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.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio rides subway to promote congestion pricing
The mayor rode from City Hall to Harlem aboard the 4 and 6 trains while talking to riders about controversial proposal to charge drivers entering the most congested parts of the city.
HUD executive Lynne Patton tours apartments at NYCHA complex in Brooklyn
Lynne Patton, the regional administrator for New York and New Jersey, is at the Fenimore-Lefferts Houses with volunteer resident hosts. And on Tuesday, she toured distressed apartments in need of immediate repair.
HUD executive Lynne Patton tours apartments at the Queensbridge Houses
HUD executive Lynne Patton is in a third week of a month-long stay in various public housing developments around the city.
NYPD statistics: Crime down overall, but murders and rapes up in 2019
Crime overall is down 8.6% so far this year, but murders are up from 38 for the first two months of 2018 to 52 in 2019, a 37% increase.