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Gun violence kills or injures about 19 U.S. youth each day, according to new data from U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The findings, based on 2002 to 2014 national data involving youth ages 17 and younger, suggest that teens, males, and African Americans are most at risk.

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