Daily Archives: January 5, 2012

Iranian Warships Patrol the Strait of Hormuz.

January 5, 2012 – Iranian Warships Patrol the Strait of Hormuz: Oil Prices Would Skyrocket by as much as 50% in a matter of days, if Iran Closed the Strait of Hormuz. Yesterday, West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil closed at … Continue reading

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Vancouver Island Pounded by Powerful Storm.

January 5, 2012 – Vancouver Island Pounded by Powerful Storm: A powerful storm crawled across Vancouver Island over the past two days, knocking out power to thousands, flooding roads and forcing ferry cancellations. About 6,000 homes were without power and … Continue reading

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