Nightside Report July 26, 2021: CDC considers recommending fully vaccinated wear masks in public, man ticketed after car stuck on side of road during floods

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CDC considers recommending fully vaccinated wear masks while in public

DETROIT – As the delta coronavirus variant spreads and vaccination rates remain low across the country, more cities are reinstating their mask mandates -- even for the fully vaccinated.

The CDC is also considering changing its guidance on mask use. Dr. Anthony Fauci confirmed that the CDC is considering- revising their guidelines to recommend that the fully vaccinated begin wearing masks again in public.

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Michigan COVID: Here’s what to know July 26, 2021

Metro Detroit weather: Two more rounds of potential storms this week

With temperatures still running slightly above normal and humidity firmly in the muggy range, thunderstorms are definitely in the forecast. But only one of those chances bring a severe threat.

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4 Fast Facts

  • In a required filing, Michigan Rep. Jewell Jones openly disclosed that he spent hundreds at a Metro Detroit strip club and in Las Vegas. Click here to read more.
  • Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Monday signed a $385 million supplemental budget bill. Click here to read more.
  • The Detroit Public Schools Community District and its teachers have reached an agreement to return to classrooms for in-person learning under updated COVID safety standards. Click here to read more.
  • At least three tornadoes touched down in Southeast Michigan on Saturday night, causing serious damage damage and triggering multiple tornado warnings. Click here to read more.

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Dearborn Heights father ticketed after getting stuck on shoulder of road while avoiding flooding

A father from Dearborn Heights was trying to avoid flooding Friday night when he became stuck on the shoulder of the road.

Hayder Mousawi said Dearborn Heights Police gave him a ticket for driving on county turf after he became stuck. Mousawi said he will fight the ticket.

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