Before he gets to work on hosting the 30th edition of "The Amazing Race," Phil Keoghan is taking on a different task: co-hosting National Geographic's "Earth Live" event on Sunday. The live television special -- co-hosted by Keoghan and Jane Lynch -- will connect with wildlife specialists in the field all over the world using state-of-the-art digital cameras to document animals live on television, from hyenas in Ethiopia and lions in Kenya to ocelots in Brazil and sharks in Fiji. John Cena reveals he was bullied as a kid It's a lot for a pair of hosts to juggle, but Keoghan told CBS News he's up for the challenge. How do you explain this show to people when they ask you about it? It's a bold attempt at trying to bring wildlife to the world live, something that hasn't been attempted before. So it's new and different, and it is definitely audacious. Does the live aspect of the show make you nervous? Absolutely. Well, nervous in a good way because it's live TV, … [Read more...] about CBS News Logo “Amazing Race” host Phil Keoghan is ready for anything on “Earth Live”
They've officially already won $1 million after being the first ones to cross the finish line of Season 30 of "The Amazing Race." However, fans of Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson could expect to see at least one of them completing the CBS competition series trifecta in the future. In a post-win interview with Entertainment Weekly, Jessica and Cody discussed their win and the experience they had on "The Amazing Race," and Jessica admitted that she'd love to see her new fiance take his skill set to the one show neither of them has competed on-- "Survivor." "I want [Cody] to," she said when asked about competing on the show. "I think his cyborg mode would come in handy on 'Survivor.'" However, Cody expressed a reason why he wasn't keen on the idea, though Jessica admitted why she was motivated for him to compete. "The issue is being away from Jess. It's like a 45-day experience, and I don't want to be away from Jessica that long," Cody said. "And I want … [Read more...] about ‘Amazing Race’ Winner Jessica Graf Teases ‘Million Dollar’ Idea For Cody Nickson
As soon as Jessop Jeweler’s doors closed forever after 126 years late Saturday afternoon, a display case was turned into a makeshift counter offering sparkling wine, caviar, fresh shrimp and cheeses. The staff and closing sale consultants celebrated the conclusion of a long-running liquidation sale and the end of the Jessop’s era. “I feel like I’ve been dragged behind a truck for 90 days,” said Jim Jessop, who spent the last 45 years of his life in the family business. The closing sale was an emotion-filled time with goodbye visits from friends and customers. While the final accounting isn’t yet complete, Jessop thinks that less than 10 percent of the store inventory remains. But the gem of the collection — the Jessop street clock — still awaits a new location, and Jessop has made that his next project. The 111-year-old clock, designated San Diego Historic Site No. 372, still stands at the store’s former setting in Westfield Horton … [Read more...] about Time is running out for Jessop clock as family eyes new location
1 of 8 View 8 Items CBS Kristi Leskinen, left, and Jen Hudak ride an elephant in Chiang Man, Thailand, during a two-hour episode of "The Amazing Race" on Wednesday, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Related Link With skiing and goat yoga, two Utah-tied competitors tackle Amazing Race training Jen Hudak, of Park City, and teammate Kristi Leskinen, both former professional skiers, make up one of the final four teams on season 30 of “The Amazing Race.” The finale airs Wednesday, Feb. 21, on CBS. “There have only been three all-female teams to win ‘The Amazing Race,’ and we want to be the fourth team to accomplish that,” Hudak said at the end of last week's episode. CBS Kristi Leskinen, left, and Jen Hudak prepare to take measurements of an elephant in Chiang Man, Thailand, during a two-hour episode of "The Amazing Race" on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. The pair, dubbed Team Extreme, has been first to the mat twice, … [Read more...] about Utahn Jen Hudak part of 4 teams headed to ‘The Amazing Race’ finale
The competition has officially reached a turning point on "The Amazing Race," and teams are now no longer afraid to play dirty if needed in order to get ahead and stay ahead. Now, the threat of a second double U-Turn, as well as a surprise twist, could make things even more intense as the race heads to Zimbabwe. Spoiler Alert: The Ending Of Season 30, Episode 5, "The Claws Are Out" is discussed below. After getting on a second flight to Prague which put them at a disadvantage on time, Jessica and Cody opted to be the only team who utilized the Double U-Turn that waited for teams when they arrived. Because Violinists Trevor and Chris were the only ones behind them, the two found themselves forced to be the only ones completing both Detour tasks. Though they fought hard and raced well throughout the leg, they were unable to really make up the distance, and were eliminated after still arriving to the mat in last place. Now, with only six teams still remaining, and … [Read more...] about Which ‘Amazing Race’ Season 30 Team Will Be Eliminated In Zimbabwe?