Saturday, July 09, 2016


News Links, July 9, 2016

## Global Ponzi meltdown/House of Cards/global cooling/deflationary collapse ##
World's biggest iron ore exporter cuts 2016, 2017 price forecasts
Europe's 'next domino to fall' is teetering: Strategist (Italy)
Italy State Intervention on Banks May Be Needed, Visco Says
WTO's new trade index suggests sluggish third quarter world trade growth
China Said to Consider Aid Package for Struggling State Firms
World faces deflation shock as China devalues yuan at accelerating pace
Japan's key bond yield hits record-low minus 0.300%
Eletrobras may never pay some Petrobras debts -official
A Precarious State
Demand for junk bonds is going up exponentially
Europe is full …of empty houses

## Cut, baby, cut! ##
Australia cuts 2016, 2017 iron ore price forecasts

## War on cash/cashless society ##
Bank of Tokyo M'bishi to invest in U.S. bitcoin exchange Coinbase

## Airline death spiral ##
Airline Stocks: A Bizarre Situation
Abusive and Threatening Passenger Causes Divert
The TSA's plan to keep US airport security lines moving consists of more tech, fewer humans
Plane evacuated after security threat at Berlin airport
Pandemonium as careless security officer injures three at Lagos Airport

## Fault lines/flashpoints/powder kegs/military/war drums ##
The United States and NATO Are Preparing for a Major War With Russia
US Jets Diverted to Iraq, Abandoning Syrian Rebels
Dutch far-right MP to push 'Nexit' despite Brexit woes
THAAD To Officially Deploy To South Korea
As Baghdad Protests Mount, Attack on Shiite Shrine Kills 26
UK foreign secretary: US decision on Iraqi army led to rise of Isis
Japan's Abe Angling for War with China? Could the US be Drawn In?
Japan, US conduct RIMPAC joint landing drill

## UAVs ##
'Neuron' Combat Drone Completes First Sea Trials
Pentagon Needs More Money To Counter Islamic State Drones
Armed Drones: President Obama's Favorite Weapon (infographic)

## Global unrest/mob rule/angry people/torches and pitchforks ##
Protests spread to cities nationwide over this week's police shootings
5 Dallas police officers killed, more wounded at protest march

## Energy/resources ##
Alpha Natural Resources bankruptcy plan gets court approval
NYC cracks down on 'air conditioning the sidewalk'
Cheap Gas' Latest Victim is Fuel Economy
University of Cincinnati Retracts Fracking Study
Militants blow up oil pipelines in Nigeria's southern Niger Delta
Oil products fill storage tanks and cast doubt over crude demand

## Environment/health ##
US Zika Infections During Pregnancy Climbs to 320, CDC Says
Zika-Infected Elderly Patient Dies in US, Cause of Death Not Yet Determined
Florida's Toxic Algae Blooms Are Visible From Space
After decades of clean up attempts, world's lakes still suffer from phosphorus pollution
HPV-Related Cancers an 'Epidemic' in Men, Report Finds
DuPont must pay extra $500,000 in lawsuit over Teflon-making chemical

## Intelligence/security/internet/cyberwar ##
The US State Department is reopening its probe into Hillary Clinton's emails
GOP to Clinton: Email investigations will go on
Despite FBI findings, experts say Clinton's email likely hacked
Hillary Clinton's email problems might be even worse than we thought
Hillary Clinton: Survival Of The (Morally) Unfittest
Donald Trump Says He'll Protect Constitution's 'Article XII'
After the Election, Things Will Get Worse — Clinton vs. Trump the ultimate political race to the bottom
Faced with Trump and Clinton, Americans yearn for third choice: Reuters/Ipso

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