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Mexican President Felipe Calderon says he wants to change the official name of the country from the United Mexican States to, simply, Mexico. - BBC
The outgoing president of Estados Unidos Mexicanos wants to change the name of the country to just "Mexico", no longer seeing a need to copy the name of their northern neighbor, as was done in 1824.