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Detroit Daily Round-Up: Federal employees mandated to receive COVID vaccine, DTW plans for chaotic week and more

Ashanti Seabron
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(DETROIT, Mich.) Hello and welcome to this Monday's edition of the Detroit Daily Round-Up. I hope everyone had a great weekend - only three more days until Thanksgiving!

Today is Monday, November 22, let's check out Detroit's biggest stories of the day.

Federal employee vaccine mandate goes into effect
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On Monday, the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for federal workers goes into effect.

Currently, around 70% of U.S. adults are fully vaccinated, and the U.S. is now averaging more than 92,000 new coronavirus cases per day.

Detroit Metro Airport prepares for hectic holiday travel
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This week, the Detroit Metro Airport is preparing for the presence of millions of Thanksgiving travelers and a series of rolling delays.

Major airlines across the country are still suffering from staffing shortages, which add other issues such as delays at baggage check, security screenings and possibly flights.

Consumers Energy planning to power 190,000 Michigan homes
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In 2023, Consumers Energy says it will add enough renewable energy through three solar projects to power nearly 190,000 homes throughout the state.

The projects will take place in the southern-central part of the state, and are expected to produce 375 megawatts of clean energy.

Lebron, Pistons' Isaiah Stewart involved in on-court melee in Detroit
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On Sunday evening, LeBron James was ejected from the Los Angeles Lakers-Detroit Pistons game after drawing blood on Isaiah Stewart's face when they were boxing out for a rebound.

Both James and Stewart were ejected from the game, and Lakers guard Russell Westbrook was also assessed a technical.

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Your go-to news source for everything happening in Detroit. Ashanti Lee Seabron is a lifelong Michigander who's worked as a writer since 2013. He's committed to detailed and pertinent news for Metro Detroit.

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