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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Local First Responders Prepare As Ebola Fears Spread Across U.S.

Ebola fears in the United States have put first responders on alert.

10/09/2014

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US Officials Enhance Ebola Screenings At Dulles, Other Airports

The first known fatal victim of Ebola traveled through Dulles Airport on his way to Texas. Now US officials are enhancing Ebola screenings at certain airports.

10/08/2014

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Parents Shocked After Heroin Found At Children’s Daycare

Heroin found at a children’s daycare. The deadly drug was brought to the center by a four-year-old girl—who handed it out to classmates. It was discovered by daycare workers.

10/07/2014

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Ebola Scare Affects Some BWI Passengers Monday

It’s the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, killing more than 3,400 people in West Africa. Now President Barack Obama is trying to reassure Americans steps are being taken to prevent any spread here. This as an Ebola scare affects some passengers at BWI.

10/06/2014

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Report: Ebola Patient May Have Flown Through Dulles

Doctors in Texas are now treating a patient with the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States. Now there’s word that the patient may have flown through a local airport.

10/01/2014

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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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