Natasha Brown

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Natasha Brown is the Emmy Award-winning anchor for the weekend evening editions of Eyewitness News on CBS 3 and The CW Philly.

Brown joined CBS 3 as a general assignment reporter in December, 2002. She came to the station from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where she has been a reporter and anchor for WPXI-TV.  Previously, she had been a reporter and weekend anchor for WWBT-TV in Richmond, Virginia.

Brown began her career as a reporter and anchor at WPDE-TV in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  Since that time she has established herself as an outstanding on-scene reporter covering such major stories as the Columbine High School shootings, the crash of Flight 93 in Somerset County, Pennsylvania on September 11th and the Quecreek Mine Disaster.   Brown has also covered several presidential campaigns and candidates and covered the move of the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia in 2004 to its new home across Independence Park for CBS nationally. Her work has earned her three local Emmy Awards.

Brown is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. While in Pittsburgh, she received an African American Heritage Award as “Best Reporter” from WAMO Radio, the award’s sponsor.  The Philadelphia chapter of the NAACP has named her to its “Most Influential Black Women” list twice.  Brown has also been active in supporting the stations’ efforts on behalf of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, hosting the organization’s annual “Sisters for the Cure” workshop for African-American women.

A native of Virginia, Brown is a graduate of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications.

Connect with Natasha Brown on Twitter: @NatashaCBS3; and on Facebook: Natasha Brown.

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Beer Drinkers Say Cheers To New Pennsylvania Alcohol Sale Law

Beer drinkers are toasting to a new law that loosens restrictions surrounding alcohol sales in Pennsylvania.

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New Looser Regulations Going Into Effect For PA Beer Retailers

The new state law becomes official on Tuesday.

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North Philly Neighborhood Demands Peace After Teen’s Shooting Death

A North Philadelphia neighborhood took to the streets on Friday night to demand an end to violence for its youth.

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Police are investigating vandalism at Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai in Tacony.

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Family Of Young Girl Struck, Killed In Overbrook Shares Special Gift With Police

On Monday, the family presented the officers with a special gift.

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Passenger David Venable explains what it was like.

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Philadelphia Police Investigating Video Of Officer’s Confrontation With Teen

A video of a police-involved physical altercation with a 16-year-old girl is making the rounds on social media.

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Local Nittany Lions Watch Rose Bowl At Area Viewing Parties

“It’s not just about winning…we’re already ahead of the game.”

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BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 19:  A policeman with a submachine gun stands near a black truck that ploughed through a Christmas market on December 19, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. At least nine people have died as police investigate the attack and whether it is linked to a terrorist plot.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

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West Catholic Retires Basketball Jersey Of Pulse Nightclub Victim, Akyra Murray

At 18 years old, Akyra Murray was the youngest of the 49 people killed in the Pulse Nightclub shooting massacre six months ago.

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Police Credit Galvanized Community With Arrest In Overbrook Hit & Run

Police believe community involvement made all the difference and helped lead them to an arrest.

12/06/2016

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Fight Brewing Over Whether A Delco Home Should Become Residence For Cancer Patients

Cheryl runs the nonprofit Headstrong Foundation in memory of her son Nick, who was 19 when he passed away with cancer.

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Search Intensifies For Hit-Run Driver Who Killed 8 Year Old In Overbrook

The accident happened last Friday around 3:15 p.m. and it’s still fresh in the minds of neighbors.

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Bucks DA: Pizza Shop Customer Justified In Shooting Of Robbery Suspects, Despite Expired Permit

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