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Reaction to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's Death

NATIONAL | Feb 13
Influential conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died in West Texas, the U.S. Marshals Service said on Saturday. He was 79. Reaction to his death follows.

In Victory Or Dissent, Scalia Was A Man Of Strong Opinions

NATIONAL | By Mark Sherman | Feb 13
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia kept your attention, whether you liked him or not. He was a big personality who rather enjoyed the spotlight, and he did not often shy from controversy.

Justice Antonin Scalia Dead At 79

NATIONAL | Feb 13
Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79.

As Teeth-Chattering Temps Move In, Officials Urge Caution

NATIONAL | By Colleen Long | Feb 13
Bitter temperatures and biting winds had much of the northeastern United States bundling up for the some of the worst cold of the winter - a snap so bad it forced an ice festival in Central Park to cancel and caused an Interstate pileup that killed three.

Sen. Cory Booker Uses Book To Trace Story Of Political Rise

POLITICS | By Josh Cornfield | Feb 13
In his first book, "United," Sen. Cory Booker traces his political rise from a councilman in Newark to the mayor to U.S. senator through stories about the people he learned from or was inspired by along the way.

GOP Congressman Mulls Run For Governor In Deep Blue New York

NATIONAL | By Michael Hill | Feb 13
Can Republican U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson break the hammerlock Democrats have had on statewide offices in New York since 2006 to become governor?

Puerto Rican Judge Nominated As 1st Gay Chief Justice

NATIONAL | Feb 13
Puerto Rican judge Maite Oronoz Rodriguez has been nominated to head the U.S. territory's Supreme Court as the first openly gay chief justice in the United States.

Viewers' Guide: GOP Hopefuls Spar In South Carolina

POLITICS | By Laurie Kellman | Feb 13
Serious issues face Saturday night's Republican presidential debaters in South Carolina, a state with deep-rooted military culture and home to a mass murder at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.

Rubio Under Pressure As Republicans Debate In South Carolina

POLITICS | By Julie Pace and Will Weissert | Feb 13
Marco Rubio enters Saturday night's Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New Hampshire.

Berlin Film Festival Jury Questioned Over Diversity

INTERNATIONAL | By Frank Jordans | Feb 13
The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled Thursday in the debate about diversity in the movie industry, with jury president Meryl Streep dismissing questions about the all-white panel by telling reporters that "we're all Africans, really."

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