From Reuters.com:

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor James Doohan, best known as Scotty, the feisty, Scottish-accented chief engineer on television's original "Star Trek" series, died on Wednesday at his home in Redmond, Washington, his manager said. He was 85.

(Note that I didn't stoop to some godawfully cheesy "Beam him up" line.  I can only hope newspapers will do the same.  But I'm sure that they won't).

Edit, later:  Nope.

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