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Google Maps cruises the rapids of the Colorado River

The Street View trekker sets sail down the country's most endangered river, taking in views of the Grand Canyon, Nankoweap Granaries, the Redwall Cavern, and much more.

By March 13, 2014

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Google Maps sails down the Colorado River (pictures)

The Street View trekker winds its way through the Grand Canyon, past the Redwall Cavern, Vulcan's Anvil, and big horn sheep.

8 Images By March 13, 2014

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Man dies after jumping into icy river to retrieve cell phone

A man drops his cell phone into the Chicago river, jumps over a railing to get it back, and ends up in the water. He dies. A woman who jumped in after him is missing.

By January 13, 2014

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The 404 1,379: Where we lead you to the river (podcast)

A guide to thieving in the 21st century, a retrospective of Gaultier's designs in "The Fifth Element," online vigilantes ensnare 1,000 Webcam sex tourists, and the Knock Knock app for iOS.

By November 6, 2013

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UK's canals and rivers come to Google Street View

The UK's waterways are being mapped by Google, so you can take a stroll down them without getting wet.

By August 17, 2013

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Would you swim in New York's East River? Try this floating pool

This Kickstarter campaign is close to its goal of raising $250,000 toward building a pool off Manhattan that would feature real river water for swimming.

By July 10, 2013

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Taking the plunge in New York river water (pictures)

With its second campaign nearly wrapped up, Plus Pool is moving closer to the dream of making New York river water clean enough for swimming.

6 Images By July 10, 2013

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Photo-sharing site Twitpic to shut down after all

After announcing it had found a mystery buyer, the company again announces its plan to shut down at the end of the month.

By October 16, 2014

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Man finds rock by river (it's a piece of space station Mir)

A Massachusetts man discovers a strange-looking green rock on the banks of the Merrimack River. He later discovers there's a reason it looks a bit unusual.

By June 15, 2013

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Apple's Beats, Bose settle patent spat over noise-canceling tech

Bose filed suit against Beats in July, accusing the rival headphone and speaker maker of infringing five patents related to noise-canceling headphones.

By October 10, 2014