June 20, 2011 The action alleged widespread discrimination against its female employees by the retailer. But the court found that there was no "glue holding together" the allegations. Female employees can pursue individual cases.
They're likely to push other prices up too: Tuesday's pump prices in Portland, Ore.
March 31, 2011 "We're seeing cost increases starting to come through at a pretty rapid rate," Bill Simon tells USA Today. Some will be passed along to consumers, he says.
A Wal-Mart in Los Angeles.
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November 11, 2010 Wal-Mart offers free holiday shipping
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