DoomsDay Headlines 1-19-2014: China Default, Iran Bomb, Terror Plot, Water Supply, Malware, Guns, Voter Fraud, Space Junk, H5N1, Mecca, Marina Mystery

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Mega Default In China Scheduled For January 31 On Friday 

Chinese state media reported that China Credit Trust Co. warned investors that they may not be repaid when one of its wealth management products matures on January 31, the first day of the Year of the Horse.

Iran '2 to 3 weeks' from nuclear bomb 

If Iran breaks its deal with the West tomorrow, the country would be only two to three weeks away from producing enough highly enriched uranium to assemble a nuclear weapon, according to Olli Heinonen, former deputy director of the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Terror 'Surprise' for Sochi Olympics? 

Purported Suicide Bombers' New Threat Citing a new "surprise package" for Russia and Olympic spectators, Islamist militants in the North Caucasus =Sunday launched a new threat to the Sochi Olympics with a purported "martyrdom" video by two suicide bombers who attacked a transit hub 400 miles away.


Media blackout: Muslim man found stuck in pipe 

On Friday, when workers arrived at the water treatment facility in Manapalan, they "heard cries for help" and discovered a man lodged inside a 20-inch pipe outside of a storage tank. The facility, which is operated by United Water, supplies drinking water to about 40,000 customers. 


Russian teen created BlackPOS malware used to hack Target

Security firm IntelCrawler posted that the teen sold the software responsible for breaching security at the retailers and affecting as many as 110 million Target customers alone.

Gun owners beware

Man pulled over, harassed for having permit but no gun Those who support the Second Amendment rights often get harassed — even when they’re not exercising those rights. It happened to a Tampa-area businessman recently, and it wasn’t pretty.

Major City Finds Voter Fraud

Refers Employees Who Discovered it for Possible Prosecution In light of continuing propaganda by various scalawags that "voter fraud doesn't exist," and in service to that nonsense and the left-wing cheering the for-now-at-least court decision Friday striking down Voter ID in Pennsylvania, it might be useful to visit reality. 

Japan to test ‘magnetic net’ that can fish out floating space junk

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Jaxa) is teaming up with a company that manufactures fishing equipment to create a net that will sweep the heavens of the man-made debris orbiting our planet. The first test of the equipment is scheduled to start in late February, when a rocket will be launched and a satellite developed by researchers at Kagawa University will be deployed.

 S. Korea slaughters poultry amid H5N1 bird flu scare, 24 farms under quarantine 

South Korea started culling thousands of poultry after a preliminary test indicated the first possible outbreak of bird flu since 2011, officials said. Outbreak reported in China. 

Putin Vows To Nuke Mecca 

A rumor, or conspiracy, circulated for many years as to why Osama Bin Laden was never able to pull off another terrorist attack inside of the U.S. after 9/11. According to the rumor, or conspiracy, which ever title you prefer, former U.S. President George W. Bush had somehow gotten in contact with Bin Laden, personally, and warned him that if there was one more attack on U.S. soil, that he would nuke Mecca. Be it true or not, if it did happen, the method was affective.

Up to 100,000 dead fish in Nevada marina a mystery 

State wildlife officials are trying to figure out why all the fish have died in a northern Nevada marina where the stocked fishery has flourished since the man-made lake was created nearly 15 years ago.