A supervisor at an Anne Arundel County facility for vulnerable adults is accused of sexual abuse.
A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.
New developments in the case of the Southern Maryland boy who suffers from autism allegedly abused by two girls.
The prevalence of autism is growing in the United States. It now affects one of every 68 children.
New numbers released this week show more and more children are being diagnosed with autism. It’s 30 percent higher than it was two years ago.
The government’s estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years.
Montgomery County Police say a teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old autistic student has fled to Hong Kong to avoid prosecution.
A Thurmont man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for fondling a 13-year-old girl who has a form of autism.
More than a million people in America are living with autism. As part of WJZ’s Continuing Community Commitment, we are sponsoring the ROAR for Autism event at Oregon Ridge this Sunday.
It was a joyous day at a Southwest Baltimore grade school. There were five finalists for the Baltimore City Public Schools Teacher Of The Year, but only one winner.
It’s Autism Awareness Month, and researchers at Baltimore’s Kennedy Krieger Institute have developed a new initiative to help identify autism in infant siblings of children with the disorder.
A new government report suggests the number of children with autism in the U.S. is underestimated.