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The Olympic rings are seen at Tower Bridge as part of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

San Francisco To Bid On Hosting The 2024 Summer Olympics

San Francisco is one of four finalist cities being considered for a U.S. bid to host the Olympic Games.

11/20/2014

Oracle Team USA skipper James Spithill (C) kisses the America's Cup trophy as he celebrates onstage after they beat Emirates Team New Zealand to defend the America's Cup during the final race on September 25, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Is Out Of The Running To Host America’s Cup In 2017

Mayor Ed Lee received a letter late Tuesday night, informing him that San Francisco is not one of the three finalists to host the event in 2017.

06/11/2014

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Phil Matier: Do We Really Want The Olympics?

The reality seems to be setting in that the cost for San Francisco’s bid alone would be prohibitive – not to mention what it would cost to hire sufficient security and transit.

02/22/2013

America's Cup sailing race

San Francisco Supes Weigh Alternate America’s Cup Plan

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors budget and finance committee Wednesday considered an alternative proposal to site the 2013 America’s Cup sailing race along the city’s northern waterfront, but postponed a decision until next week.

CBS San Francisco–12/09/2010

America's Cup sailing race

America’s Cup Moves Closer To Docking In San Francisco

The so-called host city agreement has been sent to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for approval, with an estimated $150 million price tag for renovations to the port and piers.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/30/2010

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