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  • Who Obama might nominate to replace Scalia on Supreme Court
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 3:36 pm
    Republicans are near-unanimous in demanding that President Barack Obama leave it to his successor to nominate a candidate to fill the Supreme Court seat of the late Justice Antonin Scalia. But the president insists he plans to come forward with a nominee -- and that there's plenty of time for the Senate to weigh in.
  • Scalia's death in office a rarity for modern Supreme Court
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 3:32 pm
    A black-draped chair on the Supreme Court bench once signaled that a justice had died, but those somber memorials have been increasingly uncommon at the court as its members have chosen to retire rather than hold their office until death.
  • Clinton, Sanders speak at Las Vegas church
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 2:40 pm
    Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are speaking from the pulpit as they campaign ahead of next weekend's Democratic caucuses in Nevada.
  • The Latest: Obama to nominate successor to Scalia
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 2:20 pm
    The Latest on developments following the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times local):
  • George W. Bush: From South Carolina cameo to starring role
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 2:05 pm
    George W. Bush won a bruising South Carolina presidential primary on his way to the Oval Office, as his father did before him.
  • Loss for words can be a rare brain disorder, not Alzheimer's
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 1:56 pm
    A mysterious brain disorder can be confused with early Alzheimer's disease although it isn't robbing patients of their memories but of the words to talk about them.
  • Scalia's body at Texas funeral home after 3-hour procession
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:32 pm
    Antonin Scalia's body lay in a Texas funeral home Sunday and officials awaited word about whether they would need to perform an autopsy before the late Supreme Court justice could return home to Virginia. In the nation's capital, where flags flew at half-staff at the White House and Supreme Court, the political sniping soared, raising the prospect of a court short-handed for some time.
  • Scalia's death removes conservative vote in contraceptive coverage case
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:28 pm
    The death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia means next month's Supreme Court arguments over contraceptives, religious liberty and President Barack Obama's health care law appear more likely to favor the administration.
  • Scalia's death means loss of key vote in divided cases
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 12:08 pm
    Justice Antonin Scalia's death deprives conservatives of a key vote that could change the outcome in some major Supreme Court cases, including one in which labor unions appeared headed for a big defeat.
  • Supreme Court vacancy is tangible test for 2016 candidates
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 11:40 am
    The presidential election just got real.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Iraq war
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 10:28 am
    Donald Trump delivered a ferocious putdown of George W. Bush from the debate stage, central to his effort to convince voters that they don't want another Bush deciding when to take the country to war. But were his key facts right?
  • Carved-up N. Carolina county braces for redistricting fight
    Associated Press | February 14, 2016 8:12 am
    Mary Hodgin lives in North Carolina's 1st Congressional District. Her neighbors across the street do not.
  • 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.