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Autistic photographers share their cherry blossom visions

The group of five photographers snapping away at the Tidal Basin Wednesday afternoon looked like every group of people admiring the cherry blossoms. But these men see the world differently. They are autistic.

Thursday - 04/10/2014, 05:29am EDT

Tags: alicia lozano, photography, photographer, cherry blossoms

Police: Md. teacher flees country to avoid sex abuse charges

The family of a 15-year-old autistic boy who was sexually abused by his teacher speaks to reporters. The teacher meanwhile faces multiple sex abuse charges and has fled the country.

Tuesday - 12/03/2013, 09:30pm EST

Tags: Frost School, police, crime, sexual abuse, Rockville, Md., Kate Ryan


Autistic teen's body pulled from Portsmouth creek

Friday - 08/23/2013, 07:00am EDT

Tags: WAVY-TV, drowning

Change for Asperger's designation to benefit patients

Families of children with Asperger's disorder are concerned about a diagnostic change that now includes the condition within the autism spectrum. But an area doctor says the condition should benefit patients.

Sunday - 12/09/2012, 12:26pm EST

Tags: medical diagnosis, Kate Ryan, Kennedy Krieger Institute


Va man creates app for autistic son

Joe Hill watched his son press a finger against the screen of an iPhone, pull back an animated slingshot, and fire a bird through the virtual air.

Monday - 01/09/2012, 05:53pm EST

Tags: Aeir Talk, Joe Hill, The Virginian-Pilot