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.

Natasha 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.

Natasha 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.   Natasha 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.

Natasha 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.  In 2016, she was inducted into the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia’s Hall of Fame.

Natasha 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. She currently serves on Susan G. Komen’s Board of Directors.

A native of Virginia, Natasha 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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Malcolm Jenkins

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10/12/2017

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Former Vice President Joe Biden is shining a light to protect children from abuse in Pennsylvania.

10/10/2017

Double Shooting Leaves Woman Dead, Teen Girl Injured In Trenton

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CBS 3–10/06/2017

Hurricane Maria

‘Puerto Rico Is Ruined’: Philly’s Puerto Rican Community Coming Together To Provide Relief To Family, Friends

Hurricane Maria’s wrath may be felt for years to come in Puerto Rico as Philadelphians with family on the devastated island scramble to check on loved one’s and seek out ways to help.

09/21/2017

Serial Flasher Sought In Delaware

Police in Delaware are searching for a serial flasher.

09/14/2017

Police Release New Video Of Suspects In West Philly Shooting

Police say two suspects waited patiently for a 60-year-old man inside a convenience store before robbing and shooting him moments later.

09/13/2017

Town Hall Meeting Addresses Racist Graffiti Found Outside Of Bucks County School

For anyone stepping into the Herbert Hoover Elementary School town hall meeting, the message was very clear hate has no place here.

08/24/2017

Donald Trump

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi slammed the president for making the threat.

08/23/2017

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Thousands showed up at downtown Philadelphia to get themselves solar eclipse glasses in preparation for Monday’s rare celestial event.

08/18/2017

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08/17/2017

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08/09/2017

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They’re accused of giving six of their young daughters to Lee Kaplan for financial and spiritual help.

07/19/2017

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Jimi Patrick, Tom Meo, Mark Sturgis and Dean Finocchiaro all seemed to vanish without a trace after the Fourth of July.

07/13/2017

Police: Woman Fatally Stabbed, Attacked With Hammer

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Homicide detectives are investigating after a woman was stabbed and attacked with a hammer in Philadelphia’s Crescentville section.

07/12/2017

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Comey testified Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee.

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President Donald Trump announced Wednesday he plans to nominate Christopher A. Wray to be the next FBI director.

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Barbara Humphreys

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Employees at Springer’s Homemade Ice Cream are mourning the loss of their owner who was killed in a freak accident in Pennsylvania.

05/24/2017

Former Smooth Jazz Radio Hosts Shares Battle With Breast Cancer

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05/14/2017

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By the end of the year, some driverless cars will be on the highways.

05/11/2017

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Trump said that he didn’t need the recommendation of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to fire Comey.

05/11/2017

Donald Trump

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On the heels of his firing, Comey has been invited to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee next week.

05/10/2017

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Ballard, 32, was shot and killed at a Wawa in the 1600 block of Pulaski highway Wednesday afternoon.

04/27/2017

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“I can’t shake that,” said Quinzel Brady. “I can’t get that image out of my head.”

04/26/2017

New Castle County Police Hold Community Meeting In Response To Recent Child Abduction

Police in New Castle county are arming residents with information to protect their families following the kidnapping and assault of a 4-year-old girl last week.

04/12/2017

Trump, Chinese Leader Face North Korea Dilemma

President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart have any number of reasons to disagree, but none are more volatile or potentially deadly than North Korea.

04/06/2017

Syria

Local Syrian Refugees ‘Terrified For Their Families’ Stuck At Home, Camps

In the past year, the nonprofit agency has helped to resettle about 200 refugees.

04/05/2017

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A tweet posted by a Drexel University professor is stirring up some controversy.

03/30/2017

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03/28/2017

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