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October 25, 2018 9:51 PM Hundreds of fish die along Florida's Space Coast beaches

MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. – Hundreds of fish have washed ashore along Florida's Space Coast beaches, a week after the first signs of a toxic algae outbreak were reported. The dead fish, mostly mullet, were found this week from Melbourne Beach to Satellite Beach on the state's east coast. Florida Today reports that public work crews used large equipment to scoop 66

October 24, 2018 3:54 AM David Pastrnak scores 2 goals to tie Auston Matthews for league lead

David Pastrnak helped the Boston Bruins end a three-game losing streak, and in the process grabbed a share of the league lead for goals scored. Pastrnak's two-goal, two-assist performance paced the Bruins to a 4-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. The 22-year-old forward became the first player to score nine goals for the Bruins in the month 74

October 22, 2018 3:00 AM FICO Plans Big Shift in Credit-Score Calculations, Potentially Boosting Millions of Borrowers

Consumers with a low FICO could get a higher UltraFICO, a new score that factors in bank-account activity as well as loan payments Credit scores for decades have been based mostly on borrowers’ payment histories. That is about to change. Fair Isaac Corp., creator of the widely used FICO credit score, plans to roll out a new scoring system in early 2019 that factors 348

October 19, 2018 9:08 AM Luka Jovic scores five as Eintracht Frankfurt thrash promoted Dusseldorf

Luka Jovic was in unstoppable form, scoring five goals as Eintracht Frankfurt crushed promoted Fortuna Dusseldorf 7-1 in the Bundesliga on Friday. The 20-year-old Serbian is the first Frankfurt player to score five goals in a league game. After grabbing two goals and two assists in his past two matches, he continued his rich vein of form. Jovic scored 53

October 18, 2018 1:04 PM Stuyvesant, Other Elite New York Public High Schools Could Admit Students Who Didn’t Pass State Tests

Mayor’s proposed changes would have given seats to hundreds of students who didn’t pass exams, data show Mayor Bill de Blasio’s proposal to change admissions for eight specialized high schools could lead to students with markedly lower state test scores getting into these competitive schools, according to a review of New York City data. His plan would 77

October 17, 2018 10:10 PM A Look at Harvard’s Admissions Guidelines

The document, used to assess the class that started in fall 2014, instructs admissions officers how to score applications College admissions are both an art and a science. In deciding who to admit, many selective universities employ a holistic review of applicants that assesses their grades and test scores, extracurricular activities, community service 66

October 16, 2018 11:28 PM U.S. Is World’s Most Competitive Economy for First Time in a Decade

Country regains top spot in World Economic Forum rankings thanks to strong economic growth; report says room for improvement on social issues The U.S. is back on top as the most competitive country in the world, regaining the No. 1 spot for the first time since 2008 in an index produced by the World Economic Forum, which said the country could still 51

October 14, 2018 3:12 PM Ryan Tannehill's status for Sunday 'up in the air'

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill's status for Sunday's game against the Bears is "up in the air right now," a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Tannehill was listed as a limited practice participant Friday with a right throwing shoulder injury. He was listed on the injury report for the same issue Wednesday and Thursday but was a full participant 71

October 12, 2018 5:38 AM NHL roundup: Leafs' Matthews scores 8th, 9th goals

Auston Matthews scored two goals to increase his league-leading total to nine, and the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs topped the winless Detroit Red Wings 5-3 on Thursday. Mitchell Marner had a goal and an assist and John Tavares supplied four assists for Toronto. Morgan Rielly added a goal and an assist, Nazem Kadri had two assists, Ron Hainsey chipped 135

October 11, 2018 4:52 PM World Bank Aims to Shame With ‘Human Capital’ Ranking

Institution seeks with new index to spur countries to invest in their people BALI, Indonesia—The World Bank’s new “human capital” ranking, which scores countries on investments in health and education, was released Thursday morning here and has already drawn plenty of criticism—by design. The World Bank rated 157 countries on whether their health and education 100