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•  From USA Today:

"Walmart has announced plans to close stores in Hawaii and Minnesota, which join a handful of other stores closing in several states this year. 

"The retail giant said the decision was made after a review process that determined the impacted stores failed to meet financial expectations … Ten stores in Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington D.C., and Wisconsin will close by the end of the year, along with two experimental 'pickup' locations in Illinois and Arkansas. 

"Employees at shuttered locations are eligible to transfer to other stores, Walmart said."