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Macy's to open on Thanksgiving, breaking 155 year old tradition

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Macy's is breaking a 155 year old tradition of staying closed on Thanksgiving.

This year it will open some of its stores at 8:00 pm on the holiday.
         
The change will reportedly only effect locations in New York and Chicago.
         
In the past, the department store has opened at midnight following Thanksgiving.
         
Recent surveys show 91 percent of Americans plan on looking for those Black Friday deal.


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