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Abc7chicago.com: Man with autism located after going missing at O'Hare Airport

Abc7chicago.com: Man with autism located after going missing at O'Hare Airport

CHICAGO —

A 26-year-old man who was reported missing from O’Hare International Airport has been located, Chicago police said.

Mohamed Nasser-Musleh, who is autistic and believed to be “high risk”, was last seen Saturday at the airport, according to Chicago police. On Tuesday, police said Nasser-Musleh was located in Wood Dale

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Abc7chicago.com: Body found in Gastonia, NC, confirmed to be Maddox Ritch, missing 6-year-old with autism

Abc7chicago.com: Body found in Gastonia, NC, confirmed to be Maddox Ritch, missing 6-year-old with autism

GASTONIA, N.C. —

Authorities confirmed Monday the body found last week in a North Carolina creek was a 6-year-old boy who went missing days earlier.

Gastonia police announced in a statement Monday that the Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the body found last week was Maddox Ritch. Police say

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Abc7chicago.com: Body found in Gastonia, NC, believed to be Maddox Ritch, missing 6-year-old boy with autism

Abc7chicago.com: Body found in Gastonia, NC, believed to be Maddox Ritch, missing 6-year-old boy with autism

GASTONIA, N.C. —

Search crews discovered Thursday a body believed to be missing 6-year-old Maddox Ritch, a little more than one mile from where his father had last seen him.

In an emotional news conference after the discovery, Gastonia Police Chief Robert Helton tearfully told reporters, “this is not the

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Abc7chicago.com: Brookfield Zoo initiative aims to make visits by children with disabilities easier

Abc7chicago.com: Brookfield Zoo initiative aims to make visits by children with disabilities easier

BROOKFIELD, Ill. (WLS) —

Brookfield Zoo’s initiative, called “Zoo for All,” is making sure families with children of with disabilities can take part in all that the zoo has to offer.

To help make visits more inclusive, new zoo additions include an inclusion resource center and family room at the

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Abc7chicago.com: Second City expands improv for youth with autism to western suburbs

Abc7chicago.com: Second City expands improv for youth with autism to western suburbs

Chicago’s Second City has expanded their Improv for Autism program to young adults with autism in the western suburbs.

Every Saturday, Giant Steps Therapeutic Day School is transformed into a Second City Improv Class.

“With Second City, they are so innovative themselves and they saw opportunities so we kind of migrated

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Abc7chicago.com: Second City expands Improv for Autism to western suburbs

Abc7chicago.com: Second City expands Improv for Autism to western suburbs

Chicago’s Second City has expanded their Improv for Autism program to young adults with autism in the western suburbs.

Every Saturday, Giant Steps Therapeutic Day School is transformed into a Second City Improv Class.

“With Second City, they are so innovative themselves and they saw opportunities so we kind of migrated

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