Macy's flagship getting $400M makeover

A $400 million makeover is giving Manhattan’s iconic

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A $400 million makeover is giving Manhattan’s iconic Macy's store a sleek, new 21st century style. (Credit: AP)

 A $400 million makeover is giving New York's iconic Macy's store a sleek, new 21st-century style. 

And some preservationists aren't happy about it. They see the overhaul of America's biggest department store as scrapping classic Beaux Arts and Art Deco touches in favor of the latest trend in retail design — something like an Apple computer store.

Macy's has Apple fever," said Theodore...

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