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Autistic Boy Drowns In River While School Marked Him Present Three Times

A 14-year-old boy in Rochester, New York wandered away from his school without any employees noticing, and later drowned in the nearby Genesee River. Before authorities…

PBS Welcomes A Puppet With Autism To ‘Sesame Street’

Sesame Street is welcoming a new puppet to the neighborhood. Julia has a strong connection to art, loves to sing and has autism. NPR reports the introduction of Julia…

Ne-Yo, Magic Johnson Come Out for 15th Annual DesignCare In Malibu

Holly Robinson Peete & The Peete Family hosted the 15th annual DesignCare at a private estate in Malibu on Saturday, July 27. Guests included Garcelle Beauvais, Leah…

J. Cole Apologizes for Autism Lyric on ‘Jodeci Freestyle’

“I’m artistic, you n*ggas is autistic, retarded,” raps J. Cole on his feature for Drake’s “Jodeci Freestyle.” Drake released the track last month, but Cole was soon…

Celebrity Vixens Who Are Autism Awareness Advocates

Autism is a national epidemic. Did you know that one in 88 American children (one in 54 American boys) are diagnosed with the condition? Today (April 2) marks the 6th…

Holly Robinson Peete Fires Off at 50 Cent for Negative Autism Tweet

Actress Holly Robinson Peete has decided to give 50 Cent a piece of her mind after he made an insensitive statement about autism. When a fan tweeted 50 “Release the…

Bilal Talks Raising Autistic Son, Dedicates Song

Like Toni Braxton, Bilal is vocal about having a son with Autism. He recently released a song dedicated to his oldedst son who is afflicted with the disorder entitled…

50 Tyson To Perform At Important Event for Autism

The Autism Society of Minnesota announced today its 11th annual Steps of Hope fundraising walk to be held Sunday, March 6th at Ridgedale Center in Minnesonta. The walk…