DoomsDay Headlines 1-16-2014: NSA, China, Pelicans Starving, Bunkers, Nuclear, FEMA, Radiation, Asset Bubble, OamaCare, Nuclear Attack, Economy, HAARP

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Wildfire near Los Angeles: Emergency declared 

Arson investigators were at the scene of a wildfire near Los Angeles that exploded in size Thursday to more than 1,700 acres and destroyed at least two homes, authorities said.,0,5340676.story#axzz2qaXUnwTd

Hackers: still riddled with security issues 

Cybersecurity researchers slammed's security during a House hearing on Thursday, saying the site is still riddled with problems that could put consumers' sensitive health details at risk.

NSA collects millions of text messages daily in 'untargeted' global sweep 

The National Security Agency has collected almost 200 million text messages a day from across the globe, using them to extract data including location, contact networks and credit card details, according to top-secret documents.

China’s Treasury Holdings Climb to Record

China’s holdings of U.S. Treasuries increased $12.2 billion to a record $1.317 trillion in November, data released on the Treasury Department’s website showed. 

Chinese Defense Ministry Confirms Hypersonic Missile Test

China’s Defense Ministry on Wednesday confirmed that weapons designers recently conducted the first test of an ultra-high speed missile vehicle considered cutting edge military technology.

Young Pelicans Found Starving In Florida

TAVERNIER (CBSMiami) – Dozens of young pelicans in the Florida Keys have been found starving and The Florida Keys Wild Bird Center has stepped in to help. 

Why Are So Many Wealthy People Building Futuristic High Tech Security Bunkers? 

The wealthy are spending more to protect themselves from all the rest of us than ever before. So why are they so concerned about the future? Do they know something that the rest of us don’t?

Was $29.90 Now $11.70 

Let’s blow all Iran nuclear sites up: US lawmaker

 “[Iran has] to open [nuclear facilities] up to the IAEA and to US inspectors and we’ve got to make sure you’ve gotten rid of everything. Otherwise, let’s blow them all up, all the sites up, until we’re satisfied we’ve eliminated them as a threat,” Gohmert said in an interview on Monday.

FEMA Seeking Contractors Who Can Supply With 24-48 Hours Notice

FEMA is seeking contractors who can supply medical biohazard disposal capabilities and 40 yard dumpsters to 1,000 tent hospitals across the United States; all required on 24-48 hour notice. Issued on January 10th, you can see the request here. The request comes on the heels of other requests that the medical supply industry has received recently.

Discovery Channel: Stop Worrying About Fukushima Radiation! 

The Discovery Channel has posted a YouTube video urging its viewers to ignore “trolls” and “fearmongerers” and stop worrying about Fukushima radiation. 

China Mobilizes 100,000 Troops

In what PLA sources are describing as an unusually high figure, China has mobilized 100,000 troops to take part in a border exercise as part of preparations for a Korean Peninsula crisis. 

Faber: We Are in a Gigantic Financial Asset Bubble

Jan.14 (Bloomberg) --- Marc Faber Ltd. Managing Director & Founder Marc Faber gives his bold predictions for 2014 with Trish Regan and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." 

In Illinois, gun permit applications outpace ObamaCare sign-ups

In two weeks, nearly 22,000 Illinois residents have applied online for a permit to carry a gun, according to the State Police. About 61,000 have selected an insurance plan through the state’s Obamacare website, according to numbers from the state.

How To Survive A Nuclear Attack

The first moments following a nuclear attack are crucial. If you’re right in line of the blast, well … you’re pretty much toast. For people out of the initial blast’s way, but still subjected to lethal fallout, making the right steps can mean the difference between life and death.

6 Of The Most Fascinating Charts You Will Ever See

On the heels of continued volatile trading in global markets to start 2014, today a man out of Europe who has been extremely accurate with his calls on the gold market sent King World News a fantastic piece which includes 6 of the most fascinating charts you will ever see.

Vast Stretches Of Impoverished Appalachia Look Like They Have Been Through A War

 If you want to get an idea of where the rest of America is heading, just take a trip through the western half of West Virginia and the eastern half of Kentucky some time. Once you leave the main highways, you will rapidly encounter poverty on a level that is absolutely staggering. 

HAARP Status North America

Last Detected Longwave Data 

Macy's, JCPenney Fires 2000, Closes 33 Stores

A week ago, Macy's fired 2500 and announced the closure of five stores. Moments ago, the company which we have been warning since late 2012 is a melting ice cube that ends in bankruptcy, JCPenney, which a week ago provided the following glib summary "JCPenney reported today that the Company is pleased with its performance for the holiday period", turns out was merely joking and just echoed the Macy's sentiment, announcing the termination of some 2,000 jobs and the closure of 33 stores.