| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:25 PM
The Global Down Syndrome Foundation hosted the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Preview. This high style, fun evening included a fashion preview featuring the sophisticated, “urban bohemian” look from the Wink collection worn by models with...
| May 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
In his column in the May 3 American News, George Will slapped the faces of more than 76 million Americans.
After stroking his own ego by declaring how rewarding, nay heroic, it is that he and his wife chose to raise their Down syndrome son rather than...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:31 PM
A rare piece of history flew into central Indiana on Tuesday.
One of just nine remaining B-17 bombers is in Zionsville this week for a special event, and on Tuesday Fox59 News got a tour of the airplane and a special flight.
"The aircraft had a total of...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:04 PM
June Harris had a heart for nursing.
For 33 years, after graduating from Hagerstown Junior College’s nursing program, she worked in her field.
She started at Reeders Nursing Home, then got a job as a medical-surgical nurse at Shady Grove Hospital...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:40 PM
The Olympics may have wrapped up, but in Connecticut, teams of Special Olympians are just gearing up for their next games. We got the inside on what gives them that competitive edge.
The Agostino family is going for gold, with the family’s bowling...
| May 24, 2012
| 11:49 PM
The first time she saw her son walk, like any other mom that is proud of her children she couldn’t hold back her tears. In Yanette Padilla’s case this moment was extra special. Her son, Hiram Beltran is 20 months old and diagnosed with Down...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 10:33 AM
The Huntington Beach Lions Club donated the money it raised from selling fireworks during the Fourth of July holiday to nonprofits in the city.
The club gave $5,000 each to the Huntington Beach Therapeutic Riding Center and Huntington Beach Boy Scout...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 12:56 PM
The F.R.I.E.N.D.S 11th Annual Down Syndrome Buddy Walk is at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Baker Park in Frederick.
Activities include a slow-paced walk around Baker Park, petting zoo, Moon Bounce, ice cream, community resources, games, entertainment,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Scientists have pinpointed a likely source for many cases of autism and schizophrenia: Men who become fathers later in life pass on more brand-new genetic mutations to their offspring.
The finding buttresses observations from population studies that...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:46 AM
Chicago police tonight were searching for a missing young man with a disability that makes it difficult for him to communicate with others.
Eddie Reynoso, 19, was last seen at about 4:30 p.m. today at his home near Belmont and Laramie avenues in the...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 9:16 AM
A Wichita man with Downs syndrome is recovering after police say he was beaten with a hammer and screw driver.
The incident happened Friday night in the 300 block of South Meadow Haven.
Police say the victim's brother was worried about suspected abuse,...
| May 31, 2012
Gayle Anderson watching Gus Martinez of the Los Angeles Police Department. Mr. Martinez is attempting to set a new world record for the "Longest Ride on a Fair Ground/Theme Park Attraction," which currently stands at 24 hours and 30 minutes.