Ah, the America's Cup. You think of sailboats, you think of tourists, you think of -- a massive new concert venue on the waterfront?
Well start imagining, because concert giant Live Nation is teaming up with the sailboat racing organization on a new, temporary outdoor performance venue at Piers 27- ... More >>
The America's Cup is the Super Bowl of yacht racing -- but it's certainly not the Super Bowl of television rights fees. Networks fork over billions for the privilege of airing pro sports like football and their lucrative postseason championships. Yet, tucked away in today's AP story about NBC obt ... More >>
The term "decimated" isn't often meant literally -- but, this time, it is. The city and America's Cup Event Authority called a rather hasty press conference today, and announced the scope of construction work surrounding the forthcoming boat race will be massively scaled back.While the deal that ... More >>
After a nearly seven-hour slog last night, the all-important America's Cup development deal advanced to the full Board of Supervisors. The race's backers and organizers wouldn't self-apply comparisons between their hulking, speedy boats and a steamroller -- but it appears the America's Cup itself ... More >>