Inglewood Boy, 9, With Autism Found Dead After Hours-Long SearchZavire Portis, who was non-verbal, was reported missing after he walked away from his mother's parked vehicle.
LA County Celebrates Year Anniversary Of Program That Tracks People With Alzheimer's, DementiaSince the program launched, a dozen people with bracelets went missing and all 12 were found safely.
Dozens Of Genes Linked To Autism, UCLA Researchers FindThe study mapped the DNA of 2,300 people from almost 500 families and found 69 genes that could increase a child’s risk for autism spectrum disorder.
Ninth Annual Stephanie's Day Brightens Up Studio CityThe lot was filled for the special day -- a resource fair for families impacted by autism and other special needs.
Stephanie's Day: Group Targets Early Intervention, Treatment For Kids With Autism"It’s pretty hard knowing your kid has a disability," Maria Vargas says, "but it's also a relief because he’s getting help."
Community Mourns 6-Year-Old Boy Police Believe Was MurderedShelby Collins didn't know the boy, "But I know he was probably an amazing child that never had the chance to shine."
Stephanie's StorySteve Mauldin is the President and General Manager of CBS2/KCAL9, but first and foremost he is a dad and one of the biggest joys in his life is his daughter Stephanie.
DA Wants More Evidence In Videotaped Beating Of Man With Autism In Rolling Hills EstatesThe son of the mayor of Rolling Hills was arrested on assault and robbery charges in the attack.
Search For Missing Man With AutismA Long Beach family is pleading for your help tonight as they search for a missing 20-year-old man who has autism. Jeff Nguyen reports.
'Despicable': Man With Autism Punched Several Times At In-N-Out WindowThe man with autism was ordering food at a walk-up window when the suspect apparently attacked him for not moving aside fast enough after ordering his food.
Boy With Autism Taunted, Slapped By Female Student In LancasterKCAL9's Chris Holmstrom said the video outraged both students and parents.
Michigan Says Autism And Arthritis Now Treatable By Medical MarijuanaMichigan has added several medical conditions to the state's list of ailments which qualify for a medical marijuana prescription.
Cops Save Autistic Teen's Birthday When Only 3 People Show UpFirst responders in Arkansas made a different kind rescue recently as they saved an autistic teen's birthday party after his friends didn't show up.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.