Shoppers get in line for 'Black Friday'

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Bargain hunters stormed American stores to take advantage of annual "Black Friday" deals yesterday ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend, seeking savings on everything from designer handbags to big screen TVs.

In New York, thousands queued up at the Macy's flagship store at Herald Square in Manhattan, which opened its doors before dawn. The National Retail Federation said up to 138 million people could hit stores this weekend.