** FILE ** Shoppers are shown outside the J.C. Penney Co. store at the Mall of Victor Valley in Victorville, Calif. (AP Photo/Daily Press, David Pardo)

Photo by: DAVID PARDO

** FILE ** Shoppers are shown outside the J.C. Penney Co. store at the Mall of Victor Valley in Victorville, Calif. (AP Photo/Daily Press, David Pardo)