25 Years On, Disabilities Act Has Changed Lives Of MillionsA 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.
Town Surprises Deaf Man With Sign LanguageA 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.
Player Falls Victim To Deaf Teammate PrankFor 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 Investigating Sex Assault Of Deaf TeenagerDallas Police are investigating a reported sexual assault in which a teenaged deaf girl is the alleged victim.
North Texas Toddler Hears for the First TimeLike 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.
Viral Video: Deaf NFL Player Didn't QuitSeahawks 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.
Government Sues AT&T Over Internet CallsThe Justice Department has sued AT&T, alleging they improperly billed the government for services that are designed for use by the deaf.
North Texas Woman Reacts To Hearing Voice For 1st TimeMost 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.
Wrongly Convicted Dallas Man Gets Help HearingA wrongly convicted Dallas man flew to Minneapolis to seek help reclaiming some of his hearing.
Man Freed as Assault Conviction Is Set Aside