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Reaction to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's Death

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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

NEWS | 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.

Rihanna Hits The Runway - This Time, As Designer

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Noveck | Feb 13
Rihanna is certainly used to stopping the show, whether as a performer or as a fashion figure whose daring choices can make headlines. But at New York Fashion Week on Friday, she let her models make the splashy entrances.


News

Berlin Film Festival Jury Questioned Over Diversity

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."


Entertainment

Jidenna Talks Snagging A Grammy Nod And Finishing His Album

By Melanie J. Sims | Feb 13
If ever you've laid eyes on Jidenna - the nattily dressed singer and emcee behind the Grammy-nominated anthem "Classic Man" - then certainly you remember him.


Style

New York Fashion Week: Kanye and BCBG

By Leanne Italie, Jocelyn Noveck | Feb 12
We're all over New York Fashion Week, from the runway designs to the celebrity-filled front rows. Here are some highlights from Thursday's opening day.


Health/Fitness

'Mapping the Magic of Love' :: The Top 10 Qualities of Gay Super-Couples

By Dr. Brian Rzepczynski | Feb 13
Our society certainly doesn't make it easy for us to date and mate, with all the homophobia and discrimination that exists. As a result, our community lacks relationship role models. But here's how to boost to odds for relationship success.


Travel

EU Is Poised to Restrict Passport-Free Travel

By Derek Gatopoulos, Raf Casert | Feb 12
Documents seen by The Associated Press show that European Union countries are poised to restrict passport-free travel by invoking an emergency rule for two years due to the migration crisis.