Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Postretirement Health Care and Life Insurance Benefits (Net Periodic Benefit Cost) (Details)

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Postretirement Health Care and Life Insurance Benefits (Net Periodic Benefit Cost) (Details) (Other Postretirement Benefit Plan [Member], USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Jan. 31, 2015
Feb. 01, 2014
Feb. 02, 2013
Other Postretirement Benefit Plan [Member]
     
Service cost $ 0us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost
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Interest cost 10us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanInterestCost
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Amortization of net actuarial (gain) loss (5)us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfGainsLosses
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Amortization of prior service credit 0us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfPriorServiceCostCredit
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Total net periodic benefit cost 5us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanNetPeriodicBenefitCost
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Net actuarial (gain) loss recognized in OCI before tax 30us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansNetUnamortizedGainLossArisingDuringPeriodBeforeTax
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(15)us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansNetUnamortizedGainLossArisingDuringPeriodBeforeTax
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(4)us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansNetUnamortizedGainLossArisingDuringPeriodBeforeTax
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Amortization of net actuarial loss 5us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossReclassificationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetGainLossBeforeTax
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3us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossReclassificationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetGainLossBeforeTax
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4us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossReclassificationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetGainLossBeforeTax
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Amortization of prior service credit 0us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAmortizationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetPriorServiceCostCreditBeforeTax
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0us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAmortizationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetPriorServiceCostCreditBeforeTax
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0us-gaap_OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAmortizationAdjustmentFromAOCIPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansForNetPriorServiceCostCreditBeforeTax
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Total recognized in other comprehensive income 35us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanAmountsRecognizedInOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetGainLossBeforeTax
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(12)us-gaap_DefinedBenefitPlanAmountsRecognizedInOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetGainLossBeforeTax
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Total recognized in net periodic benefit cost and other comprehensive income $ 40m_TotalNetPeriodicCostAndAmountsRecognizedInOtherComprehensiveIncome
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$ (5)m_TotalNetPeriodicCostAndAmountsRecognizedInOtherComprehensiveIncome
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$ 8m_TotalNetPeriodicCostAndAmountsRecognizedInOtherComprehensiveIncome
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