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.

Powerful storms swept across the tristate region Sunday night and early Monday, causing flooding and damage in a number of places.
Police believe the deadly double shooting happened as part of a home invasion. The caretaker was helping the man in the wheelchair into his home when the incident began.
A 48-year-old woman is dead and her 21-year-old daughter hospitalized after police say the daughter's ex-boyfriend stabbed them both in South Philadelphia.
An intense standoff with police in Philadelphia's Germantown section ended at 1:33 a.m. Wednesday with the death of a 32-year-old murder suspect.
Cosmo DiNardo, the man named a person of interest in the disappearance of four men in Bucks County, and was previously arrested on an unrelated offense, has now been charged with a crime more closely tied to the investigation.