Alice Walton tops Forbes list of world’s richest women

Alice Walton, daughter of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton, attends the Wal-Mart shareholder meeting in Fayetteville, Ark., Friday, June 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

(WTNH) — One American tops the list of wealthy women around the world.

Forbes Magazine says the daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton is the world’s richest woman.

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According to the magazine, Alice Walton has a net worth of $46 billion dollars.

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Last month, Walmart announced that it was launching a new online home shopping experience.

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