News with Ann Tripp

For many Knicks fans, it may have not been the draft they were expecting, but after the "wheeling and dealing" the New York front office conducted Thursday night, there is a bit of optimism for the future of this struggling franchise. Having slipped to the fourth overall pick in...
The film, which hits theaters November 25 and is directed by Ryan Coogler ( Fruitvale Station ), is a continuation of the story of Rocky, with Sylvester Stallone back in a starring role, this time mentoring the son of Apollo Creed. Creed also stars Tessa Thompson ( Selma , Dear...
Michelle Obama recently invited a bunch of Girl Scouts on the White House Lawn to have a slumber party on the front lawn! The National Park Service erected 23 tents on the grass beneath the Truman Balcony on Tuesday morning and, by Tuesday afternoon, 50 girls from Maryland,...
Copeland, who recently made the cover of Time Magazine , has been candid about her ambition to become the first black principal dancer of the nation’s most prestigious ballet theater company. Her openness about race in ballet has made her one of the most recognizable figures in...
Six-year-old Jalyn Broussard was so excited about the haircut he got last December, and he couldn’t wait to go to school and show it off. His hair is longer on the top than on the sides and when he got to school, he was told that his haircut violated school policy and was sent...
According to WCIV , the flames broke through the roof as of 10:30 PM, and multiple fire departments were on scene to battle the blaze. The Los Angeles Times featured Mount Zion AME Church just last week in an article about violence against black churches. The church was targeted...
The CUNY Board of Trustees has renamed CUNY Preparatory School in the Bronx after its founding principal, the late Dr. Derrick Griffith who died in the May 2015 Amtrak accident that killed eight people. The Board unanimously approved the naming of the school, which was...
If you're a fan of "The Game", you are in for a treat this season. Med School and Ding dong better known as Melanie and Derwin will be returning for the farewell this season. After a 10 year run, one of tv's favorite couples is deciding to make a return. “The [love] I am...
ABC News has reported that due to remarks that Trump made about Mexican immigrants during his presidential announcement, NBC will be ending its business relationship with the real estate mogul. During his June 16 announcement , the Republican presidential candidate referred to...