- 25 years on, disabilities act has changed lives of millions Updated: Jul-25-15 5:15 pm
NEW YORK - Five days before he was to start college, Fred Maahs' world turned upside down. Off the Delaware coast in 1980, on the last day of summer vacation, the 18-year-old took a dive from his family's boat into an unseen sandbar barely a foot below the surface, sustaining injuries that paralyzed him from the chest down.
- Iowa progressive group to host Democratic gathering Updated: Jul-21-15 12:40 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa Democrats missing the Harkin Steak Fry can gather at a new progressive event next month.
- NY disability pride parade draws thousands marking milestone Updated: Jul-12-15 6:14 pm
NEW YORK - New York City hosted its first parade Sunday supporting people with disabilities, with more than 3,000 participants heading up Broadway using wheelchairs, canes and guide dogs.