Service provides a brief respite for official Washington from the fierce battle over his succession.
How much do the top six names heading for Scalia’s vacancy on the Supreme Court currently earn?
By violating the separation of powers, Senate Republicans are threatening democracy.
The Constitution allows the president to fill a vacancy on the Court temporarily, bypassing the Senate.
Obama called Republican threats to block his nomination "bluster"
The conservative justice wrote the landmark decision in 2008 that recognized the Second Amendment as an individual right to bear arms.
Both parties wasted little time wading in to a heated clash that could continue until Obama leaves office.
Two prominent Asian-American judges among possible nominees after death of Antonin Scalia.
In June 1968, Chief Justice Earl Warren submitted his resignation to President Lyndon Johnson, who nominated Associate Justice Abe Fortas to replace him.
Justice Antonin Scalia's death puts all three branches of government in play.
The retroactive court ruling means more than 2,300 prisoners are now eligible for parole.
Ducking Obamacare and abortion, SCOTUS to weigh executive action on immigration.
The eventual decision will have profound effects on government workers across the country.
Should nonmembers pay unions dues if they benefit from union-negotiated deals?