Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Long-Term Debt (Details)

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Long-Term Debt (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
3 Months Ended
May 05, 2018
Apr. 29, 2017
Feb. 03, 2018
Debt Instrument, Face Amount $ 400    
Less: current maturities (42) $ (307) [1] $ (232) [1]
Unamortized debt issuance costs (54) (62) (51)
Total debt 4,238 4,435 4,063
Total long-term debt 4,142 4,066 [1] 3,780 [1]
(Gain)/loss on extinguishment of debt 23 0 [1]  
Premium On Early Retirement Of Long Term Debt 20 0 [1]  
Payment for Debt Extinguishment or Debt Prepayment Cost 1    
Write off of Deferred Debt Issuance Cost $ 2    
Senior Notes 5.65% Due 2020 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.65%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 110 400 360
Senior Notes 5.75% Due 2018 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.75%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 0 265 190
Senior Secured Notes Five Point Eight Seven Five Percent Due2023 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.875%    
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 500 500 500
Senior Notes 6.375% Due 2036 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 6.375%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 388 388 388
Notes 6.9% Due 2026 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 6.90%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 2 2 2
Debentures 7.125% Due 2023 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.125%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 10 10 10
Senior Secured Notes 8.625% due 2025 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 8.625%    
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 400 0 0
Debentures 7.4% Due 2037 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.40%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 313 313 313
Notes 7.625% Due 2097 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.625%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 500 500 500
2017 Credit Facility [Member]      
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 351 0 0
Senior Notes 8.125% due 2019 [Member]      
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 8.125%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [2] $ 50 400 175
2016 Term Loan Facility [Member]      
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent 1,614 1,657 1,625
Notes And Debentures Including Current Maturities [Member]      
Total debt 4,238 $ 4,435 $ 4,063
Senior Notes 5.65% Due 2020 [Member]      
Debt repurchase, aggregate consideration paid 250    
Senior Notes 8.125% due 2019 [Member]      
Debt repurchase, aggregate consideration paid 125    
Portions of Senior Notes due 2018 and Senior Notes due 2019 [Member]      
(Gain)/loss on extinguishment of debt $ (23)    
[1] As Adjusted
[2] These debt issuances contain a change of control provision that would obligate us, at the holders’ option, to repurchase the debt at a price of 101%.