Greg Argos


Greg Argos joined CBS 3’s Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter in August, 2015.

A New Jersey native who grew up in Dover, Delaware, Argos came to CBS 3 from KPHO-TV in Phoenix where he had been a reporter and back up anchor since 2012. Previously, he was a reporter at WCNC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina and WMBF-TV in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Argos began his career as a freelance photojournalist and assignment editor at New York 1 cable news in Manhattan in 2007 where his most memorable story was covering the Papal Mass of Pope Benedict XVI at Yankee Stadium in 2008. Argos returned home just in time to cover Pope Francis’ historic visit to Philadelphia in 2015.

Along the way, Argos has earned three regional Emmy Awards and three Associated Press Awards for his reporting. He is a 2008 graduate of New York University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism and political science. Argos, who is of Greek heritage, minored in Hellenic studies.

Fun Fact: Argos and Anchor Ukee Washington are both alumni of Dover High School. In his spare time, Argos likes to work out, explore Philly’s great restaurant scene (Gyro suggestions welcomed!) and read.

Couple Recounts Terrifying Moments Being Stuck On Rising Drawbridge In South Jersey

One family in South Jersey says they’re lucky to be alive after a terrifying incident while crossing the Middle Thorofare Bridge which connects Wildwood and Cape May.


Lt. Paul Owens

EXCLUSIVE: Paralyzed Lieutenant Recounts Horrific Elevator Accident One Year Later

On August 4, 2016 Lt. Paul Owens with the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office started his day like any other. By the end, he would be in a coma, and paralyzed from the waist down.


Expert: 3 Events Need To Take Place Before War Breaks Out With North Korea

Many people are beginning to wonder how imminent military action might be as tensions remain high between the United States and North Korea.


Donald Trump

Trump Warns North Korea ‘Will Be Met With Fire And Fury Like The World Has Never Seen’

The revelations come just days after the United Nations slapped economic sanctions on the country to curb its nuclear ambitions.


Local Researchers Look To Stop Spread Of West Nile To Humans

Mosquitoes aren’t just an annoyance, they can carry some pretty nasty viruses.


Car Ride To Love

“Can I please get in on that Uber pool?” joked another woman. “Yeah, that’ would be amazing. I guess you can meet someone anywhere.”

CBS 3–08/04/2017

Why You Should Avoid Those Puppy Kisses

Penn Vet Microbiologist Shelley Rankin says what your dog eats and how they greet make their mouths the perfect petri dish for bacteria.


Police: Funeral Home Employee Dumped Casket With Infant’s Remains Inside

The casket with the baby’s organs was discovered on the 3000 block of Clearfield Street on Monday night.


‘Devils Pool’: Swimmers Unfazed By Diving Into Treated Waste Water

Wissahickon Valley Park is a place of tranquility, peace and relaxation. But there is a popular pocket of the park known as Devil’s Pool, where anything goes.


South Philly Residents Wake Up To Graffiti On Homes, Sidewalks

‘Kill A Cop, Save A Life’ Graffiti Tagged Onto Philly Building

Residents in South Philadelphia had a rude awakening Wednesday morning after finding graffiti sprayed on homes and sidewalks. 


Vandals Target Delco Youth Football Team

Thursday, June 22 was supposed to be a day of practice at Jack’s Park.


New Snapchat Feature Is Raising Safety Concerns

The popular social networking app Snapchat has a new feature that allows certain users to track down your exact location.


Police Recount Rescuing Deer From River

Philadelphia police officers had an unusual rescue Thursday night. 


Seth Williams

Prosecution Paints Seth Williams As Person Unable To Pay For His Extravagant Lifestyle

The prosecution, led by a team of three assistant U.S. attorneys, has laid out five separate so-called schemes they allege Williams committed.


Robocalls On The Rise: More Than 45.9 Million Calls Made In May

Robocalls used to be a hassle on your landlines. Now, many of us have received robocalls on our cell phones.


‘Flat Earth’ Billboard Turning Heads On The Schuylkill

A billboard on the Schuylkill Expressway eastbound is turning drivers’ heads. Sandwiched between two insurance ads, the billboard reads “Research Flat Earth.”


Philly Reporter Arrested After Video Captures Tirade Against Officer

Video of a 28-year-old Philadelphia reporter unleashing a barrage of insults toward a Philadelphia Police Officer has gone viral.


Councilman David Oh recovering in the hospital

‘You Stabbed Me’: Councilman Oh Recounts Moment He Was Attacked

 City Councilman David Oh is recovering on Thursday after he was stabbed during a robbery on Wednesday night.


Tiger Woods Blames Medications For His Arrest On DUI Charge

Tiger Woods attributed an “unexpected reaction” to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail.

CBS 3–05/29/2017

Mary Lee The Shark Headed To New Jersey For Memorial Day Weekend

Great White Shark Mary Lee is celebrating the Memorial Day Weekend off the coast of New Jersey.


Top 5 Biggest Cities In America: Philly Slips In The Ranking

Philly is no longer one of the top 5 biggest cities in America, we’re now sixth, having been surpassed by Phoenix.


What’s That Strange 40-Foot Structure Along The Schuylkill River?

For the past three days, a strange 40-foot structure has been taking shape along the Schuylkill River, and many are asking, ‘What is it?’


Philly Neighborhood Tops Most Affordable Retail Corridor In US List

One of Philadelphia’s up-and-coming neighborhoods is getting national attention.


‘Alien Yoga’ Could Help With Digestion

It’s being dubbed “alien yoga,” and video posted to social media sites shows people performing abdominal contorting moves.


Wildwood Mulling Over Boardwalk Smoking Ban

Smoking on the Wildwoods Boardwalk could soon be banned.


William Penn Statue

Philly’s William Penn Statue Getting A Six-Week Cleaning

Philadelphia’s William Penn Statue is getting a much needed cleaning.


Airline Passenger Satisfaction Keeps Improving Despite Recent Incidents: Study

A new independent survey shows passenger satisfaction is at an all-time high.


Mother’s Day Breakdown: Spa Day Beats Out Jewelry, New Survey Reveals

Mother’s day is less than a week away, but do you know what mom really wants?


Cheltenham High School fight

Police: Teacher Hospitalized Following Brawl Involving Four High School Students

The fight was just one of two violent episodes at the Cheltenham High School on Wednesday.


Is Lew Blum The Most Hated Man In Philadelphia?

If you live in Philadelphia, or have driven in or around the city, you many know his name, but you may never have seen his face.



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