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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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Case Of Md. Man Jailed In Cuba Back In U.S. Court

An attorney for a Maryland man who has spent over four years imprisoned in Cuba will argue before a federal appeals court that he should be allowed to sue the U.S. government over his imprisonment.

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BGF Defendants Will Only Learn Witnesses 1 Week Ahead Of Trial

A move to protect witnesses testifying against alleged members of the Black Guerrilla Family. A city judge has granted an unusual protection order.

09/18/2014

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We Won’t Stop: Birdland Still Celebrating After O’s Clinch A.L. East

The magic continues! Orioles fans are still flying high after the team clinched the AL East championship Tuesday night. Wednesday night, the champions took the field for the first time in front of their home crowd.

09/17/2014

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U.S. Troops Head To Africa To Combat Ebola

Ebola continues to spread out of control. Now President Barack Obama says the US will respond to the crisis in West Africa where thousands have died.

09/16/2014

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Howard County Holds Unity Rally After Confederate Flag Controversy

Confederate flag controversy. A community rallies together after students were disciplined for carrying the controversial symbol at school events.

09/15/2014

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Students Disciplined After Bringing Confederate Flags To School

Students at a Howard County high school were disciplined for displaying a controversial symbol twice during school events.

09/11/2014

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Obama Outlines Plan To Defeat Islamic State

President Barack H. Obama announced Wednesday evening that the U.S. will lead a broad coalition going after ISIS, a group the CIA director calls “evil incarnate.”

09/10/2014

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Maryland Would Play Major Role In Washington 2024 Olympics Bid

A new push to bring the summer Olympics to the Washington, D.C.-Baltimore region is moving forward. The region is one of four U.S. cities being considered by the Olympic Committee.

09/05/2014

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Md. Hospital Part Of Group Attempting To Create Ebola Vaccine

A third U.S. doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia will be treated at a special hospital in Nebraska. More than 1,900 people have died in the outbreak in West Africa.

09/04/2014

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Ray Lewis Statue To Be Unveiled Thursday

Excitement is building. Thursday morning, a new statue will unveiled featuring a Baltimore legend. The Ray Lewis statue will stand outside M&T Bank Stadium and what it looks like is still a mystery.

09/03/2014

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Policy Changes Recommended 6 Months After Relisha Rudd’s Disappearance

Vanished without a trace. More than six months ago, eight-year-old Relisha Rudd disappeared. Now authorities have released a review of the actions taken during the child’s disappearance.

09/02/2014

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Orioles Fans Firing Back After Adam Jones ‘Airport’ Comment

Backlash in Birdland. Orioles fans are firing back at All Star Adam Jones for comments he made during a fan meet-and-greet.

08/29/2014

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