Meghan McCorkell

McCorkel Meghan 175x131 (2)Meghan McCorkell joined the Eyewitness News team in July 2011 as a General Assignment Reporter.

She came to Baltimore from Columbus, Ohio where she spent nearly three years at WSYX/WTTE.  While there, she traveled to Haiti to cover relief efforts on the year anniversary of the devastating earthquake.  She was also recognized by the Associated Press for excellence in Feature Reporting.

Prior to moving to Buckeye nation, Meghan worked as the Washington Correspondent for Sinclair Broadcast Group, covering Capitol Hill and the White House.  She started behind the scenes before stepping in front of the camera.  As a Producer at WJLA in Washington, D.C. she won an Emmy Award for her coverage of President Gerald Ford’s funeral.  She was also nominated for an Emmy while working as a Producer at WTTG.  She started her career moving up the ranks at NewsChannel 8.

A native of the Jersey Shore, Meghan is happy to be back on the East Coast.

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Ravens Fans Reacting To News Ray Rice Suspension Lifted

Ravens fans are reacting to the news that Rice’s suspension is now lifted.

2 hours ago

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Festival Of Trees Is Back In Town

It’s a holiday tradition 25 years old. The Festival of Trees opens at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium. Thousands of people are expected to show up. It’s all to support Kennedy Krieger.

7 hours ago

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Last-Minute Travelers Happy They Adjusted Plans

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel weekends across the country. And with snow Wednesday, a lot of people adjusted their travel plans and then hit the roads Thursday.

11/27/2014

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Winter Weather Caused Thanksgiving Travel Delays

The weather impacted the hundreds of thousands of Marylanders trying to travel to their Thanksgiving destination.

11/26/2014

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Black Friday Deals Extended To Multiple Days

The holidays are known as the busiest times of the year for retailers. As Meghan McCorkell reports, why Black Friday is no longer a one day event of savings.

11/25/2014

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Governor May Commute Last 4 Death Row Sentences

There are reports that Governor Martin O’Malley is considering commuting death sentences for Maryland’s four death row inmates. The governor has reached out to victims’ family members in the cases. Some are begging him to leave the convicted killers on death row.

11/24/2014

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Md. Army Reservists Deploying To West Africa To Assist In Ebola Efforts

Helping in the fight against Ebola. More than 100 Maryland Army reservists are heading to West Africa–where more than 5000 people have died from the disease.

11/21/2014

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Baltimore Fire Lieutenant Who Died In Line Of Duty Honored

Fallen hero, laid to rest. Firefighters from across the country turn out to honor Baltimore fire lieutenant James Bethea, who died in the line of duty earlier this month.

11/20/2014

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Man Arrested In Road Rage Incident

A terrifying case of road rage in Harford County. A man survives after police say another driver hit him with his car and dragged him 50 feet across a parking lot.

11/19/2014

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Internet Safety For Teens In Spotlight After Girl’s Alleged Kidnapping

Disturbing new details about the abduction of a Baltimore County girl. The man accused of kidnapping the 12-year-old is now facing federal charges as a search warrant reveals what led authorities to him.

11/18/2014

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Study Calls For Warnings On Energy Drinks After Kids Get Sick

Tremors, seizures and heart issues—all symptoms of thousands of children sickened by energy drinks. That’s according to a new study from the American Heart Association. Now researchers are calling for stricter health warnings.

11/17/2014

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Missing 12-Year-Old Baltimore County Girl Found Safe In N.C.

A missing 12-year-old girl has been found safe.

11/14/2014

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