Katherine Scott
Katherine Scott joined the Action News team in June 2009. Before arriving in Philadelphia, Katherine worked for News 12 The Bronx and Brooklyn. Over her four years in New York, she covered hundreds of different stories. She traveled to Washington, D.C. for President Obama's inauguration; covered Opening Day at the Yankee's new stadium; followed a family to Oklahoma City for a custody dispute; and was there after the Bronx fire that killed ten people - nine of them children - that captured the attention of people around the world.

A New Jersey native, Katherine graduated from Harvard University in 2003 with a B.A. in Anthropology. At Harvard, Katherine was the captain of the Varsity Field Hockey Team. While not at work, Katherine enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends, going for runs, and reading.

If you think only boys like to build and play with rockets, you better think again. Some girls in Northeast Philadelphia are disproving that misconception.
In the overnight hours and into Wednesday morning, SEPTA crews worked to move the train cars involved in Tuesday morning's chain-reaction collision at 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby.
"He's a good, hard-working guy," said Harvey Veniski, one of the victim's customers. "And it's a shame this happened to him."
The two brothers who were shot and killed in the East Mount Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia have been identified.
Police are looking for the gunman who shot and killed a bar manager in North Philadelphia.