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  1. AP Exclusive: Wal-Mart CEO Talks Workers, Customers, CriticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABC News

    When Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon took the top job at the world's largest retailer last year, he inherited some big problems. Wal-Mart Stores Inc., which has more than 11,000 stores in 27 countries, has struggled with two years of mostly sluggish sales due in large part to a challenging global economy and major changes in how people shop.

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  2. Wal-Mart Beats 4Q Profit ForecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABC News

    On a per-share basis, the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company said it had net income of $1.53. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.61 per share.

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  3. Nearly 40 Percent of Wal-Mart Workers to Get Pay RaisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABC News

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs. As part of its biggest investment in worker training and pay ever, Wal-Mart told The Associated Press that within the next six months it will give raises to about 500,000 workers, or nearly 40 percent of its 1.3 million employees.

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  4. Wal-Mart Launches Cash Pickup Option for Tax RefundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | ABC News

    Wal-Mart is launching a service allowing customers to pick up their tax refunds in cash at about 3,000 stores nationwide. It's the discounter's latest move offer more financial services, which is seen as a path to bringing more shoppers to its stores.

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  5. Target Joins Others Tripped up by International ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | ABC News

    Target is far from the first retailer that's had trouble making its U.S. formula for success work in other countries. Here are some others: WAL-MART: The world's largest retailer, which now operates in 27 countries, rarely acknowledges defeat.

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  6. $151M Verdict Over Wal-Mart Workers' Breaks UpheldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | ABC News

    Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding a $151 million verdict in favor of employees at Wal-Mart and Sam's Club who say they were forced to work through their breaks. The Philadelphia Inquirer says Monday's decision affects 187,000 people who worked for Bentonville, Arkansas-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc. between 1998 and 2006.

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  7. Family Sues Over Fatal Shooting at Ohio Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | ABC News

    The family of a black man fatally shot by a white police officer as he held an air rifle inside a Wal-Mart filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday charging negligence and violation of the man's civil rights. The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court in Dayton against the city of Beavercreek, the two Beavercreek officers involved, the police chief and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. John Crawford III was shot Aug. 5 inside the store in the Dayton suburb.

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  8. Judge Rejects Bid to Delay Tracy Morgan LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | ABC News

    Tracy Morgan has won the latest round in his effort to sue Wal-Mart and others over a fatal crash in New Jersey. A federal judge on Friday refused to delay the lawsuit.

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  9. Wal-Mart Sales Perk up Ahead of HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | ABC News

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported its fiscal third-quarter earnings slipped 1.5 percent but it eked out its first gain in nearly two years in a key revenue measure for its U.S. business. The world's largest retailer, however, issued a fourth-quarter profit outlook that missed Wall Street expectations because of expected fierce holiday discounting.

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  10. Jessa DuggarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | ABC News

    Last weekend, "19 Kids and Counting's" Jessa Duggar are Ben Seewald tied the knot. Now Jessa is sharing some amazing photos from her big day! The couple were wed on Nov. 1 at the First Baptist Church in Bentonville, Arkansas, and on Thursday, she shared a picture of her in her dress, staring into the eyes of Seewald.

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  11. Jessa DuggarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | ABC News

    The "19 Kids and Counting" stars were wed over the weekend in Bentonville, Arkansas, and now have shared their first kissing selfie. Jessa Duggar had said, like her sister Jill Dillard, that she would save her actual first kiss for marriage and she did just that, but with a twist.

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  12. Why Kirk Cameron Was at Jessa Duggar's WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | ABC News

    Kirk Cameron revealed on his Facebook page yesterday that he attended "19 Kids and Counting's" Jessa Duggar and Ben Seewald's wedding in Bentonville, Arkansas, on Nov. 1. Cameron posted a pic with the happy couple and wrote, "Duggar Wedding Couple! Aren't they adorable? My daughters and I were invited to Jessa and Ben's wedding and we took this photo during the rehearsal dinner the night before." Cameron continued: "They were bursting with anticipation! We flew to the Duggar hometown, not only to be part of the fun and excitement of honoring this precious couple, but as a father, I want my daughters to see what it looks like when a couple reserves their 'first kiss' for at the altar."

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  13. Wal-Mart Tests Matching Prices With Online RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | ABC News

    In this Dec. 4, 2013 file photo, April Taylor of Upper Marlboro, Md., right, buys items with her son Jarhon Taylor, left, on the opening day of a new Wal-Mart in Washington. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 said it is considering matching online prices from competitors like Amazon.com, raising the stakes for the holiday shopping season.

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  14. New Phase for Crystal Bridges: Contemporary ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | ABC News

    This Sept. 11, 2014 photo supplied by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art shows artist Justin Favela with his piece "Lowrider Pinata" at the opening for a new show at the museum called "State of the Art," in Bentonville, Ark.

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  15. Artist Puts Moms in a Museum _ Real MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | ABC News

    This September 2014 photo provided by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art shows artist Andy Ducett with his mom Marilyn behind him and two volunteers at the Mom Booth at the museum in Bentonville, Ark. The Mom Booth is the opening exhibit in a new show of contemporary art at Crystal Bridges called "State of the Art."

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  16. Wal-Mart: Morgan, Others Weren't Wearing SeatbeltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | ABC News

    In this April 9, 2014 file photo, actor Tracy Morgan attends the FX Networks Upfront premiere screening of "Fargo" at the SVA Theater in New York. Wal-Mart says actor-comedian Morgan and other people in a vehicle struck from behind by a... View Full Caption FILE - In this April 9, 2014 file photo, actor Tracy Morgan attends the FX Networks Upfront premiere screening of "Fargo" at the SVA Theater in New York.

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  17. Wal-Mart Launching Mobile Checking AccountRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | ABC News

    Wal-Mart is launching a mobile checking account for its customers that will eliminate some of the fees charged by banks. The company said Wednesday that the GoBank checking account through Green Dot Corp. has no minimum balance requirements or overdraft fees.

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  18. Wal-Mart to Increase Holiday Hiring by 10 PctRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | ABC News

    In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, photo, Wal-Mart employees Jon Christians and Lori Harris take job applications and answers questions during a job fair at the University of Illinois Springfield campus in Springfield, Ill.

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  19. PHOTO: Stephen and Julie Hess were celebrating their honeymoon in Cabo when the hurricane struck.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | ABC News

    A Seattle-area couple expecting their first child had just arrived in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, to celebrate their honeymoon when Hurricane Odile struck, wreaking havoc the resort area -- and their vacation, their family said. Siegfried Hess told ABC News that his son, Stephen Hess, and his newlywed wife, Julie, landed Saturday night at Los Cabos International Airport and arrived at the Cabo Villas Beach resort, where they planned to stay for a week.

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  20. Wal-Mart Cuts Profit OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | ABC News

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its annual profit outlook on Thursday amid sluggish sales, higher-than-expected health care costs and the need to invest more in its e-commerce operations.

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