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  1. Wal-Mart names new CEO of US discount divisionRead the original story

    4 min ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    The Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer says that Greg Foran, 53, president and CEO of Wal-Mart Asia, will succeed Simon.

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  2. Wal-Mart Promotes Asia Chief Greg Foran to Head of U.S. DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Bloomberg

    ... of the company's Asia operations. Foran, 53, will replace Bill Simon in the U.S. CEO job starting Aug. 9, the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company said today in a statement. Foran has been in his current role since June, when he was elevated from CEO ...

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  3. People & PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... of Berryville and Jessie Smith of Harrison; sons Vernon "Speed" Summers of Berryville and Tim Summers Jr. of Bentonville; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Another son, Loren, died previously. The Bentonville High School Alumni ...

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  4. Haas Hall Eyes J Street Site In BentonvilleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... district boundaries. Schoppmeyer seeks permission to serve up to 500 students in grades seven through 12 at the Bentonville site. The facility hasn't been built yet. Schoppmeyer has reached a tentative three-year lease on a 20,000-square-foot ...

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  5. Former Benton County Treasurer Had Passion For County GovernmentRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Jefferson, 94, died Sunday at his home in Bentonville. He was elected county collector and later treasurer, serving from 1958 until he retired as treasurer in 1984.

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  6. UPDATE 2-Wal-Mart loses bid to keep documents on bribery probe from shareholderRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to the bribery probe. Eventually a dispute over information requested led the trust to sue in Delaware, where Bentonville, Arkansas-based Wal-Mart is incorporated. Wal-Mart appealed a ruling by then-Chancellor Leo Strine in 2013 ordering the ...

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  7. Wal-Mart to cut prices more aggressively in back-to-school pushRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Times-Herald

    ... teachers a 10 percent refund on their out- of-pocket classroom spending, he said. That's a first for the Bentonville, Arkansas-based chain. Bratspies declined to discuss current sales trends, citing the retailer's second-quarter earnings release ...

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  8. Quorum Court, Cities Should Use Their HeadsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... cs at the state press convention a couple of weeks ago. Read>> A historic-style trolley bus will cruise downtown Bentonville to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art on today and Friday, said Joel Gardner, Ozark Regional Transit e... Read>>

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  9. Storm downs power lines in Benton CountyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... n is to begin within 45 days, city officials said. Read>> A historically styled trolley bus will cruise downtown Bentonville to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art on Thursday and Friday, said Joel Gardner, Ozark Regional T... Read>>

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  10. Retail Trade Group Reduces Annual Sales ForecastRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... world's largest retailer, has cut prices on 10 percent more back-to-school items compared with last year. The Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer also said that it's increasing the number of back-to-school products sold on its website by 30 percent ...

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  11. Sam's Club opens in Oxford, Alabama, July 24Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Chain Store Age

    Bentonville, Ark. - Sam's Club will open a new store in Oxford, Alabama, on July 24. The store will bring 170 jobs to the community A number of health and wellness services will also be available, including a pharmacy, optical center and hearing aid center.

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  12. Bentonville's Potlikker Film Fest: Food! Beer! Bluegrass! Films, tooRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    The Southern Foodways Alliance , a non-profit based at Ole Miss' Center for the Study of Southern Culture that studies the culture of food in the South, is collaborating with chef Matt McClure to host the Bentonville Potlikker Film Festival on Saturday, Aug. 9. The celebration of Southern cooking will include food-films by Joe York, "Fish Ribs in ... (more)

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  13. Fire Show in Estes Park a " Night Lights IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... Zuba are in the middle of another successful performing season that started with them taking first place at the Bentonville International Street Performing Festival in Bentonville, Ark. Their Performance Park show will feature stunts, tricks and ...

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  14. Scandals And Poor Results Bring The Spotlight On Wal-Mart In Q2 2014Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... to January 2014, signs of demise lead us to be increasingly negative on WMT stock this year. On their PR front, Bentonville, Arkansas headquartered Wal-Mart represents American innovation, mom and pop values, great customer service and the best ...

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  15. Gravette School District Voters To Decide on Millage IncreaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... that growth will continue with the new highway (Bella Vista Byspass) and the increase in population in the Bentonville area moving out in this direction," Page said. "We think that this will be for the future the best solution." "There are plans ...

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  16. 3 prominent retail names in Canada battling hard to survive more U.S. competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... since dropped to under $4 billion last year, as same-store sales have been falling. The catalyst was likely when Bentonville, Ark.,-based Wal-Mart acquired Woolco, a chain of discount stores, in 1994 and began aggressively cutting prices, growing ...

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  17. Early Childhood Play Space Relies on Moistureshield Composite Deck...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... Walton Children's Enrichment Center, he kicked off years of safe and engaging play for infants and toddlers in Bentonville, Arkansas and neighboring communities. The Walton Center created the multi-sensory space to help further its mission of ...

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  18. RecordsRead the original story

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... Tuesday in the Benton County Jail with a $1,500 bond set. a Rick Schwellinger, 41, of 306 S.W. A St. No. 3 in Bentonville was arrested Tuesday in connection with possession of a controlled substance. Schwellinger was being held Tuesday in the Benton ...

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  19. Wal-Mart Ups Price Wars for Back-to-School SeasonRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    ... that the second-most important shopping season behind the winter holidays will be fiercely competitive. The Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer also said that it's increasing the number of back-to-school products sold on its website by 30 percent ...

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  20. Consumer Prices in U.S. Increase as Gasoline Costs JumpRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    ... The world's largest retailer will reduce prices on 10 percent more items this year, Steve Bratspies, the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company's executive vice president for U.S. general merchandise, said yesterday. The number of back-to-school items ...

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