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A strike is looming at Macy’s stores in parts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

After four months of contract negotiations, United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1445 voted Sunday to authorize a strike if necessary. The union represents more than 1,000 Macy’s employees in Boston, Braintree, Natick, Peabody and Warwick, Rhode Island.

Local 1445 said it is fighting for more money for its workers and affordable healthcare, and will move to strike…

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