CEO Rick Wagoner is said to be out. In assessing industry's plans for revival, Obama has asserted that the automakers 'aren't there yet.'
The secretary of state's humility in reaching out to Mexico is part of Obama's plan to change sinking world opinion of the US.
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The strategy must focus less on elections and more on political bargains that promote a new Iraqi national compact.
The "insatiable" American demand for illegal drugs is part of the problem, she says, and hints at changes ahead in US drug-control policies.