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Bill at the Water Cube covering the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Bill’s Demo tape – NPR, Fox News Radio, Marketplace, & The World

Bill reporting from Shanghai on American Public Media’s Marketplace and PRI’s  The World

 

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April-May, 2012 Blind Activist Chen Guangcheng Escapes Extra-Legal House Arrest

FOX NEWS RADIO – Knowledge of Chen costs too much in China

A Communist Party member says America is dealing appropriately with the controversy…

….while officially, China’s Foreign Ministry was fuming, saying America was meddling in its affairs

Live on Fox TV with Harris Faulkner, Sunday night, April 29, 2012

 

 

MARYLAND GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY
INKS $40M DEAL IN CHINA WITH TASLY, JUNE 2, 2011
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WAMU, June 2, 2011 – O’Malley Meets With Tasly Group On Economic Trip To Asia SHANGHAI — Gov. Martin O’Malley, who had just begun a 10-day economic mission to Asia, attended the ceremony at the Tasly Group headquarters in Shanghai, China.

What Chinese Drug Company’s Move Could Mean For Md.
SHANGHAI — Maryland’s governor, Martin O’Malley, announced Thursday that a Chinese pharmaceutical company called the Tasly Group is investing $40 million in a new facility in Montgomery County. WAMU’s Rebecca Blatt spoke with Bill Marcus, a freelance reporter covering the announcement in Shanghai, about its significance.

 

2011 Japan EarthquakeMarch 12 — March 19

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A family evacuates Ishinomaki

With communications severed Japan broadcasts the names of the dead

Emergency vehicles converge on hard-hit Japanese town

Japanese say they are not afraid because they believe their government

 

NORTH KOREA ATTACKS YEONPYEONG ISLAND, OCTOBER 23, 2010

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FOX NEWS RADIO – North Korea Attacks!

On October 23, 2010 North Korea sent 170 artillery missiles across its maritime border killing four South Koreans including two civilians, injuring 19, and causing widespread panic, fear and damage.  Details here.

Bill was in nearby Inchon lecturing when the attack occurred. Bill Marcus live 2-way on Armstrong and Getty show, November 23, 2010 10:26AM  (starts at 2:30)

JUNE 25, 2010 Commemoration of the start of the Korean War, 50 years earlier

Fox News Radio, Selected Reports:

Friday, June 25, 2010: Fox News Radio goes to DMZ for the day

Friday, June 25, 2010: Korean kids couldn’t care less about the war

Friday, June 25, 2010:South Korea marks 60 years after Pyongyang attacked

Friday, June 25, 2010: Jerry West goes to Korea

Friday, June 25, 2010: McChrystal versus MacArthur

Friday, June 25, 2010: North Korea remembers

Friday, June 25, 2010: June 25, 1950 remembered at a ceremony in South Korea

 

 

2008 Beijing Olympics, China, Fox News Radio, Selected Reports:

Saturday, July 19, 2008: Equestrian preparations in Hong Kong

Friday, July 25, 2008:  Olympic security…bags checked at Shanghai subway

Tuesday, July 29, 2008: Amnesty International blasts Olympic’s impact on human rights

Friday, August 1, 2008: Censorship relaxed at Olympics

Tuesday, August 5, 2008: Chinese bloggers, USOC, react to athletes who wore air masks

Thursday, August 7, 2008: Torch relay wraps up
Friday, August 8, 2008: Games begin, Chinese who work at MPC go nuts
Saturday, August 9, 2008: Marcus live at 6AM on Beijing attack
Monday, August 11, 2008: Olympic PM Update
Thursday, August 14, 2008:  Chinese struggle with international press
Saturday, August 16, 2008: Olympic spectators react to Michael Phelps
Saturday, August 16, 2008: Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world
Tuesday, August 19, 2008: China-US Olympic baseball game nearly clears both benches
Saturday August 23, 2008: Cuban boxer attacks Swedish referee
Saturday, August 23, 2008: US State Department pleas for release of US protesters
Sunday, August 24, 2008: Matt Mitchem dissed by NBC

 

Fred Dicker show on Talk 1300

 

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, February 3, 2009
Motorists Ride Out Recession In Clunkers
WESTCHESTER, NY — Recession-squeezed car owners in Westchester County, New York, are spending more on car repairs. Mechanics say business is booming, but they report some car owners are making penny-wise but pound-foolish decisions in a misguided effort to save money.


 

CHINA BANS LADY GAGA

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CHINA BANS LADY GAGA, Fox News Radio, August 25, 2011 – China’s Ministry of Culture bans Lady Gaga and the Backstreet Boys. Officials say they among those artists who threaten the nation’s cultural security. Listen here.