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A plan to rewrite the nation's primary education law is set to go before the U.S. Senate and it now includes a provision related to restraint and seclusion in schools.

For eight days this summer, some of the world's top athletes with intellectual disabilities will be featured on national television.

Pediatricians often fail to take seriously parent concerns about autism, new research suggests, sometimes delaying children from receiving a diagnosis and treatment for years.

Federal officials want existing job training programs to better serve people with disabilities and they're putting up millions of dollars to make it happen.

The Obama administration is proposing new regulations that would sharply limit people with disabilities from entering employment situations where they earn less than minimum wage.

A mom is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly abandoning her 21-year-old son who has cerebral palsy and quadriplegia in the woods for days.

Basking in the glow after becoming the second-youngest player ever to win one of golf's top prizes, Jordan Spieth was all too happy to talk about his sister with special needs.

Many people with developmental disabilities are languishing in jail simply because they've been deemed unfit to stand trial and treatment facilities are unavailable.

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