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Fire breaks out at NYC Macy's flagship store

NEW YORK (AP) -- Firefighters are battling a blaze at Macy's flagship store in New York City.

The New York Fire Department said on Twitter the two-alarm fire was burning Friday in the basement of the iconic department store on 34th Street in Manhattan.

Fire officials did not respond to repeated calls for details, and a spokeswoman for Macy's had no other information.

The well-known department store has over 1 million square-feet of retail space.