BB King plays on stage. 
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This News Quiz goes out to blues legend B.B. King

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Blues legend B.B. King, who died Thursday night, rocked out to the end of his long, eventful life. In his spirit, jam out to this News Quiz.

For most of his nearly seven-decade career, King was not only the undisputed king of the blues but a mentor to scores of guitarists, including Eric Clapton, Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Jimi Hendrix, John Mayall and Keith Richards.

“I prayed for this when I was young,” said Joe Scarborough upon finding out

The announcement came Tuesday in the form of a video message from the Obama Foundation.

Christie reportedly spent $82,594 over the course of 58 trips to the concessions operator at MetLife Stadium.

The comedian unveiled the first promo for her own show on Wednesday and took a direct shot at the lack of gender diversity in her field. 

Gordeuk initially apologized — blaming the devil and her own emotional state — but later defended her remark in an interview with NBC News.

As of Thursday, all 243 passengers aboard have been accounted for. Eight people died and more than 200 were injured in the catastrophic accident. 

The Senate could take up the bill as early as next week.

Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was “disappointed” by the Vatican’s decision. 

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This News Quiz goes out to blues legend B.B. King

Updated