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New Regulations Require Federal Contractors to Ask Employees if They Have a Disability

U.S. regulations going into effect next week require for the first time that federal contractors ask their employees if they have a disability. The new regulations are part of the government's effort to reduce the high unemployment rate of peo... More...

Co-Founder Suzanne Wright Featured in "Education Update: Women Shaping History 2014" Issue

(March 20, 2014) -- Co-Founder of Autism Speaks Suzanne Wright was recently honored as 2014's "Women Shaping History" through the site Education Update f... More...

“FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

DOVER, Del. – For the fourth straight year, FedEx Cor... More...

Teen Girls in Maryland Arrested for Abuse of Boy with Autism

Two Maryland teenage girls are in police custody after abusing a teenager with autism and filming it on their cell phones. One, who is 17 years old, is being charged as an adult with false imprisonment, assault and solicitation for child pornograp... More...

"Life, Animated:" Author Does Q & A with Social Media

(March 12, 2014) - Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist ... More...

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