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Newspaper circulation has changed with it’s digital sources, articles on the web, and news ticker notifications. With that in mind, here is a look at the Top 10 Newspapers based on digital subscription and print circulation, according to Alliance for Audited Media.

Rank Newspaper Primary
State Weekday
1 The Wall Street Journal Nationwide 2,378,827 News Corp
2 The New York Times Nationwide New York 1,865,318 The New York Times Company
3 USA Today Nationwide 1,674,306 Gannett Company
4 Los Angeles Times Los Angeles California 653,868 Tribune Publishing
5 Daily News New York City New York 516,165 Daily News, L.P.
6 New York Post New York City New York 500,521 News Corp
7 The Washington Post Washington D.C. 474,767 Nash Holdings
8 Chicago Sun-Times Chicago Illinois 470,548 Wrapports
9 The Denver Post Denver Colorado 416,676 Digital First Media
10 Chicago Tribune Chicago Illinois 414,930 Tribune Publishing
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