- Born deaf, 11-year-old is among nation's top spellers Updated: May-24-16 5:39 pm
WASHINGTON - Making it to the Scripps National Spelling Bee is an amazing achievement for any kid, but for 11-year-old Neil Maes, being born deaf made his journey especially unlikely.
- St. Louis woman gets doctorate in audiology to help deaf son Updated: May-22-16 1:04 pm
ST. LOUIS - Carmen Valero-Aracama already had one advanced degree. She got another one for the simple reason that she wants a better understanding of her child.
- Methodist Healthcare reaches settlement with feds Updated: May-17-16 12:27 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The U.S. attorney's office in Memphis has reached a settlement with Methodist Healthcare over allegations that it did not provide effective communication with a deaf patient under the American with Disabilities Act.