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Usatoday.com: Police believe they've found body of missing Maddox Ritch, an autistic 6-year-old boy

Usatoday.com: Police believe they've found body of missing Maddox Ritch, an autistic 6-year-old boy

USA Today NetworkWCNC-TV, Charlotte, N.C. Published 3:56 p.m. ET Sept. 27, 2018

Maddox Ritch, 6, of Gastonia, North Carolina, was last seen Sept. 22, 2018, at Rankin Lake Park in Gastonia. Police believe they found his body Sept. 27.(Photo: Courtesy of FBI)

GASTONIA, N.C. — Search crews found a body

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Usatoday.com: Search for Maddox Ritch, an autistic North Carolina boy, grows more desperate in fifth day

Usatoday.com: Search for Maddox Ritch, an autistic North Carolina boy, grows more desperate in fifth day

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According to Gastonia, North Carolina Police, Maddox Ritch was last seen Saturday afternoon. Prior to his disappearance, he was last seen with his father and another adult. Authorities say, Ritch has autism and is nonverbal. USA TODAY

Maddox Ritch, 6, was last seen at Rankin Lake Park in

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Usatoday.com: Missing autistic, nonverbal child Maddox Ritch sets off massive search in North Carolina

Usatoday.com: Missing autistic, nonverbal child Maddox Ritch sets off massive search in North Carolina

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According to Gastonia, North Carolina Police, Maddox Ritch was last seen Saturday afternoon. Prior to his disappearance, he was last seen with his father and another adult. Authorities say, Ritch has autism and is nonverbal. USA TODAY

Maddox Ritch, 6, was last seen at Rankin Lake Park in

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Usatoday.com: Tennessee father killed his 5-year-old autistic son then hid his body, police say

Usatoday.com: Tennessee father killed his 5-year-old autistic son then hid his body, police say

USA Today NetworkNate Rau and Chris Gadd, The Tennessean Published 3:11 p.m. ET April 7, 2018

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Investigators found a footprint in the search for Joe Clyde Daniels on Friday, offering some hope that the boy could be found alive.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released additional photos of

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Usatoday.com: Mom fed daughter bleach chemical to 'help' her autism, police say

Usatoday.com: Mom fed daughter bleach chemical to 'help' her autism, police say

A mother added hydrochloric acid and a water purifying solution to her child’s drinks to “help” her autism, according to a police report.(Photo: Beeldbewerking, Getty Images/iStockphoto)

A mother added a chemical typically found in bleach to her daughter’s drinks to “help” her autism, according to a police report. 

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Usatoday.com: 'Science is still out' on autism, vaccine link, new health official says

Usatoday.com: 'Science is still out' on autism, vaccine link, new health official says

Patricia McManus was appointed the city’s interim health commissioner by the Milwaukee Common Council on Tuesday.(Photo: Mary Spicuzza, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Milwaukee’s newly picked top health official told a radio audience that “the science is still out” on whether there’s a link between some vaccines and autism.

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Usatoday.com: ABC's 'The Good Doctor' takes on sexual harassment in timely new episode

Usatoday.com: ABC's 'The Good Doctor' takes on sexual harassment in timely new episode

Freddie Highmore stars as Dr. Shaun Murphy on ABC hit ‘The Good Doctor.'(Photo: Eike Schroter, ABC)

Sexual harassment is going under the knife on The Good Doctor. 

In Monday’s mid-season finale episode of ABC’s breakout medical procedural (10 ET/PT), which has surpassed This Is Us as the highest-rated

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Usatoday.com: Autistic boy gets huge birthday party after no one RSVPs

Usatoday.com: Autistic boy gets huge birthday party after no one RSVPs

Mathias B.(Photo: Jacqueline Devine/Daily News)

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. — When Lisa Schramel planned her autistic son Mathias’ sixth birthday party almost a month ago, she was heartbroken when no one responded to the invitation.

Schramel took to Facebook to vent her frustrations and soon was astounded by the response she received.

“Back in

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Usatoday.com: Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Damon have awkward dinner for Jon Stewart's charity event

Usatoday.com: Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Damon have awkward dinner for Jon Stewart's charity event

We would donate good money to watch a breakdance battle between Jon Stewart and Jimmy Kimmel, though. (Photo: Randy Holmes, ABC)

Jon Stewart is popping back into late night TV — and surprising viewers with awkward videos in the process.

The comedian stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to promote his

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Usatoday.com: How characters with autism got starring roles on TV's 'Good Doctor,' 'Atypical,' 'Claws'

Usatoday.com: How characters with autism got starring roles on TV's 'Good Doctor,' 'Atypical,' 'Claws'

Freddie Highmore plays Dr. Shaun Murphy, a surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, in ABC’s ‘The Good Doctor.'(Photo: Liane Hentscher, ABC)

As autism has increased in frequency and recognition in society, TV is welcoming more characters with the condition. 

The lead characters of Netflix’s Atypical (now streaming), ABC’s The

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