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'Commuter marriages' on the rise

(CNN) - More and more married couples are living apart, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

There are more than 3.5 million "commuter marriages" in the U.S., compared to 1.7 million in 1990,

The researchers suggest economic times and online dating are contributing factors in couples living apart.

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