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America's Cup - Final Race

Phil Matier: Has The Ship Sailed For The America’s Cup In San Francisco?

The return of the America’s Cup to the San Francisco Bay appears to be experiencing some choppy waters with the organizers threatening to pull out and relocate to another city.

02/07/2014

KPIX 5 hired a boat to get an up close view of a barge off Treasure Island believed to be a secret project by Google. (CBS)

State Orders Google To Remove ‘Mystery’ Barge From Treasure Island

A state agency says Google must move its mystery barge from a construction site on Treasure Island because the permits are not in order.

02/03/2014

Jimmy Spithill

Skipper Spithill Returns To Cup America’s Champ Oracle

The chance to win a third straight America’s Cup with Oracle Team USA was a bigger allure to skipper Jimmy Spithill than taking a big-money offer from a foreign challenger.

02/03/2014

The Triumphant, a catamaran being used to ferry Google workers between San Francisco and Redwood City. (All-American Marine/YouTube)

Google Testing Ferry Service For Workers From E. Bay To Silicon Valley

Google workers who live in the East Bay can now make the commute to the company’s Silicon Valley campus by sea.

02/03/2014

America's Cup - Finals Races 5 & 6

Phil Matier: SF’s Chances Of Hosting America’s Cup Sailing Away?

Could San Francisco’s chance to host the next America’s Cup be sailing away? That’s what one of the race organizers recently said, indicating that they were looking at other venues like Hawaii and San Diego.

01/30/2014

America's Cup - Final Race - C.Flanigan Photos

San Francisco Mayor Makes Pitch For America’s Cup To Return

In a strong sign that the America’s Cup could return to San Francisco in 2017, Mayor Ed Lee has proposed to organizers that the main venue and team bases be centralized on the Embarcadero and that the schedule be more consistent and condensed.

12/23/2013

Emergency workers at the scene of a water rescue following a crash on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, December 13, 2013. (CBS)

Man Accused Of Trying To Throw Wife Off San Mateo-Hayward Bridge

A Mill Valley man who fell into the Bay on Friday was allegedly trying to throw his wife off of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge during an argument, San Mateo County’s district attorney said Tuesday.

12/17/2013

River Otter

Scientists Encouraged By River Otter Sightings On The San Francisco Bay

Most of the sightings have been in an area where the species was nearly wiped out after decades of hunting and development.

12/14/2013

Emergency workers at the scene of a water rescue following a crash on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, December 13, 2013. (CBS)

Person Rescued From Water Following Crash, Dispute On San Mateo Bridge

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued the person who went into the water from the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge after a disagreement that occurred following a vehicle accident on the bridge Friday afternoon.

12/13/2013

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Man Overboard In Water Near Emeryville Leads To Wild Boat Chase

U.S. Coast Guard and Alameda County fire officials were called out on a wild boat chase Friday morning near Emeryville after a man fell overboard.

12/13/2013

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