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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies at age 79


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  1. That surprising debate moment when Ted Cruz charged after Marco Rubio in Spanish


    The first Republican to speak Spanish on a presidential debate stage this election wasn't one of the two candidates fluent in the language. It was the one some Latinos accuse of not being Hispanic enough.

  2. Breaking down the Republican presidential debate

    State Roundup

    The final GOP presidential debate ahead of the Feb. 20 South Carolina primary was Saturday night at Peace Center in Greenville, S.C. It was moderated by CBS News' John Dickerson and Major Garrett, with Kimberley Strassel of the Wall Street Journal also asking questions. Here's your watercooler recap.

    Republican presidential candidates, from left, John Kasich, Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Marco Rubio and Ben Carson participate in a moment of silence for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia during a CBS News GOP Debate Saturday at the Peace Center in Greenville, S.C.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
  3. What happens when Supreme Court justice dies in election year?


    Conservative lawmakers are unlikely to allow President Barack Obama to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, who died Saturday.

  4. Here are the major cases heard by or scheduled for the Supreme Court


    Some of the major cases heard or scheduled to be heard this term by the Supreme Court. Justice Antonin Scalia's death casts uncertainty on the court's term. No rulings have been issued in any of these cases.


    Visitors walk by the U.S. Supreme Court at dusk on Saturday after it was announced that Justice Antonin Scalia died at the age of 79. [Getty Images]
  5. Consistent Lightning's J.T. Brown on offensive roll

    Lightning Strikes

    TAMPA — Maybe it was the mental break.

    Maybe it was the beach.

    Wing J.T. Brown enjoys his fourth goal in seven games during Friday’s win over Nashville. He scored on his own rebound in the second period.
  6. Hedman taking on even more responsibility, and minutes

    Lightning Strikes

    Hall of Fame defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom took in Friday's Lightning game with his eyes on fellow Swedes, scouting for the World Cup team.

    Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman played 27 minutes, 50 seconds on Friday against Nashville, a season high.
  7. Destin captures Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs


    OLDSMAR — Todd Pletcher didn't make the trip Saturday to Tampa Bay Downs. His presence was still felt.

  8. Batting orders among Rays' big decisions in spring

    The Heater

    As the Rays prepare this week to open spring training, one phrase you will hear a lot, in assorted iterations, is that their problems are good ones to have.

      Tampa Bay Rays left fielder Desmond Jennings (8) in the dugout during the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Saturday, July 25, 2015.
  9. Tampa Bay residents recall encounters with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia


    TAMPA — Since childhood, as he watched his mother work as a bookkeeper in a New York courthouse, John Badalamenti wanted to be a judge.

    A current judge on Florida’s 2nd District Court of Appeal says Antonin Scalia’s rise to the Supreme Court, here with President Ronald Reagan and Justice William Renhquist, inspired him.   
  10. Rays' position battles heading into spring training

    The Heater

    There are plenty of things Rays officials don't know as they head to Port Charlotte this week to open spring training.

    Newcomer Corey Dickerson, left, is expected to be the primary DH, while wild-haired Chris Archer, right, is the established ace. Tim Beckham, center, is a favorite to be the backup middle infielder.
Andrei Vasilevskiy has played in 15 games for the Lightning this season, going 8-5 with 2.73 goals against average.

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers held a news conference on Jan. 22, 1996, to  announce that they had picked Tony Dungy as the new head coach. Here, Dungy shakes hands with Bucs owner Malcolm Glazer.

Photo gallery: A look back at coach Tony Dungy over the years

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Tone shifts as GOP pushes back against permanent tax cuts, but safety net remains frayed

Something strange was happening in the halls of the Republican-led Legislature as it passed the halfway point of its annual session last week....