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2 Arkansas firms' LGBT scores perfect; Wal-Mart, Tyson net 100 on index

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. and Tyson Foods Inc. received perfect scores in a new report detailing how companies treat lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart settles gays' benefits suit

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart announced Friday that it had settled a lawsuit that accused the company of discriminating against gay and lesbian employees when it denied health insurance benefits to same-sex spouses. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart using holiday helpers

Where’s the shortest line? Workers to direct customers

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. employee Fatima Hernandez typically works as a cashier in the supercenter at Pleasant Crossing in Rogers, but this holiday season she has a new role. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart loses fight with California truck drivers over pay

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart intentionally failed to pay hundreds of truck drivers in California the minimum wage, a federal jury decided Wednesday, awarding the drivers $54 million in damages and opening up the retail giant to penalties. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart loses pay fight with California truck drivers

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal jury in San Francisco has found Wal-Mart failed to pay hundreds of truck drivers in California the minimum wage and has awarded the drivers $54 million in damages. Continue reading...