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Mayor Lee Dramatically Scales Back America's Cup Plans

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.30.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Organizers of sailing's most prestigious event said Monday they are dramatically scaling back plans to renovate San Francisco's dilap...

Former Board Of Supes President Sues To Halt America's Cup Plans

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.30.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The former president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors has filed a lawsuit seeking a new environmental review of the America'...

America's Cup May Radically Change Format

AP | Posted 04.02.2012 | San Francisco

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Organizers of next year's America's Cup in San Francisco Bay say they will reconsider the format of the challengers' series...

America's Cup Plan Clears Major Hurdle

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.26.2012 | San Francisco

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the America's Cup environmental impact report Tuesday, effectively bringing the internatio...

The Race To America's Cup Rages On: Will Taxpayers Have To Pick Up The Tab?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.06.2012 | San Francisco

It's 2012 -- the year of the America's Cup -- and things couldn't be more exciting in the race to the regatta. According to the San Francisco Chro...

Carly Schwartz

ROUGH WATERS: America's Cup Plan Moves Forward, But Not Without A Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Carly Schwartz | Posted 12.16.2011 | San Francisco

The San Francisco planning commission unanimously approved the America's Cup environmental impact report Thursday, bringing one of the world's biggest...

America's Cup Fight Brewing On Alcatraz

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 02.11.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The latest battle for control of Alcatraz Island is under way. Many have laid claim to the wind-swept rock in the middle of the San ...

America's Cup Scores A Crucial Supporter

AP | Posted 11.24.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- California's governor has signed a bill aimed at providing San Francisco with new financing powers as the city prepares to host the 2...

Environmentalists Protest San Francisco's America's Cup Plans

AP | Posted 10.11.2011 | San Francisco

By JASON DEAREN, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Conservation groups on Thursday called on city leaders to improve plans for reducing the en...

Planning Hurdles Begin For America's Cup

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 09.15.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The America's Cup is expected to create 8,000 jobs and inject more than $1.4 billion into the region's economy when the world's faste...

America's Cup City Chosen

AP | By BERNIE WILSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

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