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Star of the History Channel show ‘Pawn Stars’ Rick Harrison sends letter to autistic boy

Rick Harrison of 'Pawn Stars' fame - responded to an autistic boy's letter who wrote wanting to sell his Game Boy, Fox News report that the boy’s mother shared Harrison’s reply on Reddit. She is reported on the Fox News website as saying: “I encouraged ...
£400 in donations received for autistic boy’s funeral
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£400 in donations received for autistic boy’s funeral

Essex, UK -  Over £400 in donations have been received for the funeral of 20 year old autistic man Rodney Larsh. Mr Larsh, who was non verbal, was tragically struck by a train near Barking, miles from where he lived on Christmas Eve. He was found by British t...
New bill may provide more private insurance cover towards autistic children
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New bill may provide more private insurance cover towards autistic children

Augusta, Maine USA — a new bill that is being considered may mean that more children will be able to receive private insurance coverage for autism treatment. At present the current law mandates that insurance companies must provide coverage for treatment of a...
DNA testing to determine if remains are those of autistic teen Avonte Oquendo
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DNA testing to determine if remains are those of autistic teen Avonte Oquendo

New York - The search for 14 year old Avonte Oquendo who was last seen on October 4, 2013 may be over.  DNA results from remains recovered last Thursday are expected to be determined around Wednesday, January 22. After authorities were led to  the shore...
Author Chantal Sicile-Kira releases new edition of award-winning autism book
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Author Chantal Sicile-Kira releases new edition of award-winning autism book

Chantal Sicile-Kira, Carmel Valley, California - Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Complete Guide was published 10 years ago. Chantal Sicile-Kira's son, Jeremy, now aged 25 was diagnosed with autism at the age of 3 while living in France. Kristina Houck writin...