Angel Thompson

Weekend Multimedia Journalist

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Angel Thompson joined WTAP News Team in July 2019 as the weekend reporter.

Angel was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. She received her BA in Human Communication from Arizona State University. She most recently received her MA in Journalism from Michigan State University in May 2018.

Angel is passionate about covering news and sports. Feel free to contact her with any news stories.

In her free time, Angel is an avid sports fan; she loves the Los Angeles Lakers. She is looking forward to southern living here in West Virginia. Feel free to give her any advice on how to adjust.

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L.A. teachers sue Delta after jet fuel spill over schools, playgrounds

"Students began screaming and crying because their eyes and skin were burning. Fear, dread, panic, and helplessness ensued," according to a teacher.

Winter storms bringing bone-chilling temperatures to Midwest and Northeast

Temperatures are forecast to be in the mid-20s at the kickoff of the AFC title game in Kansas City on Sunday, with the mercury dropping to the teens by the fourth quarter.

College admissions scandal: 15 parents could be grouped into 3 separate trials, judge says

Prosecutors revealed emails that allegedly show actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, turned down a "legitimate" offer from USC to flag their daughter's application.

What is The Base? FBI arrest of alleged white supremacists puts focus on extremist group

The decentralized neo-Nazi movement has chapters across the U.S. and the world, and experts say members' threats of violence should be taken seriously.

Las Vegas bird rescuer still searching for pigeons wearing cowboy hats

Mariah Hillman was alarmed by videos showing pigeons in cowboy hats. So she decided to track down the birds and help them.