Starbucks To Open First US 'Signing Store' Geared Toward Deaf CommunityStarbucks announced Thursday that they will open its first American "Signing Store," in Washington D.C. this fall, which will be designed with the deaf community in mind.
California Teen Steps Up To Help Blind, Deaf Man On PlaneA California teen stepped up to help a blind and deaf man who was alone on a flight and needed help communicating.
Deaf Publix Worker Says Shopper Punched Her For Not Hearing QuestionA Virginia supermarket employee, who has gone deaf due to a rare disease, says a woman attacked her for not responding to the shopper's question.
Court: Movie Theaters Must Accommodate Deaf-Blind PatronsAn appeals court says federal disability law requires movie theaters to provide interpreters to patrons who are deaf and blind.
Dallas Pair Overcomes Obstacles To Reach DeaflympicsWoodrow Wilson High grads have qualified for the Deaflympic Games to be held next month in Turkey.
'Oral' Deaf Education: Learning Success For The Hearing ImpairedA unique program offered at Sudie Williams Elementary in Dallas helps hearing impaired students overcome obstacles to getting there.
Blind Man Says McKinney Intersection Unsafe For Disabled PeopleA McKinney man says a busy intersection is a sign the city is neglecting its citizens with disabilities.
Justices To Hear Dispute Over Deaf Driver Education In TexasThe Supreme Court is taking up a dispute involving deaf people in Texas who say driver instruction schools in the state won't let them take classes needed to get a driver's license.
Supreme Court To Hear Texas Deaf Driver Education CaseThe Supreme Court is taking up a dispute involving deaf people in Texas who say that driver instruction schools in the state won't let them take the classes needed to get a driver's license.
Woman Receives Cochlear Implants & Marriage ProposalThis is one of those videos that just makes you smile. A deaf woman gets cochlear implants to hear for the first time. And one of the first things that she gets to hear is a question from her guy.
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.