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Rhode Island Not Ready To Commit On America’s Cup

Rhode Island’s top economic development official says the state won’t be ready to commit to the America’s Cup until after a Dec. 31 deadline set by the team selecting the host city, potentially aiding San Francisco’s chances of landing the race.


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Organizers: Rhode Island A Top Contender For America’s Cup

Newport is a top contender to host the next America’s Cup in 2013, but organizers say the city must ensure that it can complete renovations on the fort that would serve as a village-type environment for the competitors.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010

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San Francisco May Lose America’s Cup To Rhode Island

Top officials for the America’s Cup flew to Rhode Island to look at possible venues Thursday for the America’s Cup race in Newport.