Teen With Autism Dies Two Days After Being Restrained At El Dorado Hills SchoolIn a tragic incident, a teenager passed away days after being restrained at school. The sheriff's department is investigating the incident and looking for answers.
Sheriff: Boy With Autism Dies After Being Restrained At El Dorado Hills School During Violent OutburstAuthorities are investigating after an El Dorado Hills student who had to be restrained became unresponsive and later died.
Local Nonprofit Hosts Art Show For Artists With AutismNonprofit Fly Brave Foundation held their first art show fundraiser Saturday afternoon at New Helvetia Brewing Company in Sacramento.
VIDEO: Autistic Child Dragged Through School Hallway By Teacher And NurseJo Grayson from Lexington, Kentucky, expected answers after her son came home from school covered in cuts and bruises, but when she obtained surveillance footage, she was appalled by what she saw.
Elk Grove Police Connecting With Kids With AutismKids with special needs got a close-up encounter with those who protect and serve at an open house on Wednesday night.
Parents Say Autistic Children Returning From Roseville School With BruisesSeveral parents in Roseville claim their autistic children are showing up from school with mysterious bruises.
Michigan Says Autism And 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.
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.
New Effort Aimed At Helping People With Developmental Disabilities Find WorkThere’s a new effort underway to create job opportunities for young adults with autism.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
Kansas City Royals Become First Team To Sign A Player With AutismTarik El-Abour is not a Major League Baseball player yet, but his signing by the Kansas City Royals marks a historic first for the national pastime.
Sacramento Man With Autism Steps Away From Qualifying For Boston MarathonJohn Almeda may be non-verbal, but his determination continues to speak volumes.
Group Aims To Help People With Autism Finds JobsA local non-profit is making a big push to help adults with autism find jobs.
Local Girl May Hold Key to Unlocking Certain Disorders and DiseasesJordan Lang is an 11-year-old Sacramento girl who might hold the genetic key to helping doctors unlock the secrets of certain intellectual disabilities, autism, Alzheimer’s and cancer.
Housing Options Help Autistic Adults Find IndependenceMasha Gregory was nervous to move out of her parents' home and into her own place, where the 26-year-old Pennsylvania woman worried about making friends and being away from her parents. But after living in her own apartment at a complex that focuses on adults with autism, she's made new friends and found she loves her independence.