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.

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

CDC Spokesperson Speaks With CBS 3 About Precautions Being Taken At Airports Against Ebola

Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport continue to dart off to their destinations, some a little less carefree, a little more concerned about the Ebola epidemic.

10/03/2014

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Police: 6-Year-Old Boy Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Nicetown

It happened shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday at the 3600 block of N. 15th Street.

10/01/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Philadelphia City Hall’s Illuminated Clock Tower Gets Modern Makeover

The energy efficient overhaul is part of the city’s larger Guaranteed Energy Savings project meant to lower the city’s energy consumption by 30 percent.

09/19/2014

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McCoy, Phila. Restaurant Owner Speak Out About 20-Cent Tip

Thursday, McCoy broke his silence about why he felt the tiny tip was warranted.

09/11/2014

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Former NYPD Officer, First Responder On 9/11 Shares Story Of Losing Son In WTC Collapse

Thursday, on the 13th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, there will be a ceremony in the Garden of Reflection in Lower Makefield, Bucks County to honor the heroes among us.

09/10/2014

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Family, Friends Hope Country Music Star Luke Bryan Will Honor Fallen Officer At Philadelphia Concert

Fellow officers are hoping country music star Luke Bryan who will be performing in Philadelphia on Friday will dedicate a song to Officer Seth Stellfox at his concert.

08/14/2014

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Police Investigate Rash Of Overnight Burglaries In Abington Township

Police in Montgomery County are investigating a series of break-ins.

08/13/2014

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Police: Pair Of Suspects Used Social Media Site To Lure Victims, Rob Them

The two suspects are facing three counts of robbery and other related offenses.

08/08/2014

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Police ID Suspect Accused Of Choking And Robbing 2 Women In Broad Daylight

Police have identified a suspect accused of choking and robbing two women in broad daylight in Philadelphia.

07/30/2014

Debris from an Malaysia Airlines plane crash lies in a field on July 18, 2014 in Grabovka, Ukraine. Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has crashed on the Ukraine/Russia border near the town of Shaktersk. The Boeing 777 was carrying 280 passengers and 15 crew members. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Grandfather Of American Killed In Malaysia Airlines Crash Speaks To CBS 3

While the world mourns the loss of the 298 lives lost on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, no one feels the pain more than Ronald Schansman, the doting grandfather of the only American killed in the crash.

07/18/2014

A man walks, on July 17, 2014, amongst the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine.  (Photo credit Alexander KHUDOTEPLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Experts Weigh In On How Malaysia Airlines Crash Will Impact World Travel

Local experts weigh in on how this tragedy could have worldwide implications.

07/17/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Chester County Firefighters Return After Call To Shocking Vandalism

While the North Coventry firefighters were just about a mile away trying to save a piece of property, the vandals had no regard for their property.

06/27/2014

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Exclusive: Police Foot Patrols Making A Dent In Crime Throughout Philadelphia

Only Eyewitness News reporter Natasha Brown was invited along as Philadelphia police officers set out on foot in one of the busiest districts in the city.

06/21/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Can SEPTA Vehicles And Drivers Coexist?

CBS 3 has obtained exclusive video that shows what happens when things go wrong.

05/15/2014

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Local Animal Behaviorist Weighs In After Video Of Cat Saving Boy From Dog Attack Goes Viral

By Natasha Brown PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It is the viral video everyone is talking about — a cat comes to the aid of a little boy, scaring away a dog that went on the attack. [...]

05/14/2014

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