Author: ABC News

Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

ByJOSH BOAK AND JONATHAN LEMIRE, ASSOCIATED PRESS

President Donald Trump is warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, arguing that even voters who personally dislike him should base their ballots on the nation’s strong growth and low unemployment rate. But privately, Trump is growing increasingly worried the economy won’t look so good come Election Day. The financial markets signaled the possibility of a U.S. recession this week,…

Walmart says it sells 20% of ammunition in US, defends gun sales after mass shootings

Since 22 people were killed in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, earlier this month, and another shooting at a Mississippi Walmart in July left two people dead, the megastore — which estimates it sells one out of every 50 guns sold, and one out of every 5 bullets — has come under renewed pressure to help limit the number of guns in America.