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Stoughton Police Replace Autistic Child’s iPad After It Was Stolen

Stoughton police are looking for a thief who stole an iPad that belonged to a boy with special needs.

08/22/2013

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No Bail For Providence Couple In Northboro Murder

Two people from Rhode Island have been ordered held without bail after pleading not guilty to killing a 19-year-old autistic Worcester man.

04/05/2012

Christopher Duffley performs at the Verizon Wireless Arena. (credit: YouTube)

Autistic, Blind NH Boy Sings For Thousands

Nine-year-old Christopher Duffley is blind and autistic and has his gift for singing has put him in front of large crowds to sing the national anthem.

03/16/2011

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Close Birth Spacing May Raise Autism Risk

Close birth spacing may put a second-born child at higher risk for autism, suggests a preliminary study based on more than a half-million children.

01/10/2011