Elizabeth Hur has joined CBS 3 (KYW-TV) as a general assignment reporter, Vice President and News Director Susan Schiller has announced.
Hur comes home to the Philadelphia area from WCBS-TV in New York where she has been a freelance reporter since 2007. Previously, she had served as a reporter for KTVX, the ABC station in Salt Lake City and at Capital News 9 in Albany, New York.
A former intern for CBS 3, Hur’s most memorable experience from her internship days was covering both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions in 2000. She also interned with CBS Evening News, ABC’s 20/20 and NY1 News.
A native of Seoul, Korea, Elizabeth is a graduate of New York University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in communications studies in 2002. She is fluent in Korean.
An apparent fight over parking lead to a deadly shooting in West Philadelphia early Sunday morning.
A 21-year-old man murdered execution-style – shot to death in a grocery store filled with customers.
Students held a candle light vigil at 7 p.m. Monday night in the parking lot of New Foundations Charter School.
A special needs student is badly beaten outside of school and rushed to the hospital.
A veteran Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Lineman is talking to Eyewitness News about being the victim of a big theft.
New accusations in a school board saga – at a district, rocked by a text message scandal.
The search continues for a serial predator in the Juniata Park area.
Police have made three more arrests in connection with the shooting death of a Rite Aid manager in Delaware County.
A speeding car slammed into a home and a 12-year-old girl, sitting in the dining room, is seriously hurt.
Philadelphia Police have released a sketch of the man wanted for raping a teenage driver.
Philadelphia Police and the Fire Marshall’s office are investigating a suspicious van fire that occurred late Wednesday night in the Rhawnhurst section of the city.
Monday night, family friends expressed shock and disbelief and identifying the victim as Tony McAllister, stepson of Phyllis McAllister — one of three Philadelphia firefighters killed battling the Meridian Plaza high-rise fire in 1991, one of the worst fires in the city’s history.
Signaling a dramatic shift in Vatican tone, Pope Francis said the Catholic Church had become obsessed by “small-minded rules” about how to be faithful and that pastors should instead emphasize compassion over condemnation when discussing divisive social issues of abortion, gays and contraception.
A local college football program is rocked – after the arrest of one player and the suspension of four players following a fight.
Despite the devastation, however, residents and business owners tell Eyewitness News, Seaside Park is one resilient community and they will rebuild.