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Walmart to Stop Tobacco Sales in Some U.S. Stores

It is not clear if this will impact Ohio stores

Walmart Inc. will stop sales of tobacco products in some of its more than 5,000 stores across the United States, the world's largest discount retailer said on Monday.

The company did not disclose how many stores would be affected by the move, but said it would not be exiting the category entirely.

The markets in which cigarettes are being removed from stores include California, Florida and New Mexico, according to The Wall Street Journal, which first reported the news.

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