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In Cuba, Pope delivers veiled critique

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis landed in Cuba on Saturday, quickly calling on the communist nation to "open itself to the world," while praising its recent restoration of diplomatic ties with the United States.<p>Francis was greeted by President Raul Castro at Jose Marti International airport in Havana, where …

Fiorina takes Mackinac Island by storm

<b>Mackinac Island, Michigan (CNN) —</b> Carly Fiorina barely made it off the ferry dock at Mackinac Island.<p>She was greeted by hundreds of supporters at the Michigan Republican Leadership Conference who roared a welcome as she arrived, holding bright red "Carly" signs and chanting her name.<p>The crowd …

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David Ignatius: John Boehner is a leader without followers

By David Ignatius<p>David Ignatius<p>Columnist covering foreign affairs<p>Email Bio Follow<p>In the line of succession, House Speaker John Boehner is the third-ranking official in the country. For practical purposes, he has all but disappeared as a leader. That failure is pushing the country toward the …

4 in 5 in USA face near-poverty, no work

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.<p>Survey data exclusive to The Associated Press points to an increasingly globalized …