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Vice President Joseph R. Biden arrives in Tokyo on Monday to start a three-country trip that will allow him to raise U.S. "concerns with policymakers in Beijing and to seek clarity regarding the Chinese intentions" in the East China Sea, the White House said. (Associated Press)

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D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray has until Jan. 2 to collect the 2,000 signatures needed to secure a spot on April's Democratic primary ballot. (associated press)

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A vote on a bill that would extend a ban on undetectable plastic guns was delayed until Tuesday so that bill sponsor Rep. Howard Coble, North Carolina Republican, could be present to vote. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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Passports and medical reports are seen on the desk of an immigration police officer at an office within a migrant detention center at the Zoo in Tripoli, Libya, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. Libya's chaos in the two years following the overthrow of dictator Moammar Gadhafi has turned the country into a prime springboard for tens of thousands of migrants, mainly from Africa, trying to reach Europe in rickety, crowded boats. With police and the military in disarray, human smuggling has reached the level of a mafia-style organized industry in which Libya's militias have gotten involved, according to activists and police.(AP Photo/Manu Brabo)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS London Mayor Boris Johnson, a maverick member of the center-right Conservative Party, sees Sen. Barack Obama as the "incarnation of change and hope" that the United States needs in the White House.

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Vice President Joseph R. Biden arrives in Tokyo on Monday to start a three-country trip that will allow him to raise U.S. "concerns with policymakers in Beijing and to seek clarity regarding the Chinese intentions" in the East China Sea, the White House said. (Associated Press)