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The Brooklyn Bridge, lower Manhattan and East River are seen in this view of the New York City skyline from the air in a helicopter above New York on April 22, 2010. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

US Cities Growing At Faster Rate Than Suburbs For First Time In Century

For the first time in a century, most of America’s largest cities are growing at a faster rate than their surrounding suburbs as young adults seeking a foothold in the weak job market shun home-buying and stay put in bustling urban centers.