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Javonte Robinson (right), 4, looks in on his 2-month-old cousin, Bre'Azia Aaliyah Bryant, as she rests with her mother, Gautier High School student Jasmine Jones, 18, at her house in Gautier, Miss. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mississippi's teen birth rate is 66 per 1,000 teenagers, the highest in the nation. The national average is 42. (AP Photo/The Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
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Javonte Robinson (right), 4, looks in on his 2-month-old cousin, Bre'Azia Aaliyah Bryant, as she rests with her mother, Gautier High School student Jasmine Jones, 18, at her house in Gautier, Miss. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mississippi's teen birth rate is 66 per 1,000 teenagers, the highest in the nation. The national average is 42. (AP Photo/The Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)

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