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Auditors Improperly Count Some Ballots In House District 55, Nullify Others

Elections officials improperly counted ballots in Iowa’s closest statehouse race. Despite the error, state officials say there’s no way to undo it.

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Unsettled: Mapping #MeToo

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Episode 1: Tarana Burke Talks About The Movement She Started

Last October, the hashtag #MeToo became a rallying cry. Almost overnight, social media exploded with people sharing their stories of sexual assault and sexual harassment. During this episode of Unsettled: Mapping #MeToo , we hear from Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement.

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The U.S. government may be preparing criminal charges against WikiLeaks boss Julian Assange, according to suggestions in a document filed in an unrelated case.

Assange's name appeared at least twice in papers filed in the Eastern District Court of Virginia, both times appearing to say that Assange has already been made the subject of his own case.

Prosecutors in Virginia say the court document was an error.

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A king, a senator and the "Sultan of Swat" will be honored at the White House Friday.

President Trump is presenting the nation's highest civilian honor to seven people including Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth.

"This is a fascinating way to find out what is important to a president," said Fletcher McClellan, a political scientist at Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania.

John Nordeen and Kay Lee served in the same Army platoon during the Vietnam War.

Nordeen and Lee had very different personalities, but in the life-or-death setting of war, the two bonded. Nordeen, a soldier from Seattle, was one of the first people that Lee, a combat medic from San Francisco, talked to.

But after the war, they lost touch.

In 2015, after a years-long search by Nordeen, the veterans finally reconnected.

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Elvis Costello arrived on the scene in 1977, just as the new wave of music was breaking. He had punk attitude, Buddy Holly glasses, and the audacity to appropriate the first name of the King. Although his songwriting prowess was recognized from the very start, the depth and breadth of Elvis Costello's skill came to be revealed as he went on to explore many diverse musical genres. The man even wrote songs with Burt Bacharach. Bacharach is back for three co-writes on Look Now , the first Elvis...

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