To hype its trendiest looks for fall, Nordstrom is turning to models with various disabilities clad in everything from designer boots to kids’ fashions.
Disney is fighting allegations that changes to its policy for accommodating people with disabilities at its theme parks are in violation of the ADA.
A 24-year-old with Down syndrome is suing in federal court after he was allegedly denied the opportunity to compete in the sport he loves due to his disability.
As the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act approaches next year, a new project is launching to encourage people within the disability community to share their stories.
Thousands of athletes with disabilities from across the country are converging on New Jersey for Special Olympics’ largest national games ever.
In an effort to better reflect modern life, comic book mainstay Archie and his pals are set to get their first-ever friend with a disability, the series’ creators say.
Despite a complaint, a children’s book that includes the word “retarded” will remain in the libraries of several schools.
Some of the world’s most talented athletes with intellectual disabilities will be center stage on national television under a deal with ESPN.
A 21-year-old with Asperger’s and Tourette syndromes made his mark this week when he became the first ever contestant with special needs on “Wheel of Fortune.”
An MTV documentary is taking a personal look at the path to adulthood through the lens of two brothers with autism.
The only fully-accessible home ever designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright is set to open to the public as a museum.
Disney is facing allegations of discrimination, with a lawsuit charging that modifications to a policy for accommodating people with disabilities at its theme parks violate the ADA.
The nonprofit behind Big Bird, Elmo and Abby Cadabby is launching a new effort to reduce stigma surrounding kids with autism and help those with the developmental disorder learn life skills.
One photo at a time, a mother of a girl with Down syndrome is on a mission to convince advertisers to include people with disabilities in their branding and companies are starting to listen.
A group behind efforts to make Broadway shows accessible to those with autism and other developmental disabilities is now setting its sights on accommodating young kids with special needs.