It’s 6:50 a.m., 55° and going to 60°. Details are here. A San Francisco gay couple facing a possible deportation may be able to benefit from the Obama administration’s decision to consider same-sex marriage when deciding who should...
A year after being deported to France, a family pulls itself together.
Steve Li's parents brought him to the United States when he was 12. En Español
Three immigrants end up getting deported, others fear getting on board. En Español
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UPDATE: Family given 60 days. En Español
The Amuse Bouche vendor blended in easily among the Mission's world of hip street food carts. But Celebi-Ariner's impending deportation is a story many Mission residents know all too well.
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His wife continues the battle, but the Amuse Bouche pastry chef will be deported back to France.
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The costume’s description reads, “He didn’t just cross the border, he crossed a galaxy!”
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