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New Zealand leader wants flag vote held next year

!FILE - In this March 3, 2014 file photo, Victor Gizzi, left, and David Moginie, managers at flag manufacturer Flagmakers, pose next to flags of New Zealand, left, and Australia, in their factory near Wellington, New Zealand. Fresh off a big election win, New Zealand Prime Minster John Key says he wants the nation to vote next year on changing its flag. Key told television station TV3 on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, that he wants a national referendum held in 2015. Opponents say it’s too similar to Australia’s flag and doesn
  • updated Sep 22, 2014 at 10:26 AM

New Zealand prime minister wants national referendum on changing the flag held next year

Canadian climate-marchers have company in NYC

  • updated Sep 22, 2014 at 10:23 AM

Canadians are in NYC seeking a cleaner world, and not just at the climate summit

'Amazing Race Canada' crowns a winner

  • updated Sep 22, 2014 at 10:21 AM

'Amazing Race Canada' crowns winner during whirlwind trip to Ottawa

Global marches draw attention to climate change

  • updated Sep 22, 2014 at 10:23 AM

Tens of thousands around the world march to draw attention to global warming

South Africa: Park staff arrested for poaching

  • updated Sep 22, 2014 at 10:19 AM

South African parks service says 3 of its employees arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching

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