World News Round Up - 1-10-13
World News Round Up
January 10, 2013
Australia on Fire
Wildfires are raging across Australia as the continent experiences a blistering heat wave. More details, LINK HERE.
Snow in Damascus
Venezuela's Prez Near Death?
Passing Could Set-off Shock Waves
Various media reports indicate Venezuela's socialist President Hugo Chavez is near death. In such an event, his passing could set-off shock waves across Latin America. More details, LINK HERE.
Meanwhile, Chavez was supposed to be inaugurated for another term of office, but due to his health the Venezuelan Courts have ruled a delay in the inauguration is acceptable. For details, LINK HERE.
Drought Lingers Over USA
As Winter Wheat Crop Withers
Obama Supporters Shocked, Angry
At President's New Tax Increases on All
President Obama's base of support from loyalists began shrinking after the New Year when workers found out that their own paychecks will shrink. They're finding out that Obama's tax hike policy was not simply for the filthy rich anymore. The erosion of Obama's political base will likely shrink further as the year continues and the new Obama healthcare program produces higher costs and unexpected nasty side effects. More details, LINK HERE.
Obama Plans Broad Gun Control Measures
USA Hit by Widespread Flu Outbreak
China Has Coldest Winter in Decades
Ships Frozen in Ice
Alaska: 7.5 Mag Earthquake