Rahel Solomon

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CBS3’s Rahel Solomon

Rahel Solomon is co-anchor with Jim Donovan of CBS3’s Eyewitness News This Morning, the station’s popular morning newscast (weekdays, 4:30-7 a.m.), and Eyewitness News at Noon.

Rahel joined CBS 3 as a general assignment reporter in September, 2015. Before her weekday morning assignment, she had been anchor of the weekend morning news.

The West Philly native came home to Channel 3 from KCNC-TV, the CBS-owned station in Denver where she had been a reporter and fill-in anchor since January, 2014.  While in Denver, she distinguished herself with her coverage of the trial of Aurora Theater Shooter James Holmes and Colorado flooding in 2014 for CBS This Morning. In 2015, she was named the Colorado Association of Black Journalists’ 2015 Broadcast Journalist of the Year.

Previously, Rahel worked as a multimedia journalist for WSAZ-TV in Charleston, West Virginia. She began her career at WCAU-TV in Philadelphia as a production assistant.

Rahel earned a masters degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She also attended St. John’s University where she graduated with high honors and a Bachelor of Science degree in finance.

In addition to her years in West Philadelphia, Rahel was raised in Delaware County and is a graduate of Archbishop Prendergast High School in Drexel Hill.

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Local 12-Year-Old Turns Cancer Journey Into Alex Scott’s Largest Single Fundraiser

A diagnosis of cancer for a 2-year-old Delaware County girl turned into a 10-year journey and hundreds of thousands raised for childhood cancer.

06/08/2017

Surprise! Travel Agency Books You to Destinations Unknown

Surprise travel agency Pack Up + Go will plan your next vacation but your destination is a surprise until the day you depart.

05/24/2017

2 Women Turn To Their Faith After Breast Cancer Hits Close To Home

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Their churches may differ. “My name is Darlene Tansmore and I’m captain of team Enon.” “My name is Lynne Dudley and I am captain of St. Matthew’s AME Church Team Healing Hands.” […]

05/09/2017

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Group Asks Women To Post Selfies Without Wearing Makeup To Raise Awareness For Eating Disorders

The Renfrew Center, based in Roxborough, is a residential treatment facility for people with eating disorders and is behind the campaign “Barefaced Challenge.”

02/27/2017

Friends Begin Rescue Mission To Change Life For A Dog Who Overcame So Much

Friends Karen Quigley from Gloucester County and Michelle Weirich from Delaware County, head up the team behind saving a dog who they named Teresa.

02/10/2017

AAA: 1 In 5 Fatal Crashes Involve Drowsy Driving

The experts say missing even a little sleep puts people at risk of nodding off behind the wheel.

12/06/2016

How A Cancer Treatment That’s Helping Dogs Could One Day Help Humans

The study of immunotherapy is happening at other institutions around the country.

10/27/2016

Stadium Showdown Continues At Temple University

The battle continues over whether or not Temple University should build a football stadium.

09/23/2016

‘NCIS’ Staple, Michael Weatherly Returns To CBS In ‘Bull’

NCIS fans can look forward to the return of Michael Weatherly to CBS Tuesday, September 20 in the new show, Bull.

09/20/2016

Police Investigate After Teen Is Allegedly Sexually Assaulted At Made In America

Philadelphia Police are investigating allegations that a young festival-goer was sexually assaulted at this year’s Made In America concert.

09/06/2016

Police Consider ‘Knockout Game’ A Possibility In Fatal Lawncrest Attack

Investigators say the victim was hit, then fell and hit his head.

08/29/2016

Family ‘Heartbroken’ After Phila. City Employee Shot, Killed Outside Parent’s Home

Philadelphia Police are investigating after the death of a 25-year-old city employee.

08/23/2016

Authorities: NJ Man Fatally Shoots Wife, 10-Year-Old Son, Before Killing Self

The motive for the deadly shootings is being investigated.

08/09/2016

Philadelphia Police Receive Both Praise, Criticism For DNC Approach

Several people share their view of the Philadelphia Police during the DNC protests.

07/29/2016

Police Detain Protesters, Several Attempt To Enter Secure Area Near DNC

Philadelphia Police had to detain several protesters on Tuesday evening after some were seen trying to hop a fence into a secure area near the Wells Fargo Center.

07/26/2016

New Bill Works To Install Speed Cameras On Philly’s Deadliest Road

Philadelphia city officials are now trying get speed cameras installed along Roosevelt Boulevard.

CBS 3–07/19/2016

Philadelphia Police Seek Potential Serial Predator After Fatal Attack

Philadelphia Police are looking for a potential serial predator. The suspect is wanted for a series of assaults on women.

07/18/2016

Philadelphia Police Raise Concerns Over Popular App, Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go is a game that everyone is playing, but there could be a not-so-fun side to the new popular app.

07/11/2016

People Feeling Lucky Ahead Of Friday’s Mega Millions Drawing

The jackpot has now reached more than $500 million before Friday night’s drawing.

07/08/2016

8-Year-Old Girl Turning Heads In The Boxing Ring

Bre has boxed previous to this boxing camp and her parents say they plan on keeping her in the sport as long as she loves it.

07/01/2016

Ikea Recall Comes Amid Growing Concerns Over Furniture Tip-Overs

Ikea is recalling several dressers and chests after tip-overs that allegedly led to the death of several young children.

06/28/2016

SEPTA Driver Deemed Hero For Saving Woman From Thief

Officials are recognizing a SEPTA Bus driver for his quick actions after interrupting a purse snatching.

06/24/2016

Woman Charged With Murder After Body Found In Fairmount Park

Philadelphia Police have arrested one woman, in the murder of a young Chester woman, and another woman is being questioned.

06/20/2016

Fight Breaks Out Halting Philadelphia High School Graduation

A Philadelphia High School graduation had to be briefly put on hold after a fight broke out at the ceremony where the fire commissioner was set to speak.

06/17/2016

Hundreds Gather In Collingswood To Remember Orlando Shooting Victims

A vigil was held to remember the victims of the Orlando mass shooting, in Collingswood, N.J. on Tuesday night.

06/15/2016

Delivery Driver, Shot In Head, Recounts Terrifying Ordeal

A pizza delivery man, shot in the head during a robbery, is now out of the hospital and recounting those horrifying moments.

06/10/2016

Video Of Philadelphia Officer Playing Football With Kids Goes Viral

A video of a Philadelphia Police officer playing football with kids is going viral.

06/03/2016

Families And Veterans Spend Memorial Day At Beverly National Cemetery

Henry Tokarski of Philadelphia says he and his older brother were in the service at the same. Henry served in the Navy, where his brother Thaddeus Tokarski served in the Airforce.

05/30/2016

Man Charged In Deadly NE Philadelphia Hit-And-Run

In the harsh light of day, the scope of a violent fatal hit and run is clear.

CBS 3–05/24/2016

Expert Explains Serious Disorder That Causes Adult Tantrums

Public cameras and social media have made images of adults throwing apparent temper tantrums more common, but doctors say a serious disorder could be to blame.

05/23/2016

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