September 19, 2018

More US kids in foster care

By DAVID CRARY The Associated Press
This article was published December 1, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

NEW YORK -- The number of children in the U.S. foster care system has increased for the fourth year in a row, with substance abuse by parents a major factor, according to new federal data released on Thursday.

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