autism

Missing non-verbal teenager with severe autism has been found dead after 3-day search – rest in peace

The body of an autistic 17-year-old missing for three days in Paulding, Michigan, has been discovered by teams battling sub-zero ...

Teenager with autism shot to death in his neighbor's yard – family pleads for answers

A family is grieving the loss of their 18-year-old son after he was gunned down in a neighbor’s front yard ...

Mom told to "reduce" episodes of her autistic daughter in horrible letter from neighbors

The family of an autistic girl have received an anonymous letter asking if their daughter could be more quiet for ...

Police officer helps non-verbal autistic child find his way home

Police officers every day go above and beyond the call of duty but their work in community policing does not ...

Assistant principal gets on the ground to comfort student with special needs having a rough day

An image of a schoolteacher lying on the ground talking to a boy with autism was quickly shared around the ...

13-year-old autistic boy dies after being restrained by school staff with face pressed against the floor

Three employees are facing charges as a result of the death of Max Benson, the 13-year-old boy with autism who ...