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A NASA scientist with project IceBridge took this photo of the crack in November.

An Ice Shelf Is Cracking In Antarctica, But Not For The Reason You Think

A group of scientists is gathering today in the U.K. to discuss a slab of ice that's cracking in Antarctica. The crack could soon split off a frozen chunk the size of Delaware.

One glacier scientist, Heidi Sevestre, spent six weeks last year living on that giant slab of ice off the Antarctic Peninsula.

J.Y. Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives at the office of the independent counsel last Thursday in Seoul, South Korea. Prosecutors are now seeking an arrest warrant for Lee.

Arrest Warrant Sought For Samsung Heir In S. Korean Presidential Bribery Scandal

Prosecutors in South Korea have requested an arrest warrant for the de facto head of the nation's biggest conglomerate, Samsung, on charges of bribery and embezzlement in connection with a swirling scandal that led to the president's impeachment.

Attorney General Loretta Lynch speaks at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., Sunday.

In Final Speech As Attorney General, Loretta Lynch Says: 'We Have To Work'

Just days from the end of her tenure, Loretta Lynch took the stage Sunday at a historic Baptist church in Birmingham, Ala., to deliver her final planned speech as U.S. attorney general.

"We can't take progress for granted," Lynch told the congregation. "We have to work. There's no doubt that we still have a way to go — a long way to go."

Birth Home Of Martin Luther King Jr. Opens After Repairs In Time For Holiday

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Atlanta Megachurch Pastor Bishop Eddie Long Dies At 63

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622 Pieces — That's How Many Legos It Takes To Build An NPR Headquarters Model

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President Americana Wax Museum Closes After Hot Presidential Election

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After 146 Years 'The Greatest Show On Earth' Will Come To A Close

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Listen For 'Disparaging,' Scandalous,' And 'Amoral' In Upcoming SCOTUS Case

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Loretta Lynch Discusses Chicago Police Department Report

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