Greg Argos joined CBS 3’s Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter in August, 2015.
He hit the ground running, covering Pope Francis’ historic 2015 visit to Philadelphia. Argos has also covered both Bill Cosby sex assault trials. He was on the ground during the Pulse Nightclub Shooting in Orlando reporting for CBS3 and other affiliates.
Currently, you can find him reporting weeknights on the 11 p.m. newscast.
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 six regional Emmy Awards and three Associated Press Awards for his reporting, including two for his work in Philadelphia. 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.
Argos lives in South Philadelphia with his wife, Alexandra. She’s a fellow reporter. They keep busy chasing their toddler, Theo, around the house.