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Walmart plans to give out bonuses of up to $1,000 to some of its employees, following the passage of new tax legislation.
Malls have a long road of redevelopment ahead, but some owners say they're optimistic about recent closing announcements.
Walmart is abruptly closing more than 60 of its Sam's Club locations across the country.
Mnuchin said the "most important issue" is for companies, like Walmart, to raise their own pay rates over time.
Wall Street still wants to know where the rest of Walmart's tax savings will be spent.
Walmart announced it will be increasing its starting wage rate for hourly employees in the U.S. to $11 from $9.
Sears' same-store sales dropped 16 to 17 percent during the first two months of the fourth quarter.
Retailers are giving more consumers the option to shop without interacting with a cashier.