President Trump made comments about the cause of the Civil War that have been criticized for being highly inaccurate. Jonathan Barth, an assistant professor of history at Arizona State University’s School for Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, will discuss the president’s statements and the causes of the Civil War.
The Arizona attorney general filed a consumer fraud lawsuit against two major retailers: Wal-Mart and AutoZone. They are charged with intentionally defrauding customers by posting inaccurate product prices, or not posting prices at all. The state's consumer fraud act carries stiff penalties, $10 thousand per violation. Hundreds of violations were found by the State Department of Weights And Measures. The companies could face millions in fines.