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Television world unites in support of Alex Trebek after he shares cancer diagnosis

New York (CNN Business)A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. This is an incredibly difficult time for Alex Trebek, his family members, and the extended "Jeopardy!" family that spans the globe.Trebek showed tremendous courage by recording a candid video message to fans about his stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis. He even managed to work in a joke about being under contract for three more years.Trebek was diagnosed earlier this week, and his video was released on Wednesday afternoon. "In a time that is all about what is keeping us apart, we got tough news today about someone who has always brought America together, literally for decades," CNN's Chris Cuomo said We ...