Oil prices sink as balance sentiment fades

Daniel J. GraeberNEW YORK, Sept. 1 (UPI) — Tepid labor reports from the United States and signs that global crude oil supplies were accumulating sent oil prices lower at the start of trading Thursday.

New Mississippi School Rating System

(Mississippi)- Mississippi’s State Board of Education is proposing changes to the school rating system. Under the proposal, just 10 percent of Mississippi school districts get an A while 14 percent will get an F this year no matter what. The changes have struck the scores that have been used in…