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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Investigation Begins Into Collapse That Trapped Worker For Hours

A construction worker was trapped when a house collapsed on top of him. Now investigators are looking into what caused that three-story home to come caving in.

09/30/2014

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Man Buried In Debris Rescued From Building On S. Paca

Trapped for hours below the rubble! A construction worker was pinned when a house collapsed right on top of him. It happened Monday afternoon in south Baltimore.

09/29/2014

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Chicago Airport Incident Causing Backups At BWI Marshall

Air traffic is slowly moving again in Chicago’s airspace after a fire at a nearby radar facility forced the FAA to order ground stops.

09/26/2014

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Former OBGYN Patients Say $190M Hopkins Settlement Doesn’t Pay For Emotional Scars

Johns Hopkins has reached a $190 million settlement with the victims of Dr. Nikita Levy– who was caught secretly videotaping his patients.

09/26/2014

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New FBI Study Shows Number Of Active Shooter Incidents On The Rise

From the Columbia mall shooting to the tragedy at the Washington Navy Yard, we’ve seen the devastation of active shooter incidents.

09/25/2014

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First Case Of Enterovirus Confirmed In Maryland

It’s a dangerous virus striking children in more than half the country. Now Enterovirus D-68 has arrived here in Maryland. The CDC has confirmed the first case here in the state.

09/25/2014

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Montgomery Co. Grounds Firefighters’ Plan To Use Drones

Drone debate. Montgomery County firefighters say the unmanned flying devices could help them save lives—but some county leaders say the benefits don’t outweigh privacy concerns.

09/23/2014

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Baltimore Councilmembers Take A Look At Body Cameras

Shocking video of a Baltimore City police officer punching a man in the street may mean big changes for the department. Monday night, the City Council introduced a bill requiring all police officers to wear body cameras. Some say it can’t come quickly enough.

09/22/2014

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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.

09/19/2014

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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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