Virginia Braces for Recount of Attorney General Race

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_5ce29c2723.jpgchelovek/Thinkstock (RICHMOND, Va.) -- It could be a while before Virginians know who their new state attorney general is. Out of some 2.2 million votes cast on Nov. 5, Democrat Mark Herring's purported margin of victory over Republican Mark Obenshain is 165 votes. The lead was certified Monday by the Virginia State Board of Elections and Obenshain now has nine days to decide whether he wants a recount.

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House Committee Calls for Briefing on Kentucky Refugee Terrorists

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_977cfbea49.jpgFBI (WASHINGTON) -- The House Homeland Security Committee has called for U.S. officials to explain how two al Qaeda-affiliated operatives were resettled by a refugee program in Kentucky in 2009 and what has been done since to keep other potentially deadly terrorists from slipping into America's heartland.

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Supreme Court to Discuss Challenges to Contraception Mandate

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_3bf36824cf.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court Justices will meet behind closed doors Tuesday to discuss several challenges to the Affordable Care Act’s so called contraception mandate. We could hear as early as Tuesday whether the Court will step in and hear one of the cases. It's very likely that it will.

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Chambliss Leads GOP Chorus Against Nuclear Deal with Iran

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_49f0e301e5.jpgUS Senate (WASHINGTON) -- Criticism of the preliminary deal that would involve Iran scaling back its nuclear program came fast and furious Sunday from some U.S. lawmakers. Georgia Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss is among those Republicans who think the U.S. and five other world powers were hoodwinked by Tehran, claiming the agreement doesn't stop Iran from going forward in developing a nuclear weapon.

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Sec. John Kerry: 'No Daylight' Between Israel and United States

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_2647314006.jpgMurat Unlu/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (GENEVA) -- Following a historic deal with Iran, Secretary of State John Kerry sought to allay concerns expressed by Israel over the agreement, telling ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on This Week that there was no daylight between the United States and its closest Middle East ally when it came to Iran's controversial nuclear program.

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