VIDEO: SF State student Josh Ornelas moves through finals

December 14, 2011

Josh Ornelas is ready to graduate – in fact, he already has jobs lined up for his post-university life – but like the rest of us, he has to deal with finals before that world can become a reality for him. In this video he talks about how dance and movement finals compare to the ...

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Peeping into the Lusty Lady (NSFW)

December 6, 2011 Life

The Lusty Lady, a co-op, is the only unionized erotic establishment where employees split their time between school, personal lives and what many would consider a risque form of employment. Kitty McMuffin— unionized stripper, burlesque dancer, peep-show owner and armchair psychologist— tells her story in her own words through the eyes of Xpress photographer Elijah Nouvelage. ...

PHOTOS: Amtrak collision at Oakland station leaves passengers stranded

October 13, 2011 News

Passengers headed as far north as Seattle were stranded at the Oakland Amtrak station after two trains collided head-on Wednesday night. There were no serious injuries, according to passengers. Passengers involved in the crash reported hearing a loud noise before the train lurched forward suddenly. EMTs were on-site within minutes to treat the injured, and snacks, ...