Angela Martin

Angela Martin (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

If it’s trending, hot on the web or viral, Angela knows about it. Angela brings you her “What’s Trending Online” reports everyday on CBS 11 News at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

The North Texas native and South Grand Prairie High School graduate is thrilled to be back home, working for the station she grew up watching.

Along the way, Angela has worked as an anchor/reporter in Mobile, Alabama (WPMI); Las Vegas, Nevada (KSNV); Savannah, Georgia (WJCL/WTGS) and Omaha, Nebraska (KMTV). She still remembers her first story on a central Missouri pig farm, while working for KOMU-TV. Some of her most memorable stories include the Las Vegas arrest and robbery/kidnapping trial of O.J. Simpson and the inauguration of President Barack Obama. She was the only television reporter in Nevada to travel to Washington for the event.

Angela is a proud graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia and a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, shopping, and of course, surfing the web. You can follow Angela on Twitter (@amnewslady) and if you spot a great trending story, send it her way.

Email Angela | Follow Angela On Twitter

Brick Flicks (credit: YouTube)

Trending: Movies Recreated With Legos

A 15-year-old recreated memorable, moving scenes from more than a dozen famous films all out of Legos.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Trending: Little Boy Dances To Dirty Dancing

Video of a young boy dancing along with Patrick Swayze has gone viral.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Trending: We Dem Boyz, #NoBraDay, Diva Kid

We Dem Boyz Let the Dallas Cowboys craziness begin! After yesterday’s big win over the defending national champion Seattle Seahawks, the cowboys are the talk of Twitter. #Cowboys were still trending the day after the [...]


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Trending: Bendgate 2, Girl Ghostbusters, Babies Play Peek-A-Boo

BENDGATE 2 Bendgate is back. This time it’s Samsung’s turn. The same guy who created the video showing that it is possible to bend the new iPhone 6 plus is at it again. This video [...]


(credit: Naomi Campbell/Instagram)

Trending: iPhone Hair Gate, Wake up Call, Kangaroo Street Fight

iPHONE HAIR GATE Forget bend gate.  The newest scandal plaguing the iPhone 6 is hair gate. People are complaining on social media that the design of the new iPhone pulls on their hair and in [...]


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Trending: Pass The Peace, Celebrity Baby Mystery, A Whole New World Reborn

A look at the stories trending on social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Trending: Raining Vs. Sprinkling?

An argument over the weather quickly got out of hand.


Screen shot 2014-09-24 at 11.32.49 AM

Trending: President Obama’s Coffee Cup Salute

The White House posted a video to its Instagram account that is getting a lot of attention.


(credit: University of Arizona research)

Trending: Most Hashtagged Foods, John Malkovich Photos

A look at the stories trending on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and others.