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Study: Child abuse drops, deaths rise

The number of U.S. children victimized by abuse and neglect has dropped for the sixth straight year, but child fatalities linked to maltreatment increased by nearly 4 percent, according to the latest federal data.

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  • Headline: Study: Child abuse drops, deaths rise
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 2 on 12/18/2013
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