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Autism (INACTIVE)

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  • Polls close in California; now the counting begins

     
    Voting stations across California were scheduled to close at 8 p.m., but voters waiting in line at the end of polling will still be allowed to cast ballots. The counting begins immediately at 8 p.m. Many races could be decided......
  • Fashion News: Stars turn out for HollyRod fundraiser

     
    A galaxy of stars attended DesignCare 2012 on Saturday, the 14th annual fundraiser for the HollyRod Foundation, established by Rodney and Holly Robinson Peete to provide assistance to people with Parkinson's Disease and autism. Fashion designer Victoria...
  • Autism rates by state

     
    Nationally about six students in 1,000 are classified as autistic, but the rates vary widely by state. According to data reported by the U.S. Department of Education, the diagnosis is 10 times as prevalent in Minnesota as in Iowa. The map of autism...
  • Feinstein challenger Emken wants to debate

     
    Republican Elizabeth Emken has challenged Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein to a series of debates. Emken is short on campaign money and name recognition and her campaign said it is counting on news stories to help her become better known to voters....
  • Times is honored in L.A. Press Club awards

     
    The Times was honored in several categories Sunday evening in the Los Angeles Press Club's 54th annual Southern California Journalism Awards: Robert Faturechi and Jack Leonard won first prize for investigative series (large papers) for their coverage of...
  • San Diego woman admits drowning autistic son

     
    A 37-year-old San Diego woman, sobbing uncontrollably, pleaded guilty Thursday to 2nd-degree murder for drowning her 4-year-old autistic son in the bathtub of the family home. Patricia Corby was so overwhelmed by the task of caring for her son that......
  • Winners of the L.A. Times' 2011 Editorial Awards

     
    The Times' Editorial Awards for 2011, handed out in a ceremony Thursday night, honored what Editor Davan Maharaj called "the staples of our craft -- long-form feature writing, watchdog journalism and great photography ... also the creative and...
  • Emken will take on Sen. Dianne Feinstein in fall

     
    Danville autism activist Elizabeth Emken squeaked past 22 other challengers to U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Tuesday and will face the popular, well-financed lawmaker in November....
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein is assured a spot on fall ballot

     
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) leaped to a commanding lead against 23 little-known challengers, according to absentee ballot returns Tuesday night....
  • Woodbury architecture students turn sheds into cool little cabins

     
    Woodbury architecture: Architecture students at Woodbury University build clever cabins at the Shadow Hills Riding Club using little more than prefab shed kits from the hardware store....
  • More frosty weather and rain expected this weekend

     
    Keep your gloves and umbrellas out because more chilly weather and rain are expected for the last weekend of 2012, the National Weather Service says. Cold temperatures experienced throughout the region Thursday night and Friday morning were due to low.......