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Babyology
Hugo Weaving and his nephew explores the challenges of autismActor Hugo Weaving’s nephew Ky Greenwood has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). He
Hugo Weaving and his nephew explores the challenges of autism
Babyology / Posted 6 minutes ago
Actor Hugo Weaving’s nephew Ky Greenwood has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). He was born with it; in fact, boys are four times more likely to be born with ASD than girls. Now Ky and Weaving have teamed up to star in a short animated film that... Read more
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NBC Miami
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC Miami / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
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NBC New York
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC New York / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC Chicago / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
6 related stories
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NBC Washington
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC Washington / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
6 related stories
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NBC San Diego
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC San Diego / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
6 related stories
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NBC Bay Area
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emailsin an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,
Fact Check: A Look at Trump's Comments on Clinton's Emails
NBC Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to conceal them.” The 15,000 emails weren’t “just recently found,” and they are not all work-related. Unique Autism 'Calming Room' at Theme Park in Tenn. A small room, only 19 by 11 feet, is drawing new families to the Dollywood... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Lack of vaccinations cause concern amongst parents, doctorsyou can opt out for personal reasons as well. Fears that vaccinations can lead
Lack of vaccinations cause concern amongst parents, doctors
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
you can opt out for personal reasons as well. Fears that vaccinations can lead to side effects, specifically causing autism or ADHD, are blamed for many of the opt outs. Many healthcare professionals say that vaccinations do not cause those... Read more
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express
The super supplements that pack a nutritional punch: the ones WORTH taking and whya fantastic effect on children’s brain health, including memory and concentrati
The super supplements that pack a nutritional punch: the ones WORTH taking and why
express / Posted 2 hours ago
a fantastic effect on children’s brain health, including memory and concentration levels, as well as helping with ADHD and Autism. Related videos Family goes on 'sugar diet' for a year Kim Kardashian documents strict diet on Snapchat What to do... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Neil deGrasse Tyson Spanks Conservative Pundit After ‘Horse’s Astrophysicist’ Cracktask to accomplish,” Tyson wrote. “Climate change deniers are misinformed. But
Neil deGrasse Tyson Spanks Conservative Pundit After ‘Horse’s Astrophysicist’ Crack
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
task to accomplish,” Tyson wrote. “Climate change deniers are misinformed. But so are people who think vaccines gives you autism. And so are people who think genetically modified foods are bad for you. These science-denying postures cross... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
former fbi agent reviewing past jcps investigationsof it is, you can't just say it. You have to do it,” Brian Long, a former JCPS
former fbi agent reviewing past jcps investigations
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 hours ago
of it is, you can't just say it. You have to do it,” Brian Long, a former JCPS parent said. Long's son Brennon, who has autism, was sent to the hospital with two broken femurs after being restrained by a JCPS employee in 2014. The school... Read more
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Western Advocate
Jackson finds his best buda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Jackson finds his best bud
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. Late on... Read more
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Western Advocate
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shockeda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shocked
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. BEST MATES:... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jackson finds his best buda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Jackson finds his best bud
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. Late on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shockeda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shocked
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. BEST MATES:... Read more
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The Young Witness
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shockeda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Malicious vandalism leaves residents shocked
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. BEST MATES:... Read more
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The Young Witness
Jackson finds his best buda cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight o
Jackson finds his best bud
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
a cockatiel, had escaped from his cage on Sunday afternoon and flown straight over the house. Jackson, who has autism, and his family had been desperately searching for him since, walking the streets and knocking on doors. Late on... Read more
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express
'I miss Diana every day' Tearjerking moment Prince William comforts boy who lost his mumis to talk about it as a family. It’s OK to feel sad, it's OK for you to miss h
'I miss Diana every day' Tearjerking moment Prince William comforts boy who lost his mum
express / Posted 4 hours ago
is to talk about it as a family. It’s OK to feel sad, it's OK for you to miss her." William, 34, made Ben, who has mild autism, and his brothers Thomas, 20, and Richard, 24, and their father Gary, 48, promise that they would keep talking to each... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prizepublished with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prize
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 6 hours ago
published with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes that psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia are diametric opposites on a mental illness spectrum. The theory also posits that human mental... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prizepublished with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prize
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 hours ago
published with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes that psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia are diametric opposites on a mental illness spectrum. The theory also posits that human mental... Read more
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BC Local News
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prizepublished with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes
SFU evolutionary biologist receives Sterling Prize
BC Local News / Posted 6 hours ago
published with co-author and sociologist Christopher Badcock in 2008, proposes that psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia are diametric opposites on a mental illness spectrum. The theory also posits that human mental... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Counting down to 'Hamilton': Your guide to the Broadway season at ASU Gammagebuffs. Innovative visuals power this adaption of the Mark Haddon novel, a sort-
