Japan Prime Minister Naoto Kan wins party vote to stay in power

Japan Prime Minister Naoto Kan was reelected head of the ruling Democratic Party on Tuesday, surviving a challenge from scandal-tainted Ichiro Ozawa and sparing Japan another leadership change.

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    Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, center, is all smiles after he was elected as president of the Democratic Party of Japan during the party convention in Tokyo, Sept. 14.
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