This 97 km long slab of ice is a remnant of an iceberg of more than 5,000 sq km that broke off
, or calved, in 1987, making it one of the largest icebergs ever recorded in Antarctica.
The NATO planes were careful to strike the military vehicles at both ends of the column and broke off
the attack when the pilots noted the civilians, Pentagon officials said.
I passed them back, and had a 20-minute lead and at the 200 (mile) mark, the front shock bolt broke off
,'' he said.
The Los Angeles Fire Department grounded its fleet of helicopters for inspection Monday after investigators concluded a blade broke off
the tail rotor of a 22-year-old Bell 205 chopper before it crashed near Griffith Park.
Saban Entertainment said contract talks with SAG broke off
last June over the union's failure to acknowledge the economics of children's TV, but Masur disputed that, saying talks were mired down by Saban's stalling tactics.
The woman, who had been engaged for the past 18 months to a man she met via facebook, broke off
because of a "Like" and congratulatory comment she posted on the facebook page of a female friend.
Summary: A witness giving evidence in defence of Conrad Murray became so overwhelmed the Judge broke off
A driver experienced hardest minutes of his life, when rescue team's steel ropes broke off
Summary: WASHINGTON: An ice island four times the size of Manhattan broke off
from one of Greenland's two main glaciers, scientists said on Friday, in the biggest such event in the Arctic in nearly 50 years.
The chunks broke off
from the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf on the coast of Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, forming two floating ice islands, according to scientists.
It is thought to be the biggest block to come adrift in the region since a 24 square mile piece broke off
nearby Ayles ice shelf in 2005.
In January 2007 in Ireland, a wind turbine blade broke off
and smashed through the roof of a farmhouse with the family asleep inside.