Trump lashes out at Democratic rivals at Colorado Springs rally

President Trump lashed out at his Democratic rivals during a nearly two-hour long rally in Colorado on Thursday night, using a contentious ninth debate the night before as fodder to attack many of his potential opponents in the general election. “Mini Mike didn’t do well last night,” Mr. Trump said, referencing the barrage of attacks the…

Tennessee man executed by electric chair for killing fellow inmate

A convicted murderer was put to death in Tennessee’s electric chair Thursday, becoming the state’s fifth prisoner over 16 months to choose electrocution over the state’s preferred method of lethal injection. Nicholas Sutton, 58, was pronounced dead at 7:26 p.m. at the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville, the Tennessee Department of Correction said. Sutton…

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Fundraising hauls and Democrats’ debate hangover in Nevada

President Trump’s campaign announced Thursday that the Republican National Committee and their joint committees have raised $60.5 million in the month of January. Together, they ended January with more than $200 million cash on hand. “Every dollar brought in fuels our revolutionary ground operation to reach voters and volunteers, and win again in November,” Brad…

Intel officials warned lawmakers Russians are trying to interfere in 2020

Intelligence officials warned lawmakers in a meeting last week that the Russians are continuing their efforts to attack the democratic process and interfere in the 2020 election, and that one prong is aimed at helping re-elect President Trump. “The message was, it appears they’re favoring one candidate over another, and everybody should be cautious,” a…

USC will offer free tuition to families making under $80,000

The University of Southern California (USC) announced major changes to its financial aid program on Thursday. Starting with the incoming class of fall 2020, families with an annual income of $80,000 or less can attend the school tuition-free. The effort to expand access for an increased number of middle and low-income students also includes the…

“CBS This Morning” podcast covers women’s heart health

February is American Heart Month, a time to raise awareness about heart health and how to prevent heart disease. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.”It’s important for women to recognize that your health is your most important asset,” Northwell Health cardiologist Dr.…

Friend of Ohio mass shooter sentenced on gun charges

Officials provide timeline of Dayton shooting Ethan Kollie, a friend of Dayton, Ohio, shooter Connor Betts, was sentenced Thursday to 32 months on two gun charges. The sentencing comes after Betts opened fire in a popular nightlife district last August, killing nine and injuring 27.   Prosecutors didn’t claim Kollie participated in Betts’ plans for…