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Which are the best-known U.S. cities for young adults?

SCIENCE

The country’s most-watched news and culture shows on cable and streaming networks drew a total audience of 2.5 million, according to Nielsen.

The most-streamed shows from ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, CNN and MSNBC all drew a combined audience of 1.6 million.

The network ratings were up more than 5% from a year ago.

New York City was No. 1, followed by Los Angeles, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Denver, Chicago and Houston.

Chicago and Washington also won the coveted No. 2 spot in viewers.

Boston was No 1.

The rankings for local TV markets came from a poll of 4,000 adults conducted by Nielsen for the National Association of Broadcasters.

CNN and CBS led with a combined 4.1 million viewers.

CNN was No .1, followed closely by ABC, Fox and NBC, according a Nielsen spokesperson.

The networks with the highest viewership were NBC, CBS and ABC.

CNN is owned by News Corp., which also owns ABC.

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