Texas Teacher's Aide Charged After Allegedly Slapping, Throwing Phone At Student With AutismA teacher's aide at a Houston-area high school is being accused of slapping and throwing a cellphone at a student with autism during an altercation last month, according to court documents.
Frisco Police Find Missing 14-Year-Old Boy With AutismThe Frisco Police Department is asking for the public's assistance to locate a 14-year-old boy with autism.
Fort Worth Police Find Missing 21-Year-Old With AutismFort Worth police are asking for public assistance in locating a 21-year-old man with autism who was last seen Wednesday afternoon.
Plugged In To DFW: AutismAutism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication.
Garland Police Looking For Missing Autistic Teenager, Isaac VillalobosThe search continues in Garland for missing 18-year-old Isaac Villalobos.
First-Of-Its-Kind Life Skills Autism Academy Opening In PlanoThe staff will work with children as young as 18 months old, and provide them with one-on-one treatment designed to help them thrive.
Anti-Vaxxers Use Holocaust-Era Symbol To Promote Their AgendaA new report from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) says anti-vaccination activists are using the yellow Star of David that Nazis forced Jews to wear during World War II to promote their cause.
Social Media Battling Outbreak Of Vaxx, Anti-Vaxx MisinformationLike health officials facing measles outbreaks, internet companies are trying to contain vaccine-related misinformation.
North Texas Blind, Autistic Child Has Memorable Moments With Santa: 'It Was Amazing To Watch'When the child's mother told Santa about him, Santa got down on the floor to let Matthew Foster "see" him in his own way, having him feel his coat and beard.
Plano Police Look To Make Traffic Stops For Autistic Adults EasierMaking adults with autism safer during a traffic stop was the goal of a Plano Police Department training session Saturday morning.
Michigan Says Autism & Arthritis Now Treatable By Medical MarijuanaMichigan has added several medical conditions to the state's list of ailments which qualify for a medical marijuana prescription. The list now includes arthritis, autism, chronic pain and more.
Autistic UNT Student Creates Card For Police To Accommodate Special Needs StudentsA local college student is finding a way to build better communication between students with special needs and police.
Body Of Missing Boy With Autism Found In Kaufman CountyAn 11-hour search for a missing 6-year-old boy with autism ended early Monday morning when a dive team pulled his body out of a pond near the family's home in Kaufman County.
Autistic Teen Delivers Inspiring Graduation Speech In PlanoA Plano teenager's six-minute graduation speech has reached hundreds of thousands of people and has made a huge impact on the community.
Cops Save Autistic Teen's Birthday When Only 3 People Show UpFirst responders in Arkansas made a different kind rescue recently as they saved an autistic teen's birthday party after his friends didn't show up.