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AP Photo/Damian DovarganesFILE - This May 28, 2013 file photo shows a sign outside a Wal-mart store in Duarte, Calif.

Tyson ends contract over maltreatment

Firm reacts to video taken at farm

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods has ended its contract with a poultry farm in Tennessee after an animal-welfare group documented conditions at the farm using a hidden camera. Continue reading...

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A Lockheed Martin ...

Rick McFarlandA Lockheed Martin version of the joint light tactical vehicle sits in front of the state Capitol on May 26 as part of a push for $87 million in state funds to back Lockheed Martin’s bid to build the Army vehicle near Camden. The money was approved in a special legislative session, but the contract was awarded Tuesday to a company in Wisconsin.

Tyson ends contract over maltreatment

Firm reacts to video taken at farm

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods has ended its contract with a poultry farm in Tennessee after an animal-welfare group documented conditions at the farm using a hidden camera. Continue reading...

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Mary AltafferAn employee puts final touches Wednesday on a shelf display in the makeup section of the Macy’s Backstage store in New York City.

U.S. consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in July

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumers increased their spending moderately in July, as wages and salaries made their biggest jump in eight months. Continue reading...