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The World’s 7 Coolest Floating Hotels

From retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world’s coolest.

03/19/2014

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)

Google Barge Headed To Port Of Stockton

The Google barge that’s been docked at Treasure Island for months is heading to Stockton to be finished.

02/26/2014

Bodega Bay and Bodega Harbor. (US Army Corps of Engineers)

Authorities Struggling To Recover Body Seen Floating Off Bodega Head

The California Highway Patrol called the Sonoma County fire and emergency dispatch center around 1:15p.m. to report a body was spotted in the water at Bodega Head, a dispatcher said.

02/14/2014

Authorities said Gary Lee Cooper and James Eugene McRae were found dead on a houseboat on the Delta near Pittsburg on November 25, 2013. The boat contained a meth lab, according to authorities. (Solano County Sheriff)

2 Men Found Dead On Floating Meth Lab In Delta Near Pittsburg

Two men found dead onboard a houseboat equipped with a methamphetamine lab in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta near Pittsburg on Monday have been identified, a Solano County sheriff’s spokesman said.

11/27/2013

(CBS)

Man’s Body Found Floating In Concord Lake

The body was removed from the water with the assistance of firefighters, and police tentatively have identified him as a Concord resident.

07/19/2013

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Elderly Woman Found Dead, Floating In Santa Rosa Apartment Complex Pond

A resident of a Santa Rosa apartment complex discovered the body of an elderly woman floating in a pond Wednesday morning.

12/26/2012

(CBS)

Coroner Identifies Body Found Floating Off Point Reyes

The Marin County coroner’s office has identified a man whose body was pulled from the water at a Point Reyes beach on Saturday as 72-year-old Rim K. Lee, of Rodeo.

07/09/2012

A rendering of a proposed floating tech community. (Blueseed)

Company Still Floating Idea Of Tech Community Off California Shore

A company that made news last year when it announced designs to build a fully-functioning startup community 12 miles off of Half Moon Bay returned to San Jose Monday in hopes of finding funding for a scaled-down plan.

05/22/2012

(CBS)

Florida Man Found Dead In Lake In Antioch Park

A 27-year-old Florida man was found floating in a lake at a park in Antioch on Friday evening, police said.

CBS San Francisco–05/22/2011

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