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Scalia's body at Texas funeral home after 3-hour procession

WASHINGTON (AP) — 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.

Feb. 14, 2016 3:29 PM EST
Scalia's body at Texas funeral home after 3-hour procession

WASHINGTON (AP) — Antonin Scalia's body lay in a Texas funeral home Sunday and officials waited word about whether they would need to perform an autopsy before the late Supreme Court justice could return home to Virginia.

Feb. 14, 2016 3:17 PM EST
Supreme Court vacancy is tangible test for 2016 candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidential election just got real.The unexpected death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia — and the immediate declaration from Republicans that the next president should nominate his replacement — adds even more weight to the decision voters will make in November's general election.

Feb. 14, 2016 2:38 PM EST
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Iraq war

WASHINGTON (AP) — 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.

Feb. 14, 2016 1:25 PM EST
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Republican presidential candidates John Kasich and Marco Rubio; Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Kasich, Rubio; Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Trump, Rubio, Sanders ___ CNN's "State of the Union" — Rubio; Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush ___ "Fox News Sunday" — Rubio, Sanders.

Feb. 14, 2016 5:30 AM EST
Obama to nominate Scalia successor 'in due time'

WASHINGTON (AP) — 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.

Feb. 14, 2016 3:08 AM EST
GOP candidates joust over foreign policy, immigration

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — 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.

Feb. 14, 2016 2:57 AM EST

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