He has worked as Eyewitness News' lead reporter in every political convention since 2000 and has traveled extensively for ABC7, from covering the war in Iraq to Governor Andrew Cuomo's recent visit to Israel.
Before joining us Evans worked at WFAA-TV, the ABC station in Dallas. There he covered issues as varied as the American intervention in Haiti and the war in El Salvador.
Evans is graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. He has won numerous awards including the DuPont-Columbia award for team coverage of the World Trade Center attacks. He has also been awarded the Associated Press Best Reporter in Texas as well as two Dallas Katie awards for his government reporting.
Evans has competed in many triathlons and marathons, is an avid cook and gardener, and, to the aggravation of many, still roots for his Dallas Cowboys.
For example if you ride your bike against traffic, stay in a park after it closes, or litter, it's no longer a crime.
It may only be spring, but for parents of children going to Pre-K this fall in New York City, the application process is well underway.
New York City's conflicts of interest board ruled that donations to help the mayor pay his legal fees for a federal corruption investigation are limited to just $50 a person.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Schools chancellor are trying to reassure parents worried about the crackdown on undocumented immigrants.
The governor and religious leaders gathered Thursday because of an uptick in disturbing things like anti-Semitic graffiti on a subway map, a bomb threat at the Anti-Defamation League headquarters Wednesday, and tombstones tipped over in a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis.