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Best Buy cutting stores and jobs

The retailer on Thursday morning announced it will close 50 big-box stores and ax 400 corporate and support jobs, Reuters is reporting.
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The retailer on Thursday morning announced it will close 50 big-box stores and ax 400 corporate and support jobs, Reuters is reporting.

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