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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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Multiple Cases Of ATM Fraud Reported In Baltimore

Scammers stealing big bucks—and your personal information. Now they’re doing it at your local ATM machines. ATM fraud is soaring across the country—with a recent spate here in Baltimore.



Housing Comm. Meets Tenants Outraged Over Poor Conditions

Demanding answers. Amidst a sex scandal involving maintenance workers and deplorable conditions, the people who live in public housing finally get to meet with the city’s housing chief.


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Calls For Police Reform Grow Louder In Baltimore

In the wake of Freddie Gray’s death, calls for police reform continue to grow louder. On Friday, activists released six recommendations for the department they want city leaders to consider.


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Parents May Have Hard Time Finding Flu Mist For Children

Flu season is now underway, and the push is on to get more children vaccinated against the flu. But parents may have a hard time finding the flu mist for their children.


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Baltimore Co. Man Faces Child Porn, Sexual Abuse Charges

It’s one of the most disturbing child porn cases investigators say they’ve ever seen. Now a Randallstown man is under arrest, accused of victimizing children.


Martin O'Malley, former governor of Maryland and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute conference in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. While next Tuesday's first Democratic presidential debate will probably lack the name-calling and sharp jabs of the Republican face-offs, there's still potential for strong disagreements between the party's leading contenders. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

O’Malley Squares Off With Other Democratic Candidates For President

The Democratic candidates’ first presidential debate wraps up in Las Vegas. It was a make or break moment for Maryland’s former leader Martin O’Malley.



Sports Legends Museum Closing Its Doors After Lease Dispute

Baltimore’s Sports Legends Museum draws tens of thousands of visitors a year, but, no more. The museum is leaving its home at Camden Yards because of a lease dispute with the Maryland Stadium Authority.


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Police: 5 Injured By Knife-Wielding Man Inside Jimmy’s Famous Seafood

Five people are injured by a man with a knife inside a popular Baltimore restaurant early Friday morning.


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Amtrak Threatens Shutdown If Congress Does’t Act

Amtrak is threatening to shut down a large part of its rail system in the next few weeks if Congress doesn’t extend a deadline for certain safety measures.



Local YouTube Star Caleb Logan Brataley Dies Suddenly At 13

A Maryland teenager who was a phenomenon on social media has died. Thirteen-year-old Caleb LeBlanc—who went by Caleb Brataley online—passed away from natural causes last week. His death in Anne Arundel County has made headlines around the world.


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Amtrak Train From Vermont To Baltimore, DC Derails

Seven people have been injured after a train that passes through both Maryland and DC went off the tracks. The Amtrak Vermonter derailed around 10:30 a.m. Monday in Northfield, Vermont. More than 100 people were on board.



1 Killed, 4 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore Shopping Center

A massive manhunt is on for the gunmen who opened fire outside a crowded shopping center in the middle of the afternoon.




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