Matt Yurus Biography and Wiki
Matt Yurus is an American journalist who works as an anchor and reporter for Channel 12 News. Before joining Channel 12 News, Yurus was a digital anchor at CBS and also worked as an anchor and reporter for KTVT, an affiliate of CBS Station Group.
Matt Yurus Age and Birthday
Matt was born and raised in the United States of America, he is of American nationality. Details regarding his birth date have not been revealed to the public. This section shall be updated soon.
Matt Yurus Height and Weight
Yurus is a man of average build. Unfortunately, he has not revealed his actual height and weight to the public. This section is under research and information shall be provided soon.
Matt Yurus Wife, Spouse, Married, Children
Yurus is a simple man and has not shared information regarding his relationship status to the public. He prefers keeping this side of his life away from the eyes of the public. It is also not known if he has any children. We are keeping tabs and shall update this section once information is out.
Matt Yurus Salary and Net Worth
Yurus is one of the top journalists at 12 News. Therefore, his salary ranges between $20,000 to $100,000 annually. Unfortunately, he has not revealed details regarding his assets, making it hard to determine his actual net worth.
Matt Yurus Education
Matt received his education from Middle Tennessee State University. He then studied at George Mason University School of Law. From there, he earned his Masters of Science Degree in Journalism at Medill School of Journalism in Northwestern University. On top of that, Matt excelled in the New York Bar exam.
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Matt worked as a News Reporting intern at POLITICO, Arlington, Virginia from April to June 2015. On top of that, he Co-authored and contributed to POLITICO Influence, a daily newsletter; reported on trade, cybersecurity, Export-Import Bank.
In addition, he served as a politics, legal, and national security reporter for Medill Reports, Chicago, Illinois; Washington, DC from January 2014 to August 2015. At Medill, he published video and print stories for outlets such as VICE News, WBKN-TV (CBS), Military Times, UPI, and also reported from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on an alleged terrorist’s military trial for Military Times.
He was a freelance writer for Vice News, Washington, DC from September to December 2015. There, he wrote articles on politics and policy, including the Iran nuclear deal and the Department of Defense’s budget.
He was a White House Pool Reporter for Reuters, Washington, DC from September to December 2015. There, Yurus reported on and traveled with President Barack Obama and his motorcade.
From December 2015 to July 2017, Yurus was a field producer, MMJ, and general assignment reporter for WUSA9 (CBS affiliate), Washington, DC. At WUSA9, he pitched, reported, recorded, edited, and produced myriad stories for 5, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. newscasts. He also reported breaking news, enterprise, and political stories, including the 2016 presidential race. Yurus joined the CBS Television Stations Division, Dallas, Texas in August 2017. He serves as a reporter and anchor for CBS 11 News. He is also a digital anchor for CBS Local News, anchoring breaking news and enterprising stories for all CBS O&O.