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• Target Corp. said that its first quarter net earnings were $651 million, compared to $554 million for the same period last year. Total revenues for the quarter were $14,041 million, compared to $12,863 million for the same period a year ago, an increase of 9.2 percent. with same-store sales up 4.3 percent.

• Walgreen posted May sales of $4,583,320,000, an increase of 10.7 percent from $4,140,191,000 for the same month in 2006. Same-store sales were said to be up 6.4 percent.
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