ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Oct. 8, 2019 at 8:20 p.m. (WDIV)
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Oct. 8, 2019 at 8:20 p.m. (WDIV)

Michigan REAL ID deadline: What you should know about application

Michigan residents should pay attention to the REAL ID deadline so they won't be prevented from flying within the United States or entering some federal facilities, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and transportation security officials said today.

Benson held a news conference at Detroit Metro Airport with Steve Lorincz, federal security director for the Transportation Security Administration, and Darryl Brown, vice president of public safety for the Wayne County Airport Authority, to ensure residents have the facts about REAL ID.

Michigan REAL ID deadline: What you should know about application

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4 fast facts

  • A new report ranks the best school districts in Michigan heading into the 2019-2020 school year. Read more .

  • A 76-year-old lost $9,000 after falling victim to a manipulating scam phone call. Learn more .

  • A woman was walking down a street on Detroit's east side when a man came up behind her and robbed her. Read more .

  • A 2-year-old female eagle was shot by waterfowl hunters Saturday in Northern Michigan. Learn more .

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Car into home

Two men were killed and four others were injured Tuesday when a car carrying men believed to be involved in gang activity fled officers and smashed into a house on Detroit's east side, according to authorities.

Detroit police officers said they saw a car at Jefferson Avenue and Chalmers Street that had been wanted in connection with multiple break-ins and robberies on the east side.

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UAW-GM strike

On day 23 of the UAW-GM strike Terry Dittes, the vice president and director of United Auto Workers, shared an update with UAW members.

The letter notes that the issue of job security is a top agenda item and there has been little progress to report. Negotiations are expected to continue.

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Dispatcher dies

A Macomb County dispatcher was killed Tuesday morning when a deer struck by an SUV was thrown into traffic and smashed through her windshield, causing her to crash into a tree, deputies said.

The crash happened around 7:20 a.m. Tuesday at North Avenue and 31 Mile Road, officials said. A silver Chevy Captiva was heading south on North Avenue when it struck a deer north of 31 Mile Road, police said.

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Man killed

Detroit police are still searching for a shooter who killed an 18-year-old man who was lying on a couch on the city's west side, according to authorities.

Mohamad Al-Edani was shot and killed around 12:30 a.m. Sept. 17 in the 6300 block of Memorial Street near Paul Avenue, police said.

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