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Non-Profit Tennis Program Helping Children With Autism

The U.S. Open aired on CBS 11 Friday, just one day before a non-profit tennis program is set to get special needs kids on the court. The group called “ACEing Autism” will hold tennis classes in Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–09/05/2014

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Johnson County Deputies Replace Stolen Bike For Child With Autism

Deputies in Johnson County helped renew a young autistic girl’s belief in Santa by replacing her stolen Christmas present.

12/26/2012

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Study Links Increased Autism Risk With Air Pollution

Whether you’re in Dallas or Fort Worth, you’ve seen the haze. It’s worse in the summer and more noticeable when you’re looking at downtown buildings — but the dirty air may be more than an eyesore.

CBSDFW.COM–11/27/2012

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Parents Win Insurance Fight For Autistic Son

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Hayden Neuman is talking, laughing and being a 7 year old. It’s far from where he was more than three years ago. “He was literally speechless,” says his mother Melissa Neuman […]

09/18/2012

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School Bus Drops Autistic Boy At Wrong Home

Parents of a 10 year old autistic boy question why a school bus took their son to the wrong address and what took dispatchers so long to find him.

CBS 11–09/12/2012