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  1. The shape of things to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    ... of him together with his boyhood TV hero William Shatner. He spent his boyhood struck by the storylines of Star Trek, V, Star Wars, Bonanza and other such tales of cowboys and aliens. The idea of space travel, futuristic technologies, and the human ...

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  2. Shatner could visit during Route 66 rideRead the original story

    Yesterday | Free Press

    Is it a story as fantastical as one of Captain Kirk's weekly adventures on Star Trek, or is it a distinct possibility? No other link-up in the galaxy would be more classic than Wilmington's space man, the Gemini Giant, meeting Kirk, the commander of the starship Enterprise. William Shatner played Kirk in the 1960s-era science fiction television series.

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  3. 8 Things a New 'Star Trek' TV Series Must HaveRead the original story

    Thursday | Popular Mechanics

    Star Trek 3 , as it is still being called, could be huge hit when it boldly goes to theaters in 2016. It could be junk, but still make a killing.

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  4. Last drought victims: Q&A on California senior water rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... San Francisco and Los Angeles are among the biggest users. A Carmel retirement community has these rights, as does Star Trek actor and ranch owner William Shatner. HOW DID THEY GET WATER RIGHTS? Establishing an early right to California water was as ...

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  5. 'Star Trek: Captain Pike' Fan Film to Boldly Go to Pre-Kirk EnterpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SPACE.com

    This model of the starship Enterprise was used in the original "Star Trek" TV series, which aired from 1966 to 1969. A group of dedicated "Star Trek" fans want to make a new movie, featuring a character from "The "Original Series" who was captain of the Enterprise before James T. Kirk.

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  6. Filmmaker, artist Prashant Bhargava dies at 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... of all time. Grace Lee Whitney, 1930-2015: The actress who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, died at the age of 85 on May 1, 2015. Whitney played Yeoman Janice Rand in the first eight episodes before being written ...

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  7. Noted filmmaker dead at 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Connecticut Post

    ... of all time. Grace Lee Whitney, 1930-2015: The actress who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, died at the age of 85 on May 1, 2015. Whitney played Yeoman Janice Rand in the first eight episodes before being written ...

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  8. Leonard Nimoy, Spock of a Star Treka diesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83. Nimoy's career in show business spanned more than six decades and included stints as a stage actor, television guest star, series regular and movie veteran.

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  9. Cops keep secret files of TrekkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Daily Star

    A confidential report to the Metropolitan Police in 1997 warned that TV hits like Star Trek, starring Leonard Nimoy as Mr Spock, could trigger "an act of extreme violence" in Britain. "The documents show the police and security services were concerned about the export of some new religious movements concerning UFOs and aliens from the USA" The dossier, called UFO New Religious Movements and the Millennium, was drawn up in response to the 1997 mass suicide by cultists in San Diego known as Heaven's Gate.

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  10. WITI Announces 2015 Hall of Fame WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Home Business

    ... Her most famous role is that of communications officer Lieutenant Uhura aboard the USS Enterprise in the popular Star Trek television series (1966-1969), as well as the succeeding motion pictures. Ms. Nichols' Star Trek character, one of the first ...

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  11. Weekend guide to the MotorCity ComicConRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MLive.com

    ... here to check all of those out. The event is full of celebrities from TV and movies, including William Shatner (Star Trek), Ralph Macchio (The Karate Kid), and John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard & Smallville) Check out all the celebrity guests by ...

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  12. Shatner beams back to the MotorCity ComicConRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MLive.com

    ... Last year, the lines were very long for the once in a lifetime opportunity to meet Captain Kirk. When you think of Star Trek, he's probably the first name most people associate with the sci-fi franchise. The MotorCity ComicCon is now in its 26th ...

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  13. 'Brave New World' is reportedly coming to TV network SyfyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the Hollywood Reporter . "Brave" was first released in 1932. Previous adaptations include a TV movie that starred "Star Trek" actor Leonard Nimoy and Peter Gallagher of the Broadway production "On the Twentieth Century." We want to hear, did we miss ...

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  14. Remembering Grace Lee Whitney, 1930-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Daily Kos

    StarTrek.com is deeply saddened to report the passing of Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand on Star Trek: The Original Series, in several of the TOS features and also on Star Trek: Voyager. According to her family, the actress and singer died on May 1 at the age of 85, passing away peacefully in her home in Coarsegold, California.

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  15. Star Trek: Judgment RitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | GiantBomb.com

    Followup to the successful Star Trek: 25th Anniversary, Star Trek: Judgment rights was developed by Interplay in 1993 for the PC and Mac. It again followed the adventures of Captain Kirk, Spock, and Dr. McCoy as they visited various planets and "boldly went where no man had gone before".

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  16. Hollywood Notebook: Polaha's role similar; remembering Grace Lee WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Fresno Bee

    File-This Dec. 18, 1991, file photo shows Grace Lee Whitney, after receiving a star in the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Calif., with other cast members of Star Trek. Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died.

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  17. Fans and consRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Prince George Citizen

    ... first major fan convention since these kinds of gatherings of devoted followers were started about 40 years ago by Star Trek fans and they have continued to grow ever since. Finding like-minded fans of your favourite TV shows, movies and characters ...

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  18. William Shatner soon will travel Route 66 in a space-age motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Route 66 News

    William Shatner , the actor best-known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk in the "Star Trek" original television series and movies, is traveling Route 66 this summer, according to a story in a Canadian newspaper and a tweet from his account. The Prince George Citizen, based in British Colombia, had more elaboration from Shatner himself.

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  19. Shatner still chasing the magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Prince George Citizen

    ... only supposed to be a 13-episode mission. But under the direction of creator Gene Roddenberry, his serial story Star Trek discovered a new gear television had never seen before, warp speed, and a quirky sci-fi show exploded into a decades-old and ...

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  20. Star Trek's yeoman travels beyond the vortexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Age

    ... help of Leonard Nimoy, who starred as Spock in the series. Nimoy died in February this year. She returned for the Star Trek movie franchise, reprising her role in Star Trek: The Motion Picture , Star Trek III: The Search for Spock , Star Trek IV: ...

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