[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Frank and Joe Capley-Alfano celebrate the appeal of Prop. 8 in front of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday in San Francisco. The court ruled that the same-sex marriage ban violates the Constitution. Feb. 7, 2012. Photo by
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Claudia Arroyo requests people to stop shopping at Mi Pueblo Supermarket during a protest outside the store in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. Roughly 50 people gathered to picket in protest against Mi Pueblo from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
After a general election with campaigns that lasted more than a year, cost more than $6 billion and included thousands of hours of cleverly edited TV ads featuring scary-voice narration, one soundbite ascends above all the rest as the most succinct description of U.S. politics in
Striking out into the Afghanistan countryside to find the enemy was “just a job” to City College of San Francisco student and U.S. Army veteran Miles Foltz.
As president of the CCSF Veterans Alliance, Foltz helps other student veterans navigate their GI Bill benefits and shift
What do a banana peel, an empty soda can and that essay you never picked up last semester have in common? They’re all trash, and in San Francisco, they have an increasingly small chance of ending up in a landfill.
San Francisco has reached a milestone
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Supporters of Ross Mirkarimi wave their hands in the air to show agreement with speeches made by the public during the hearing at San Francisco's City Hall Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Mirkarimi was reinstated as sheriff of San Francisco in a
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="California Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, left, lambastes Gov. Jerry Brown's veto of the Trust Act to a group of about 200 protesters outside the San Francisco State Building on Thursday Oct. 4, 2012 while Andrea Mercado, right, of the California Domestic Worker
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi visited SF State with his son, Theo and his wife, Eliana Lopez, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 to enlist supporters for an upcoming hearing scheduled for Oct. 9 before the Board of Supervisors. San Francisco Mayor
The nation and the world are watching California for the outcome of Proposition 37, which will require food companies to label products that contain genetically engineered ingredients if passed in the Nov. 6 election.
The proposition would set a regulatory precedent for the biochemical food industry,
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Thousands of bicyclists descended into downtown San Francisco Sept. 28 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Critical Mass.
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Participants of the San Francisco Out of the Darkness community fundraising event walk to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 at Lake Merced. Photo by Jessica Worthington / Xpress"][/caption]
Natalie Meany cheerfully cracked jokes and bantered with
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="230" caption="Emmanuel Valenciano, 24, a Biology major at SF State, applied for the Deferred Action Program on Aug. 15, 2012. Valenciano came to the U.S. from the Philippines when he was 13 years old to be with his mother, who was working
Parking Meters around SF State:
2-hour limit: 41
30-minute limit: 20
Cost for both meters: $2/hour
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency could use streets around SF State as a future site for additional parking meters, but it’s unlikely drivers will be willing to pay for what are now
Charles B. Reed led the CSU system through an era of cuts to the university’s state funding. In the past four years alone, Sacramento legislators have slashed more than $1 billion from the university system’s coffers, according to the CSU’s budget history publication. At the