The separation of parents from their children at the U.S. border by immigration officials sparked outrage in California and internationally. Now, according to an agreement reached between the separated families' lawyers and the Department of Justice, over 1,000 separated families will have a second opportunity to apply for asylum. According to the text of the settlement, deportation proceedings would be halted and parents who were excluded after the first step of their asylum applications would have another opportunity to seek approval.
Early school start times are a pretty common thing at secondary schools here in the United States. According to CDC estimates, classes start before 8:30 a.m. in around five out of every six of the nation’s middle and high schools.