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Shoppers carry Victoria Secret bags while crossing an intersection in Herald Square on Saturday. Despite signs that the economy is improving, big store chains like Wal-Mart and Kohl's don't expect Americans to have much holiday shopping cheer unless they see bold, red signs that offer huge discounts. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
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Shoppers carry Victoria Secret bags while crossing an intersection in Herald Square on Saturday. Despite signs that the economy is improving, big store chains like Wal-Mart and Kohl's don't expect Americans to have much holiday shopping cheer unless they see bold, red signs that offer huge discounts. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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