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January 29, 2015

The Coral Gables, Florida police department is encouraging people with autism in their community to obtain a Wallet Card, a tool that will foster positive communication between the public and police.

December 30, 2014

Thirteen-year-old Dillon Turner, who has autism, is being called a hero after he saved his grandmother's life, ABC 13 reported.

December 15, 2014

"He making great grades, and it's all because of exposure to robotics and technology with Legos," his mother, Renee, said. "It's all about creativity."

November 18, 2014

Temple Grandin answered questions in a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" forum. Here are the most inspiring bits of advice she provided to those who asked about autism.

November 07, 2014

Owners of Fat Sal's in Buchanan, NY, have raised tens of thousands of dollars to honor their daughter with autism.

November 05, 2014

Proceeds from sales of the beer, called "Mason's Awareness Ale" after the owner's son on the spectrum, will be donated to an autism charity.

September 16, 2014

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August 21, 2014

Austin was diagnosed with autism at an early age and is currently ranked as one of the top drivers in North America.