Natasha Brown

natasha brown web headshot Natasha Brown

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.

Donald Trump

Trump: Comey Is ‘A Showboat, Grandstander’

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


Donald Trump

White House: Trump ‘Had Been Considering Letting Comey Go Since Day He Was Elected’

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


Stephen Ballard

‘Smile That Lights Up A Room’: Officers Remember Delaware State Trooper Killed In Line Of Duty

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


‘I Can’t Shake That’: Witnesses Describe Delaware State Trooper Being Fatally Shot

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


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.


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.



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.


Drexel Professor Tweets He Was ‘Trying Not To Vomit’ After Passenger Gave Up First-Class Seat For Soldier

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


CBS’s NCIS Pays Tribute To Veterans With ‘Honor Flight’ Episode

As seen on NCIS tonight, an organization is getting renewed attention for paying tribute to our veterans.


Food Truck Operators Rattled After Multiple Robberies In Philly

Anyone with information is asked to call the Southwest Detective Division at 215-686-3183/3184.


Marine Attempts to Thwart Del. Kidnapping: ‘I Locked Her In My Apartment, Grabbed My Gun’

Without reservation, Carl Roberson jumped into action when his female neighbor showed up at his door Monday evening traumatized.


Police Link 3rd Incident To Del. Kidnapping Cases

Police believe this is the same suspect involved in kidnappings at Top of the Hill and Arundel Apartments.


Daycare Worker Accused Of Pushing Child Down Stairs

A daycare worker in Upper Darby is facing charges for allegedly pushing a small child down a flight of stairs.


Police: Boy, 7, Helps Save Mom’s Life After She Suffers Medical Emergency

Authorities say the boy’s mom suffered a life-threatening medical emergency and was struggling to breathe and remain conscious.


Police: 72-Year-Old Woman Found Bound In Closet 4 Days After Being Assaulted, Robbed

Police in Chester County are searching for a suspect after they say a 72-year-old woman was beaten and robbed last week.


Professors Using DNA To Bridge Racial Divide, Focus On Our Similarities

Our differences are often pronounced, but professors at West Chester University are trying to start a different conversation.


Immigration Attorneys Seeing Increase In Business In Wake Of Travel Ban, ICE Raids

Jacquelyn Guinan is fielding more calls from clients seeking clarification and advice.


Philly Police Seeking Suspects On Brazen Robbery Spree, Store Owner Fights Back

The manhunt is on for suspects wanted in connection to a robbery spree in Philadelphia. One of the victims fought back.


Suspect Wanted In Thursday Night Abduction

The frenzied mom chased the car down the block to 8th and Snyder banging on the car… pleading with the driver to stop.


Vigil Held To Honor Sisters, Killed In Northeast Philly Hit & Run

Gut wrenching grief was expressed from the mother of two young girls who lost their lives trying to cross Roosevelt Boulevard on Saturday night.


Movie Shoot For New Kevin Hart Film Generates Excitement In Center City

Filming for Untouchable took place in Center City Philadelphia on Friday night.


Massive Tree Falls In South Philadelphia, Knocking Out Power As Nor’easter Strikes Region

Monday’s storm caused widespread damage throughout the region, toppling trees and power lines.


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.


New Looser Regulations Going Into Effect For PA Beer Retailers

The new state law becomes official on Tuesday.


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.


Synagogue President Believes Recent Acts Of Vandalism Were Hate Crimes

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


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

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


Passengers Arriving From Ft. Lauderdale Recount Deadly Shooting Rampage

Passenger David Venable explains what it was like.


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.


Local Nittany Lions Watch Rose Bowl At Area Viewing Parties

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




More From CBS Philly

Latest Forecast
Weather App
Latest Videos

Watch & Listen LIVE