Shoppers head out for early Black Friday shopping

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Shoppers took advantage of early Black Friday sales this Thanksgiving at the Atlantic Terminal Mall.

Many people said they were excited to go inside and get a jump-start on buying their holiday gifts.

Some even said they didn't mind waiting in line for several hours beforehand.

According to the National Retail Federation, more than 160 million people plan to shop this weekend.

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