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Red tide is plaguing beaches on both of Florida's coasts

Red tide is plaguing beaches on both of Florida's coasts

Technology
Many of Florida's famous beaches were empty Thursday because of a red tide outbreak that for the first time in decades is plaguing both the Gulf and Atlantic coasts at once. While the Gulf Coast has suffered the brunt of the toxic algae outbreak all summer, it only just showed up this week on the Atlantic beaches of South Florida. Miami-Dade County closed Haulover Beach — including a popular nudist section — early Thursday and the growing crisis prompted Gov. Rick Scott to announce $ 3 million in state assistance for five counties in the region. "It's very rare for us to have it over here," said Lieutenant Matthew Sparling of Miami- Dade Fire Rescue Ocean Rescue. "People come here to be on the beaches and they don't want to be coming down here to be exposed to red tide or sew...
Tax planning has two parts: Are you taking care of both?

Tax planning has two parts: Are you taking care of both?

Finance
"Tax planning should be seen as part of financial planning and not be addressed in isolation," said, Gaurav Monga, CFP, while speaking at the ET Wealth Investment Workshop in Delhi yesterday. Explaining further, he said: "Tax planning should be mapped to your overall financial goals and objectives. Also, planning to save your taxes should be an annual exercise whether you earn your income from salary or business." According to Monga, tax planning has two parts: a) Reducing your tax liability on the different types of income earned by you such as salary, interest and so on. b) Reducing your tax liability by investing in tax saving instruments which directly reduces the tax payable on your income. While investing to save tax, most of us make investments which are not suitable for meeting...
Chemist says VX traces found on both suspects in Kim murder

Chemist says VX traces found on both suspects in Kim murder

World
A government chemist testified Thursday he found traces of the banned VX nerve agent on two women being tried in Malaysia on charges of murdering the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader. The testimony was the first evidence linking VX to Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam, who are accused of smearing the nerve agent on Kim Jong Nam's face in a brazen assassination inside a crowded airport terminal in Kuala Lumpur on Feb. 13. Raja Subramaniam, who heads the government's Center of Chemical Weapon Analysis, said he found VX in its pure form and VX precursors on Huong's white jumper and found a degraded product of VX on Huong's fingernails. Huong was seen on airport surveillance videos wearing a white jumper emblazoned with the big black letters "LOL," the acronym...