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Messy delay leaves Iowa without a winner

(CNN)An embarrassing vote-reporting mess in the Iowa Democratic caucuses means there is so far no winner in the crucial opening contest to find a candidate to take on President Donald Trump in November.More than four hours after the caucuses started with Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg and former Vice President Joe Biden vying for first place, the first results of 1,600 precincts have yet to emerge.And campaigns were told in the early morning hours Tuesday not expect any results until later in the day, two officials tell CNN."At this point now they need to get it right," one official said. An Iowa Democratic official said results are still being collected -- and that will overnig ...