In this photo made Nov. 28, 2011, a shopper pushes a cart into a Kroger grocery story in Richardson, Texas. Kroger Co.’s third-quarter net income slipped 2 percent, hurt by a higher LIFO charge. But... more 
In this photo made Nov. 28, 2011, a shopper pushes a cart into a Kroger grocery story in Richardson, Texas. Kroger Co.’s third-quarter net income slipped 2 percent, hurt by a higher LIFO charge. But the performance beat analysts’ expectations and the nation’s largest grocery chain raised its full-year earnings forecast. (AP Photo/LM Otero) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By LM Otero
Thu, Dec 1, 2011 9:02 AM EST