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Immigration appeals court throws out deportation order for man detained by ICE after dropping daughter off at school

An immigration appeals court this week threw out the final deportation order for Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez, who was detained in late February minutes after he dropped his daughter off at school in Lincoln Heights.<p>His lawyer said the case will be kicked back to the local immigration court that …

Abandoned Buildings: Photographer shows us a glimpse of the end of the world

What will happen to the world when we're no longer here? All that we've created and built – schools, hospitals, museums, homes? Will they fall so …

Abandoned Buildings

The Moving Story of a Street Photographer’s Chance Encounter With a Subject Almost 29 Years Later

<b>Meryl Meisler</b>: In June of 1983, I photographed what appeared to be an extended family and neighbors hanging out in front of a small brick apartment …

Subcompact Car: Chevrolet Spark

The Chevrolet Spark is not only awarded a 2015 Five-Year Cost to Own Award from Kelley Blue Book for being the cheapest model to own in the subcompact class, it boasts the lowest five-year expenses among all models at $26,905.

Hackers Can Disable a Sniper Rifle—Or Change Its Target

Put a computer on a sniper rifle, and it can turn the most amateur shooter into a world-class marksman. But add a wireless connection to that …

The 10 Greatest Engines You Can Buy Today

What's under the hood? If it's not one of these engines, you're doing it wrong.<p>The all-important question among gearheads has always been, "What's it got?" If the answer is one of the 10 engines listed here, it's got a lot. The best engines available today, these automotive powerplants offer a …

Malaysia Report on MH370 Urges Study Into Real-Time Jet Tracking

Recordings of conversations between the missing Malaysia Airlines jet's pilots and air traffic controllers were released for the first time Thursday as authorities urged an international aviation body to consider real-time tracking of commercial jets.<p>Not a single trace of debris from MH370 has been …

E.T.'s Home Is Found: Trove Of Atari Games Unearthed At Landfill

For decades, it was mere legend: an "Atari Dump" rumored to harbor millions of copies of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, a video game so bad that burying it in the New Mexico desert seemed the best way to move on.<p>But now, the Atari graveyard has been exhumed, and the latest attempt to find the cache of …