider continues her winning streak on “Jeopardy!”

The Morning Show with Nikki Medoro says Schneider is on track to be the winningest victor ever. With 30 games under her belt, “Jeopardy!” contestant and Bay Area local is on an exciting path of success. Becoming the first woman to win more than $1 million, she has landed in the game’s top four highest-earning competitors.

Nikki Medoro also examines Comedian and Commentator W. Kamau Bell’s series on Bill Cosby, which will be coming to Showtime next week, reflecting on the impact of Cosby’s fall on the African-American community.

Local News

KGO Events

 

Stay updated with KGO 810

Subscribe to KGO 810’s weekly eblast to get the latest information on local news, events, and exclusives from your favorite personalities.