30-year undocumented resident of Reno deported

RENO — David Chavez-Macias has lived in the United States for 30 years, where he has worked as a day laborer and raised a family of four, receiving work permits, a Social Security card and a driver’s license along the way. But after months of working with local advocacy groups and attorneys, Chavez-Macias was deported,… Continue reading 30-year undocumented resident of Reno deported

San Francisco’s Anchor Brewing acquired by Sapporo

SAN FRANCISCO—Anchor Brewing has been a San Francisco staple since 1896, surviving earthquakes, prohibition and tech booms and busts. But on Thursday, the brewer announced it will be a San Francisco company no longer after a sale to Japan’s Sapporo Holdings Ltd. Exact terms of the deal were not disclosed, but a spokesman for Sapporo… Continue reading San Francisco’s Anchor Brewing acquired by Sapporo

In solar eclipse’s ‘path of totality,’ rooms go for $1,000 and vendors sell every trinket under the sun

LOS ANGELES—Hotels have been sold out for years. Eclipse viewing glasses are back-ordered on Amazon. People are charging thousands for a one-night stay in their homes. There are T-shirts, mugs, posters, books, iPhone cases, pillows and leggings. The Great Solar Eclipse is coming, and there’s money to be made. With more than 12 million people… Continue reading In solar eclipse’s ‘path of totality,’ rooms go for $1,000 and vendors sell every trinket under the sun