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Tyson Foods to pay $1.6M to settle discrimination lawsuit

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TEXAS -- If you applied for a job at Tyson Foods and didn't get it, you may have some money coming to you

Tyson has agreed to pay millions of dollars to job applicants they rejected, some here in Texoma..

The company settled a lawsuit with the U.S. Department of Labor that claimed Tyson practiced discrimination during hiring.

Tyson foods will pay $1.6M in back wages, interest and benefits to nearly 6,000 applicants.

In the settlement, the company does not admit liability.