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Playground Built in Honor of Sandy Hook Victim with Autism

This week, the life of Josephine “Joey” Gay, a victim of the Newtown tragedy who had autism, was celebrated when a new playground in Bridgeport, CT, was dedicated in her honor. A new project called “Where Angels Play” ... More...

10 Big Autism News Stories of 2013

In 2013, autism awareness spread further than ever and made strides in permeating mainstream culture. From Hip Hop to videogames to athletics, the autism community made their presence known. Here's a look back at 10 high-profile stories fr... More...

Susan Boyle Asperger Announcement Prompts Look at Adults Diagnosed Later in Life

Following the annoucement by singer Susan Boyle that she received a diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome last year, ... More...

FBI Takes Over Avonte Oquendo Search Says Brother

It has been more than two months since Avonte Oquendo, ... More...

Susan Boyle reveals she has Asperger's, a form of autism

Boyle, a 52-year-old church volunteer who became a global singing sensation, told Britain's Observer newspaper she had been diagnosed a year ago and spoke of her relief after years of bullying for her learning difficulties.

"It was... More...

Toys "R" Us' Ten Toys for Children with Autism

Toys “R” Us reveled its list of ten toys that are great for children with autism for the 2013 holiday season. This toy guide offers parents, relatives... More...

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