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  • Obama to nominate Scalia successor 'in due time'
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:12 am
    President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans. Obama said a nomination was "bigger than any one party."
  • In victory or dissent, Scalia was a man of strong opinions
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:08 am
    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia kept your attention, whether you liked him or not.
  • Justice Antonin Scalia, influential conservative, dead at 79
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:04 am
    Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died, leaving the high court without its conservative majority and setting up an ideological confrontation over his successor in the maelstrom of a presidential election year. Scalia was 79.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Republicans debaters on high court, economy
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:04 am
    The Republican presidential debaters misfired in assertions about Supreme Court nominees, Syria, immigration and more.
  • GOP candidates joust over foreign policy, immigration
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:00 am
    Republican presidential candidates jousted over immigration and foreign policy in a raucous debate that was shaken by the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia hours before they took the stage.
  • Debate Takeaways: Civil court discussion gives way to brawl
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:00 am
    Saturday's Republican presidential debate was the perfect spot for GOP candidates to try and project legal gravitas after the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
  • Debate Takeaways: Civil court discussion gives way to brawl
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 10:00 pm
    Saturday's Republican presidential debate was the perfect spot for GOP candidates to try and project legal gravitas after the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
  • The Latest: Cruz, Trump offer closing arguments to SC
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 10:00 pm
    The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):
  • AP FACT CHECK: Republicans debaters on high court, economy
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 9:04 pm
    The Republican presidential debaters misfired in assertions about Supreme Court nominees, Syria, immigration and more.
  • The Latest: Sanders criticizes GOP position on court nominee
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 8:48 pm
    The Latest on the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times EST):
  • Fight night: Personal attacks, court debate for GOP hopefuls
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 8:17 pm
    Republican White House hopefuls insisted that President Barack Obama step aside and let his successor nominate the next Supreme Court justice, in a raucous Saturday night debate that also featured harshly personal jousting over immigration and foreign policy.
  • Obama to nominate Scalia successor 'in due time'
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 7:49 pm
    President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans. Obama said a nomination was "bigger than any one party."
  • Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 6:28 pm
    Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died, leaving the high court without its conservative majority and setting up an ideological confrontation over his successor in the maelstrom of a presidential election year. Scalia was 79.
  • Scalia death sparks election-year fight over filling vacancy
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 5:24 pm
    Justice Antonin Scalia's death is already sparking a heated election-year fight over whether President Barack Obama should try to fill the court vacancy. Republicans on Capitol Hill and on the campaign trail insist the choice should fall to the next president.
  • Civil rights leader Lewis softening dismissal of Sanders
    Associated Press | February 13, 2016 4:36 pm
    Civil rights leader John Lewis on Saturday softened his dismissal of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' work in the 1960s on behalf of racial equality.
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