News 8’s Chief Meteorologist Gil Simmons is making his way to communities across the state this week for our Gil on the Go series! His last stop is at New Britain Stadium.
CCSU to pay $1.75 million settlement of claims accusing campus police officers of sexual harassment, assault
The legal team of a woman police officer at Central Connecticut State University says she has obtained a $1.75 million settlement against the University after accusing it of fostering “an environment in its police department where sexual harassment and even sexual assault was the norm.”
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH) — Central Connecticut State University will be hosting free COVID-19 testing on campus this week. Sunday through Tuesday, commuter students, faculty, and staff will be able to get a free nasal swab COVID-19 test, even if they are symptom-free. RELATED: Elmer’s Place temporarily closed after employees test positive for COVID-19 The […]
Connecticut’s four state universities have canceled spring break for March 2021 amid COVID-19 concerns, according to the Associated Press Monday.
LOS ANGELES — Hollywood’s unions have announced that they have reached an agreement on pandemic protocols with major studios that will allow the broad resumption of production of films and television after six months of stagnant sets and widespread unemployment. The Directors Guild of America, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, the International Brotherhood […]
At least four of the state’s universities begin their fall semester today.
South Korea __ South Korea’s new coronavirus tally has fallen below 100 for the first time in more than a month, as the country’s recent viral resurgence is gradually easing. The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency said Sunday that the newly counted 82 cases took the country’s total to 22,975 with 383 deaths. It’s […]
WELLINGTON, New Zealand: All remaining virus restrictions will be lifted across much of New Zealand from late Monday with the exception of the largest city, Auckland, which will continue to have some restrictions for at least another 16 days. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made the announcement Monday after meeting with top lawmakers. The nation of […]
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is confident about having fans for all home games, and the club has now announced details toward that end. The Cowboys say they are selling tickets in groups to try to prevent people who don’t […]
In Farmington, a former spring factory will be the new training center, manufacturing training center, associated with Tunxis Community College.