A blind or deaf person, or anyone with a host of other disabilities, has access to accommodations enhancing their independence and engagement — all of this the legacy of the sweeping Americans with Disabilities Act.
A deaf man in Turkey received an amazing surprise recently. Total strangers in his town learned sign language, just for him, and set out to make his day a little bit easier.
For an entire month, baseball player Jeff Francoeur is convinced by teammates that Jorge Reyes is deaf. He’s not. Watch the prank unfold here.
Dallas Police are investigating a reported sexual assault in which a teenaged deaf girl is the alleged victim.
Like most toddlers, Kendall Johnson squeals, gurgles and fusses—but, she’s making happy noises that she can’t hear. The 9-month old Plano girl was born deaf.
Seahawks player Derrick Coleman has been deaf since he was a child, but that did not stop him from playing football. Check out his story in a Duracell commercial.
The Justice Department has sued AT&T, alleging they improperly billed the government for services that are designed for use by the deaf.
Most people don’t like the odd, out of place, sound of their own voice when they hear it. When North Texan Sarah Churman first heard her voice the sound gave way to a raw, tearful flood of emotion.
A wrongly convicted Dallas man flew to Minneapolis to seek help reclaiming some of his hearing.
Through a sign-language interpreter at the Dallas County Jail, Stephen Brodie cops to all sorts of crimes save the one that put him behind bars for 10 years: sexual assault of a 5-year-old girl.