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Walmart to restrict opioid dispensing at its pharmacies

Walmart to restrict opioid dispensing at its pharmacies(Reuters) – Walmart Inc said on Monday it would restrict initial acute opioid prescriptions to no more than a seven-day supply as the retailer aims to curb an opioid epidemic that has plagued the United States. The supply limit will begin within the next 60 days, the company said. In January , Walmart said it would provide its customers filling prescriptions for opioids with a packet of powder that would help them dispose of leftover medication.



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Humana soars Walmart talks, Trump slams Amazon (again), Alibaba expands

Humana soars Walmart talks, Trump slams Amazon (again), Alibaba expandsHumana, Amazon, Alibaba and Apple are the companies to watch.



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Walmart To Raise Age Requirement To Buy Firearms And Ammunition

Walmart To Raise Age Requirement To Buy Firearms And AmmunitionWalmart has vowed to raise its age requirement to 21 years old for customers looking to purchase firearms or ammunition from their stores. The retail giant decided to change its firearms policy “in light of recent events,” Walmart said in a statement to reporters on Wednesday. “We take seriously our obligation to be a responsible seller of firearms and go beyond Federal law by requiring customers to pass a background check before purchasing any firearm,” the company’s statement read.



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Alleged Shooter Stopped at Walmart and McDonald's After School Massacre: Authorities

Alleged Shooter Stopped at Walmart and McDonald's After School Massacre: AuthoritiesNikolas Cruz was on the run for about an hour before a police officer spotted him, authorities said



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Walmart raises pay in US even as it shuts some Sam's Club stores

Walmart raises pay in US even as it shuts some Sam's Club storesWalmart announced Thursday it will raise the minimum wage for US workers to $ 11 an hour and pay bonuses, but announced plans to close 63 Sam’s Club stores in the US. Owned by Walmart, Sam’s Club is a chain of membership-only warehouse stores that offer discounted prices. Up to 12 of the shuttered Sam’s Club stores would be converted into warehouses for e-commerce, the company said in a news release.



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Walmart reveals the top-selling product in every US state

Walmart reveals the top-selling product in every US stateDespite the retail industry taking a major beating this year with multiple big-name stores across the country shuttering locations, there was one retailer that held on strong: Walmart.



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Walmart Yanks T-Shirts That Suggest Lynching Journalists

Walmart Yanks T-Shirts That Suggest Lynching JournalistsFollowing a complaint by a journalism advocacy organization, retail giant Walmart has pulled from its website a T-shirt that appears to encourage lynching journalists.



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J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truckMost of the customers who announced plans to put down $ 5,000 deposits for the Tesla Semi indicated they wanted to test a few of the vehicles. Wal-Mart said it plans to order a total of 15 Tesla trucks, five for the United States and ten for Canada. The company operates a fleet of about 6,000 trucks in the United States.



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J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truckMost of the customers who announced plans to put down $ 5,000 deposits for the Tesla Semi indicated they wanted to test a few of the vehicles. Wal-Mart said it plans to order a total of 15 Tesla trucks, five for the United States and ten for Canada. The company operates a fleet of about 6,000 trucks in the United States.



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J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truckMost of the customers who announced plans to put down $ 5,000 deposits for the Tesla Semi indicated they wanted to test a few of the vehicles. Wal-Mart said it plans to order a total of 15 Tesla trucks, five for the United States and ten for Canada. The company operates a fleet of about 6,000 trucks in the United States.



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