Three Things You Need to Know on July 24th

July 24, 2019

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Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller will testify in back-to-back hearings of the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees today. His team spent nearly two years investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. The first hearing will begin at 6:30am MST

A Texas high school student is free after being arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement and held for three weeks.  Francisco Galicia was picked up in late June and held for three weeks, even after he showed agents a copy of his birth certificate proving he was born in Dallas in 2000.  The 18-year-old was on his way to a college athletic scholarship recruiting meeting when ICE agents arrested him.

Colorado blood collection centers are going through their annual summer decline in donations and are asking for help.  Blood centers generally see a decline in donations of about 20-percent during the summer.  Vitalant tries to keep a four-day supply of blood on hand, but that can be impacted by the current drop in donations.  Information about upcoming blood drives and other ways to donate can be found on Vitalant's website.