Today on Special Report ...

Carl Cameron reports: The race in Iowa is still very close -- The latest polls put Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry (search) in the lead.

Steve Brown reports: How do Democrats plan to get their supporters in Iowa to venture out on a cold Monday night in January to back a certain candidate?

Major Garrett reports: Watch this special report that shows Iowa's unique role in U.S. presidential history.

Bret Baier reports: A Muslim cleric in Iraq poses a new obstacle for democracy builders. We'll have the latest.

Dana Lewis reports: Details on an explosion in Iraq that will actually enhance the security conditions for coalition forces. Don't miss this.

Brian Wilson reports: President Bush praises the power of religion on Martin Luther King's (search) birthday during a speech delivered in New Orleans.

Jonathan Hunt reports: Israeli authorities once again close the main gate between Israel (search) and the Gaza Strip (search).

Details on those stories and more on Special Report with Brit Hume at 6 p.m. ET.

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