Greg Argos

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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.

Lantern Fly

Big Concerns ‘Lanternfly’ Could Damage Some Pennsylvania Exports

At full size, the lanternfly, or the Lycorma delicatula, are a little longer than two inches with their wings fully spread.

07/12/2018

Man, Woman Found Dead Inside Burning Row Home In North Philadelphia

Arson investigators are on the scene of a row home fire in North Philadelphia after a man and a woman were found dead inside overnight.

CBS 3–07/11/2018

Boxing Legend Bernard Hopkins Delivers Message Of Hope To At-Risk Students

A world famous boxer revisited Glen Mills Schools on Tuesday.

CBS 3–07/10/2018

Police: 18 Suffer Minor Injuries In School Bus Accident In Cherry Hill

The accident happened on the southbound side near Haddonfield-Berlin Road.

CBS 3–06/29/2018

Bucks County DA: Suspect Charged With Weapons Of Mass Destruction In Connection To Mysterious Explosions

Authorities say more than 20 explosions during the early-morning hours are the reason for the booms happening in Bucks and Lehigh Counties since April 2.

CBS 3–06/28/2018

AFL-CIO, Kenney Decry Supreme Court Ruling On Union Fees

Mayor Jim Kenney, other elected officials and the Philadelphia chapter of AFL-CIO held a rally in the city on Wednesday afternoon following the Supreme Court’s ruling against unions.

CBS 3–06/27/2018

‘My Heart Is Gone’: Mother Speaks Out After Son Is Killed In Hit-And-Run

Authorities have named a person of interest in a hit-and-run that claimed the life of a 5-year-old boy last week. 

CBS 3–06/26/2018

Suspects Carlton Hipps and Ramone Williams Expected To Plead Guilty In Philadelphia Police Sgt. Robert Wilson III's Death

‘I’m Disgusted’: Family Of Murdered Philadelphia Police Sgt. Robert Wilson III Frustrated With Killers’ Plea Deal

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office has taken the death penalty for suspects Carlton Hipps and Ramone Williams off the table in exchange for a plea deal.

CBS 3–06/25/2018

Driver Wanted In Road Rage Crash That Left Man Critically Injured

Philadelphia police are still searching for a driver wanted in an alleged road rage incident that left a man in critical condition on Thursday night.

CBS 3–06/22/2018

Philly Mayor Announces Task Force After Tens Of Millions Of Taxpayer Dollars Goes Missing

Mayor Kenney announces the formation of a task force to oversee the reconciliation of city cash accounts.

CBS 3–06/19/2018

Homeless Advocates Helping Philly’s Most Vulnerable As Temps Soar Into 90s

As summer officially gets underway on June 21, some Philadelphia residents are doing what they can to help the city’s homeless as the mercury continues to rise.

CBS 3–06/18/2018

Philadelphia ‘Rail Park’ Opens To Public

Philadelphia’s newest park opens to the public on Thursday.

CBS 3–06/14/2018

Philadelphia City Controller Releases Scathing Report On Millions Missing From Largest Cash Account

In comparison to the 10 largest U.S. cities, Rhynhart says Philadelphia is dead last in terms of financial problems.

CBS 3–06/12/2018

Police: 3 Men Wanted In South Philadelphia Home Invasion

Police: 3 Suspects Ambush Man At Gunpoint In Frightening South Philadelphia Home Invasion

Police say the 50-year-old homeowner was coming home from work from a West Philadelphia beer distributor when the first gunman pops out of his hiding spot behind a car.

CBS 3–06/07/2018

Sports Betting Gets Underway In Delaware

Legal sports betting is now underway in Delaware.

CBS 3–06/05/2018

Police: Teen In Custody After Student Stabbed Multiple Times Inside Upper Darby High School

Police say a teenager is in custody after an Upper Darby High School student was stabbed multiple times inside the school on Monday morning.

CBS 3–06/04/2018

Philadelphia Clears Several Kensington Homeless Encampments To Tackle City’s Opioid Crisis

It’s part of the city’s response to the opioid crisis, which is especially bad in Kensington.

CBS 3–05/30/2018

Starbucks Closes Over 8,000 Stores For Anti-Bias Training

Coffee giant Starbucks shuttered its doors early on Tuesday for customers but anti-bias training for employees was going on behind the closed doors.

CBS 3–05/29/2018

Why Do Cyclists Keep Dying On Philadelphia Streets?

Since January 2017, at least four bicyclists have died while riding on Philly roads, including an 11-year-old boy.

05/23/2018

City Of Philadelphia Takes On Trump Administration In Court Over Federal Funds For Sanctuary Cities

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross testified in the case, saying his department does not deal with many illegal immigrants.

05/10/2018

Citizens Bank Park

Phillies To Surround Citizens Bank Park With Protective Barrier To Thwart Vehicle Attacks

Those bollards would run every few feet and block potential vehicles from entering the sidewalk that surrounds the stadium.

CBS 3–05/08/2018

Search Continues For Tens Of Millions In Missing Philadelphia Taxpayer Money

Councilman Allan Domb’s mission is to find the money as some $33 million in taxpayer dollars has been misplaced, or even gone missing, from the city’s payroll and general disbursement accounts.

CBS 3–05/07/2018

crews stabilize old city building

Roads Reopen Near Site Of 4-Alarm Apartment Fire In Old City

Another sign that life is returning to normal in the aftermath of a four-alarm fire in Old City.

05/03/2018

No Decision Made Whether Convicted Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal Gets New Trial

Mumia Abu-Jamal was convicted 36 years ago in the 1981 murder of Philadelphia Police Officer Daniel Faulkner.

04/30/2018

Tens Of Millions Of Taxpayer Dollars Missing From Philadelphia’s Largest Cash Account

The City of Philadelphia isn’t sure where $33.3 million went from its largest cash account.

04/27/2018

Suspect In School Attack Plot Waives Right To Hearing In Exchange For Dropped Charge

An Tso Sun of Taiwan is accused of planning an attack on his own high school.

CBS 3–04/25/2018

‘I’ve Been Praying For This’: Fans Overjoyed After Meek Mill’s Prison Release

Dozens gathered outside of the prison in Chester as rapper Meek Mill was released from prison.

04/24/2018

Police: Boy Riding Mini Bike With Father Struck, Killed By Suspected DUI Driver

Police: Boy Riding Mini Bike With Mom’s Boyfriend Struck, Killed By Suspected DUI Driver

A child is dead and his father is fighting for his life after an SUV crashed into their mini bike in West Philadelphia.

CBS 3–04/23/2018

meek mill

Meek Mill ‘Thankful’ After 3 Cases Involving Arresting Officer Dismissed

Meek Mill is speaking out from behind bars after a judge throws out some convictions involving a former police officer who arrested the Philadelphia rapper.

04/20/2018

Starbucks Controversial Arrests

2 Black Men Arrested At Starbucks Get Apology From Philadelphia Police Commissioner, Mayor

Philadelphia’s Police Commissioner Ross apologized to the two men arrested at Starbucks, saying he ‘failed miserably’ in messaging .

CBS 3–04/19/2018

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