Tatyana McFadden set a goal for herself this year: to win four marathons. Born with Spina Bifida, the athlete did just that.
Security was tighter than ever at the New York City Marathon in light of the Boston Marathon attacks, but that did not stop some 50,000 runners from pounding the pavement.
A pedestrian in a wheelchair was struck by a car while trying to cross the street in Charles County.
An heroic story underground at the nation’s capital. Two reluctant heroes save a man’s life.
A 52-year-old man with cerebral palsy is traveling by motorized wheelchair from Michigan to Washington, D.C., as part of an effort to push for the legalization of marijuana.
Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about PurpleSwim Baltimore. Don and Marty had “Coffee With” participants from the National Veterans Wheelchair Games.
A Metro spokesman says two transit officers involved in a confrontation with a man in a wheelchair have had their police powers suspended.
A video posted on YouTube shows two Metro Transit police officers forcing a man in a wheelchair to the ground outside a Metro station, and the police chief has announced a formal review of the officers’ actions.
Wheelchair-accessible taxis have begun operating in Washington.