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Weekend talking points: 7 top stories - April 27, 2012
What happened this week? Romney flirted with VP candidates. Walmart grappled with scandal. And Obama tried to convince America that a president should be cool
 
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Walmart was smacked by a bombshell report in The New York Times alleging that the retail powerhouse dished out $24 million in shady bribes to Mexican officials to achieve market domination. U.S. authorities are expected to aggressively go after Walmart execs, and the investigation could spread to other countries. How badly will this damage Walmart?

 

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