A new ranking finds that access to the courts for people with disabilities varies significantly from one state to the next.
Three teens who dumped urine, tobacco and spit on a 15-year-old with autism who thought he was participating in the "ice bucket challenge" have been ordered to do community service.
A battle over disability access at Disney theme parks has been renewed, with more than two dozen separate claims filed against the entertainment company.
A first-of-its-kind offering designed to make it easier for people with disabilities to access television is making its debut.
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could set standards for police treatment of people with disabilities.
Congress is set to act this week on legislation that would allow people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their government benefits.
A potential cancer treatment may also relieve behavioral symptoms of a condition associated with autism and intellectual disability, researchers say.
Autism diagnosis currently relies on clinical evaluation, but a new study suggests it may be possible to detect the disorder with near perfect accuracy using brain scans.
The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to approve a bill that would establish a new way for people with disabilities to save money without risking their government benefits.
Despite overall job market gains, people with disabilities are struggling to keep up, new figures from the U.S. Department of Labor suggest.