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Published September 06, 2013, 12:00 AM

US Births

In this June 25, 2012 file photo, a family nurse practitioner, right, examines a newborn girl accompanied by her mother in Portland, Ore. After falling four years in a row, U.S. births may finally be leveling off. The number of births in 2012 was almost 4 million - only a few hundred less than the number in 2011, according to a government report released Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
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