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As Spock, Leonard Nimoy gave a character enduring life

In this May 14, 2013 file photo, Leonard Nimoy arrives at the LA premiere of "Star Trek Into Darkness" at The Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Nimoy, famous for playing officer Mr. Spock in “Star Trek” died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Los Angeles of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s no exaggeration to say Leonard Nimoy was perfect for the role that defined his career. His lean, almost sepulchral frame seemed otherworldly. His long, solemn face reflected wisdom summoned from somewhere deep within.

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As Spock, Leonard Nimoy gave a character enduring life

In this May 14, 2013 file photo, Leonard Nimoy arrives at the LA premiere of "Star Trek Into Darkness" at The Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Nimoy, famous for playing officer Mr. Spock in “Star Trek” died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Los Angeles of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s no exaggeration to say Leonard Nimoy was perfect for the role that defined his career. His lean, almost sepulchral frame seemed otherworldly. His long, solemn face reflected wisdom summoned from somewhere deep within.

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Orioles’ Manny Machado health, hopes to play full season

Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado laughs as he fields ground balls during a baseball spring training workout in Sarasota, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Six months after his second knee surgery in two years, Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado reported to spring training happy, and so far healthy.

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After 7 seasons, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ not slowing down

This undated photo provided by Denise Malone/World of Wonder Productions shows Season 7 contestant Sasha Belle on the set of the new series, "RuPaul's Drag Race," in Los Angeles. The show premieres on Logo TV,  9:00 p.m. ET/PT, Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Denise Malone/World of Wonder Productions)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It looks like a drag queen aquarium.

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From ‘Pulp Fiction’ to Oscar meme, Travolta’s highs and lows

In this 1977 file photo originally released by Paramount Pictures, John Travolta and Karen Lynn Gorney are shown in a scene from, "Saturday Night Fever."  Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta’s career has been one of dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme. Travolta, 61, is prepping a handful of projects and ahead of the release of an explosive documentary on Scientology that focuses considerably on Travolta’s relationship with the organization.   (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme.

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