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  • Antonin Scalia, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Scalia-Ginsburg friendship bridged opposing ideologies

    Polar opposites on the bench, Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a long, deep, an unexpected friendship.

    Ginsburg remembered her "best buddy" as someone who both revered the Constitution and the Supreme Court.

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The day Scalia became U.S. Supreme Court justice

Scalia's death ignites political battle

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at age 79, igniting a political fight over who will replace him on the nation's highest court.

Moment of silence for Scalia at GOP debate

Scalia's death shades GOP debate

The latest Republican presidential debate was shaded by the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Trump and Cruz

Trump threatens to sue Ted Cruz

The fight for the first-in-the-south primary is heating up between candidates in both parties.

Sanders Clinton at debate

Democratic race heats up post-debate

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders return to the campaign trail.

Cruz camp cuts commercial

Cruz camp cuts commerical

Ted Cruz's campaign pulled a recent ad attacking Marco Rubio after it was revealed that one of its featured actors had performed in erotic films.

Donald Trump autographs baby at rally

Trump autographs baby at rally

Donald Trump autographed a baby who was surfing the crowd near a rope line at one of his campaign rallies.

Debate Split Feb 11

Clinton takes page from Sanders' playbook at debate

Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders traded barbs during a debate Thursday night -- their first meeting since Sanders easily won the primary in New Hampshire.

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GOP group at debate

2016 presidential candidates' net worth

Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.

Bernie Sanders speaks after NH primary

Trump, Sanders win big in New Hampshire

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders cruised to early victories in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday.

Sarah Palin

Notable presidential endorsements of 2016

As Republican and Democratic candidates battle for presidential nominations -- keep up with some of the more notable endorsements.

Republican, Democrat, political buttons

Does Iowa matter? Caucus winners 1980-2016

Now that Iowa's caucus-goers have spoken, take a look at how well Hawkeye State winners have fared in their bids for the White House.

Adele, 2015 performance

Feuds between politicians, musicians

Donald Trump has potentially run afoul of another singer, with Adele now saying the GOP presidential candidate doesn't have the right to use her music at his rallies. Click through for more on that and other kerfuffles between politicians and musicians.

Political Clichés - Flags

9. "The American people" - Every politician, even the ones in complete disagreement, claims to speak for the American people.  Three of the seven Republican candidates on the main Jan. 28 debate stage claimed to know what the American people wanted in the election -- Marco Rubio, Chris Christie and Ben Carson. Rubio used it four times in the span of a few minutes.

Top 10 political clichés

In the waning hours before Iowa Caucus votes come in, here are some of the well-worn and tired phrases candidates and pundits are using.

Obama, State of the Union 2012

14 memorable State of the Union moments

Now that President Barack Obama has delivered his final State of the Union address, tale look back at some of the memorable moments in other State of the Union addresses through the years.

Obama SOTU podium

Obama gives final State of the Union address

President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged Americans in his final State of the Union address to reject the politics of tribalism and fear that have rocked the campaign to find his successor.


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