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‘The Young and the Restless’ Ranks 5th on Bing’s Most Searched TV Shows of 2014 List

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As if being the most watched daytime drama series for more than 25 years wasn’t enough, CBS Daytime’s “The Young and the Restless” has placed fifth on Bing’s Top TV Show Searches for 2014, just behind TV’s hottest primetime series, AMC’s “.” “Y&R” beat out the likes of E!’s now defunct “” (#6), NBC’s “” (#7), HBO’s “” (#8), ABC’s “” (#9) and FOX’s “” (#10).

Topping the list for the second year in a row was CBS’ “,” followed by ABC’s “,” which ranked sixth last year. History Channel’s “” held down third place followed by the aforementioned “Walking Dead,” which ranked fourth.

Not ranking in the top 10 this year was PBS’ “,” either edition of ABC’s “” and “,” TLC’s now canceled “” or CBS’ “.” Each series placed on the 2013 list.

While “Y&R” did not rank in the top 10 list in 2013, the soap ranked third in 2012 and seventh in 2011. There was no top TV show search result in 2010 or 2009, the year Microsoft launched Bing.

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