Pier 80

Ospreys prepare to mate at their nest. (Matt Edmonds/Wikimedia Commons)

Phil Matier: Port Of SF Workers Destroy Rare Birds’ Nest At America’s Cup Site

Federal fish and wildlife authorities are trying to figure out whether Port of San Francisco workers violated federal law when they destroyed a birds’ nest on a crane near Pier 80, where Oracle’s America’s Cup yacht-racing team has set up shop.


A kayaker paddles at night (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kayaker Missing After Falling Into Water Near San Francisco Pier

A search was being conducted near Pier 80 Sunday afternoon for a missing kayaker, a San Francisco police spokesman said.


The America's Cup-winning trimaran 'USA 17' rests aboard a freighter on February 28, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tangible Sign of America’s Cup Arrives At San Francisco’s Pier 80

The trimaran that won America’s Cup last year has arrived in San Francisco.