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A 2008 view of the leading edge of the Larsen B ice shelf, extending into the northwest part of the Weddell Sea. Huge, floating ice shelves that line the Antarctic coast help hold back sheets of ice that cover land. Mariano Caravaca /Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Big Shelves of Antarctic Ice Melting Faster Than Scientists Thought

The rate at which the ice is shrinking at the ocean's edge in the West Antarctic has increased by 70 percent over the past decade, an analysis of satellite measurements suggests.

Maranda Brooks stands in January outside a payday loans business that she used to frequent. Troubled by consumer complaints and loopholes in state laws, federal regulators are proposing expansive, first-ever rules on payday lenders, aimed at helping cash-strapped borrowers from falling into a cycle of debt. Tony Dejak/AP hide caption

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Payday Loans — And Endless Cycles Of Debt — Targeted By Federal Watchdog

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On Green Dolphin Street Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band
Brahma Fonk The Brothers Goldman

A meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous in the 1950s was based on much the same 12-step program used today. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Critic Faults Alcoholics Anonymous For Lack Of Evidence

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Big Shelves Of Antarctic Ice Melting Faster Than Scientists Thought

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Battles Barbarossa
Eitheror Little People
Flaximus Brownout
Terra Firma Irma Joe Gordon

The HBO documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief airs Sunday — over the vigorous objection of Scientology officials. Courtesy of HBO hide caption

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Church Of Scientology Calls New HBO Documentary 'Bigoted'

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Recurring Bonobo
Goumari [Earthrise Soundsystem Remix] Watcha Clan
Hours Tycho
Jazz Pour Dadine Nicola Conte
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A Fraying Promise: Exploring Race And Inequality In Havana

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Take Shelter Delta Spirit
Flat Panda Dianogah
Am//Radio - Wiki Earl Sweatshirt
Paper Scissors Stone Portico Quartet
Canto de Ossanha Jonathan Kreisberg

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The Sensuous Radical: Pierre Boulez at 90

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