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Tyson CEO gets $2.1M bonus despite troubles

<TAB>Tyson Foods Inc. awarded its chief executive officer a $2.1 million bonus for the latest fiscal year, despite company troubles over the purchase of meatpacker IBP and a federal indictment accusing it of smuggling illegal aliens.<@SM><@SM><TAB>In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday, Springdale, Ark.-based Tyson Foods said it awarded CEO John Tyson a $2.1 million bonus on top of his $650,000 salary for the fiscal year that ended Sept. 29.

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Calendar – January 5, 2002

To submit an item for the calendar, address it to The Daily Record Calendar, 11 E. Saratoga St., Baltimore, MD 21202, or E-mail to www.mddailyrecord.com. Tuesday, January 8WorkshopThe Howard County Economic Development Authority Business Resource Center sponsors a Proposal Development ...

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Women Internet shoppers surge ahead of men, new survey reveals

<TAB>As the Internet burrows deeper into American society, it has evolved beyond its place as the domain of young, wealthy white men.<@SM><@SM><TAB>A study released this week says women have jumped ahead of men for the first time in using the Internet to do their holiday shopping, and that more minorities are joining them.

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Manufacturing measure rises in December; rebound prospects improved

<TAB>An important measure of U.S. manufacturing activity rose more than expected in December as new orders poured into factories, raising the prospect that the struggling sector is poised for a rebound, an industry group reported yesterday.<@SM><@SM><TAB>Overall manufacturing activity was still contracting in December, extending the sector

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