• York Weekend Extras - 02/27/2015 12:57 AM EST
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    Canadians 'Spocking" the image of ex-PM on $5 bill

    03/03/2015 06:40 PM EST
    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The death of actor Leonard Nimoy last week has inspired people to post photos on social media of marked-up five-dollar Canadian banknotes that show former prime minister Wilfrid Laurier transformed to resemble Spock, Nimoy's famous "Star Trek" character. 
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    NBC's 'Parks and Recreation' says farewell
    03/03/2015 05:20 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Viewers said farewell to Amy Poehler and the gang of Pawnee, Indiana, bureaucrats on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," in a finale that made more of a dent online than on television. Full Story

    Nielsen's top programs for Feb. 23-March 1
    03/03/2015 03:56 PM EST - Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 23-March 1. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. Full Story

    Winfrey's Harpo Studios in Chicago to close in December
    03/03/2015 01:50 PM EST - CHICAGO (AP) — Oprah Winfrey will close Harpo Studios in Chicago, where she filmed "The Oprah Winfrey Show" for more than 20 years, this December, and will transition production for her cable network to a studio in California. Full Story

    Andrew Lack in talks to return to NBC
    03/03/2015 02:17 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — NBC Universal is in talks to bring back Andrew Lack to its troubled news operation, which would be the first high-level shake-up following several rough months culminating in the six-month suspension of "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams for misleading viewers about his experiences covering the Iraq War. Full Story

    Reports of Maggie Smith's 'Downton' exit may be premature
    03/03/2015 09:05 AM EST - LONDON (AP) — Predictions of doom for the Dowager Countess of Grantham may be premature. "Downton Abbey" publicists say Maggie Smith was misinterpreted in remarks widely reported as suggesting she will leave the TV show after its sixth season later this year. Full Story

    Sara Gilbert welcomes baby boy with wife Linda Perry
    03/02/2015 06:35 PM EST - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sara Gilbert shared the news of her new baby on "The Talk." Co-host Julie Chen announced on Monday's episode that Gilbert welcomed a son over the weekend. Full Story

    Julianne and Derek Hough to hit the road again this summer
    03/02/2015 04:30 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Sibling performers Derek and Julianne Hough have a busy summer ahead. They're hitting the road for the second year in a row for their "Move Live on Tour," where they dance and sing before a live audience. Full Story

    Television's 'Judge Judy' staying in session
    03/02/2015 06:21 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Daytime television's most popular personality, "Judge Judy" Sheindlin, has extended her contract for three years and plans to keep her court in session into 2020. Full Story

    Ming-Na Wen: 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' role makes me a cool mom
    03/02/2015 03:00 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Ming-Na Wen says her role as ace pilot and weapons expert Melinda May on "Agents of S. Full Story

    New Mexico couple gets engaged, then stranded on mountaintop

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An ecstatic New Mexico couple who got engaged on top of Sandia Peak had to curtail their celebrations after getting stuck for hours because of high winds. Full Story