Wal-Mart stock plunges after profit warning

NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart stock had its biggest one-day drop...unfavorable currency exchange rates. Wal-Mart had previously forecast sales growth...The disappointing guidance comes as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. works to fix its business...
Nation and World
The second strangest story ever told

...pole brackets we made numerous trips to the town's two hardware stores."These bullets are five dollars cheaper at Wal-Mart," a visiting bear hunter dressed in full camouflage told the clerk. A local danced the grape vine past us down Sing...
'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state

...could see emergency vehicles flashing across town."Evacuations were mainly in the north end of town and included a Wal-Mart store, the Chelan County Emergency Management office said. The store did not burn, but several commercial buildings...
Facebook now worth more than Wal-Mart on stock market

...YORK - Facebook is now bigger than Wal-Mart, at least when it comes to its value...or 3.7 percent, at $87.88.Wal-Mart Stores Inc. was valued at $234...Bentonville, Arkansas-based Wal-Mart, meanwhile, asked for investor...
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Empire Editorial: Rayco jury's decision was the right call

...Doing so means filling out paperwork and ensuring basic security.Coxe didn't live up to those responsibilities. Wal-Mart had better security on its shoes than Coxe did on his guns.Again and again, according to accounts collected by the...
FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...are local laws that restrict them in restaurants, such as those in New York City and California. Large retailers like Wal-Mart have reduced the amount they sell.The FDA has not targeted small amounts of trans fats that occur naturally in some...
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Driver fatigue cited as cause of Tracy Morgan crash

WASHINGTON - A Wal-Mart truck driver who hadn't slept in 28...800 miles overnight from Georgia to a Wal-Mart distribution center in Delaware to pick...stopping for sleep.He had worked for Wal-Mart for 15 weeks and had had nine "critical...
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Parent of Columbia House files for bankruptcy protection and eBay were taking off and Netflix offered unlimited DVD rentals through the mail. Big retailers like Wal-Mart, Target and Costco were also expanding rapidly. Universal Music, the largest recorded music company, also decided...
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Fish Factor: Rain-powered boats

...antibiotic-free fish that is caught in the wild. Target has gone further and eliminated farmed salmon from its shelves, and Wal-Mart is pressing all protein suppliers to reduce their use of antibiotics.Luckily, American salmon lovers can know what they...
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