Counting down to 'Hamilton': Your guide to the Broadway season at ASU Gammage
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
buffs. Innovative visuals power this adaption of the Mark Haddon novel, a sort-of mystery whose hero is a teenage boy with autism. It engages the emotions and the intellect in equal measure. The winner of five Tony Awards in 2015, including best... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Bassingbourn dance school named in nationwide campaign to highlight 100 small businessesmatter and we use dance as a teaching and participation tool. “Some of our dan
Bassingbourn dance school named in nationwide campaign to highlight 100 small businesses
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 7 hours ago
matter and we use dance as a teaching and participation tool. “Some of our dancers have a range of disabilities including autism and communication disorders and we use Makaton sign language in our pre-school dance classes, not only because it’s a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Myrtle Beach Airport unveils autism-friendly Quiet Roommorning was an emotional one for Surfside Beach local Becky Large, who is the f
Myrtle Beach Airport unveils autism-friendly Quiet Room
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 hours ago
morning was an emotional one for Surfside Beach local Becky Large, who is the founder of CAN. She watched her own son with autism cut the ribbon to officially open the Quiet Room at the Myrtle Beach International Airport. “Really overwhelming, and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Disabled San Diego Man Seeks To Have Voting Rights Restoredits feet." For years, California judges had stripped away the voting rights of
Disabled San Diego Man Seeks To Have Voting Rights Restored
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
its feet." For years, California judges had stripped away the voting rights of people with some disabilities, including autism, Down syndrome and cerebral palsy, "almost as a matter of routine," Coleman said. Mandy Griffith, an assistant U.S.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Diabetes drug linked to decreased weight gain in children with autism spectrum disorderhydrochloride was associated with decreased weight gain in a small clinical tri
Diabetes drug linked to decreased weight gain in children with autism spectrum disorder
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 hours ago
hydrochloride was associated with decreased weight gain in a small clinical trial of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder who were taking atypical antipsychotics to treat symptoms of irritability and agitation, according... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The Woo Boat, part 3: Andrew Wakefield goes full Mike Adams antivaxcase series published in The Lancet claiming to find an association between vac
The Woo Boat, part 3: Andrew Wakefield goes full Mike Adams antivax
ScienceBlogs / Posted 8 hours ago
case series published in The Lancet claiming to find an association between vaccination with the MMR vaccine and regressive autism 1998 launched a thousand autism quacks and so frightened British parents that MMR uptake plummeted and the measles,... Read more
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The Columbian
Disabled man seeks restored voting rightsits feet.” For years, California judges had stripped away the voting rights of
Disabled man seeks restored voting rights
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
its feet.” For years, California judges had stripped away the voting rights of people with some disabilities, including autism, Down syndrome and cerebral palsy, “almost as a matter of routine,” Coleman said. Mandy Griffith, an assistant U.S.... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Bury Times
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Bury Times / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Gazette
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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guardian-series
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
guardian-series / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pitts: How conservative pundits helped break realityare bizarre conspiracy theories limited to the right. As anyone who has ever ar
Pitts: How conservative pundits helped break reality
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
are bizarre conspiracy theories limited to the right. As anyone who has ever argued the supposed link between vaccines and autism can attest, they have infiltrated the left, too. This, then, is the legacy of modern conservatism: a nation where... Read more
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Harrow Times
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Harrow Times / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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This is West Country
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
This is West Country / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Gazette News
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Gazette News / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Bolton News
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Bolton News / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Prince William admits 'I still miss my mum everyday and it's been 20 years'their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Prince William admits 'I still miss my mum everyday and it's been 20 years'
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. The Duchess of Cambridge meets the public William said:... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Family defends woman accused of putting 4-day-old son in...there were many people in Blackwell's house on Rose Street that February night.
Family defends woman accused of putting 4-day-old son in...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
there were many people in Blackwell's house on Rose Street that February night. They believe another young child, who has autism, put the baby in the refrigerator. "I think it's all bull (expletive)," Billy Lewis said. "She didn't hurt the child.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Family defends woman accused of putting 4-day-old son in...there were many people in Blackwell's house on Rose Street that February night.
Family defends woman accused of putting 4-day-old son in...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
there were many people in Blackwell's house on Rose Street that February night. They believe another young child, who has autism, put the baby in the refrigerator. "I think it's all bull (expletive)," Billy Lewis said. "She didn't hurt the child.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: How conservative pundits helped break realityare bizarre conspiracy theories limited to the right. As anyone who has ever ar
Leonard Pitts: How conservative pundits helped break reality
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 hours ago
are bizarre conspiracy theories limited to the right. As anyone who has ever argued the supposed link between vaccines and autism can attest, they have infiltrated the left, too. This, then, is the legacy of modern conservatism: a nation where... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visittheir grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met
Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
their grief. The teenager, who was the youngest of the three brothers that met the royal couple and who suffers from autism, explained to the Duke how he was struggling with the loss. William said: "As four boys, you have to talk a lot... Read more
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