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.


35K Petitioners Calling For Mayor To Fire Housing Commissioner

A sex for repairs scandal rocks Baltimore City public housing. Now calls are growing louder for the mayor to fire the housing commissioner.

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Md. Congressman Goes Head-To-Head With Former Pharmaceuticals CEO

Congressman Elijah Cummings says stopping prescription price gouging has been his number one priority for years and today he came face-to-face with the poster boy for those businesses in a contentious hearing on Capitol Hill.


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With President’s Visit Comes Stepped Up Security

President Obama visits Baltimore County, delivering a landmark speech on Islam.



Viral Video Sparks Student Walkouts In Howard County

A viral video allegedly showing a Howard County student on a racist rant. Now students at Mount Hebron high school in Ellicott City are taking a stand.



Congressman Cummings Has Hours To Decide Whether To Run For Senate

Will he or won’t he? A high stakes political waiting game is underway involving whether Congressman Elijah Cummings will give up his Congressional seat to run for Senate. He’s got just 48 hours to make up his mind.


PARIS, FRANCE - DECEMBER 01: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference at the OECD Conference Centre before leaving the Conference On Climate Change COP21 on December 1, 2015 in Paris, France. Obama spoke about the economic impact of global warming and security risks before flying back to Washington.

Obama, Biden Speak To House Democrats In Baltimore Thursday

The commander-in-chief pays of visit to Baltimore.


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Bruce Springsteen Coming To Baltimore

The Boss is coming to Baltimore. Bruce Springsteen has announced he’ll play Royal Farms Arena in April. That has music lovers and downtown business owners excited.


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Historic Storm Will Come With Historic Price Tag

The historic storm will come with an historic price tag, as massive cleanup efforts continue.



5 Rowhomes Involved In S.E. Baltimore Fire; Snow A Factor

A fire quickly spreads to several homes in Southeast Baltimore. The snow–a big factor.


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Days After Storm, Some City Streets Yet To See A Plow

Marylanders are digging out from under a record blizzard. It could take several days to fully recover from the massive winter storm.


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Several Buildings Across Md. Collapse Under Weight Of Snow

The snow is causing even more problems. The weight of it just too much for some buildings, causing multiple collapses across the region.


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Baltimore Mayoral Candidates Release Fundraising Dollars

The numbers are in for the race for City Hall. The candidates vying for the mayor’s job have released their fundraising dollars.



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