Deputies Use Taser On Woman In Wheelchair Resisting ArrestSeveral Houston-area deputies are under investigation after they Tased a wheelchair-bound woman outside a gas station.
Getting To Polls Difficult For Disabled McKinney ResidentsMany disabled residents in McKinney are still without transportation since the city canceled its contract with a Sherman paratransit service last year. That is making early voting more challenging for those who cannot walk or drive.
Boy In Wheelchair Denied Service At Southlake SupercutsA local salon will soon undergo “retraining” after the staff at a Southlake Supercuts refused to cut the hair of a boy with special needs.
Man In Wheelchair Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle; Suspect ArrestedDallas police said a man in an electric wheelchair died late Friday night after being struck by a vehicle at 1300 East Redbird Lane.
Truck Hits Lawnmower Pulling Wheelchair; 1 Dead, 2 InjuredOne man died and two were injured in a lawnmower accident in which one man was riding on the lawnmower's hood and another man, riding in a wheelchair, was holding on to a tractor pulled behind it, according to KFDA NewsChannel 10 in Amarillo.
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.
Hundreds Participating In Nat'l Veterans Wheelchair Games In DallasDallas is and has been hosting the 35th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games all week. There are more than 600 people competing – 100 of them participating for the first time.
Brothers With Muscular Dystrophy Head Out On Cross-Country TripAfter months of planning and a huge leap of faith a Fort Worth family has hit the road on the first leg of their cross country trip with two sons who both have a form of muscular dystrophy.
Wheelchair-Bound Woman Burned In McKinney Apartment FireA Thursday morning house fire has left a McKinney woman with burns on more than 90-percent of her body. The woman, who is in her 70s, uses a wheelchair and was sitting in it when it caught fire.
Disability Advocates Keep Eye On AbbottA broken elevator almost canceled part of the first photo-op of 2015 for new Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, the first U.S. governor in nearly 30 years to use a wheelchair.
Man In Wheelchair Dies In Euless FireA man bound to a wheelchair died early Friday morning after a two-alarm fire at his Euless apartment unit. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Wendy Davis Defends Wheelchair AdTexas Democrat Wendy Davis is defending her governor's campaign television ad that prominently notes opponent Greg Abbott's use of a wheelchair.