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The jobless rate for people with disabilities improved somewhat last month, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday.
Just before leaving Washington for a month-long break, the U.S. Senate acted to renew the nation's primary autism legislation, sending the measure to the president's desk.
Katy Perry and Stevie Wonder were just a few of the celebrities on hand at a White House gala honoring Special Olympics.
Kids with autism have less flexible brains, researchers say in a new study that may help explain why switching from rest to a task can be particularly difficult for those on the spectrum.
The nation's school district leaders are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on who should pay for a child's private school tuition while special education disputes are litigated.
With thousands of votes in his favor, a 24-year-old who is nonverbal and has autism could land on the cover of a national magazine.
For young children with disabilities, the key to mastering language may be surrounding them with their typically-developing peers, researchers say.
The president and first lady will welcome a group of people with disabilities to the White House this week for a special dinner focusing on efforts to promote acceptance.