Latest Down syndrome News

Coyotes among organizations hiring "Angels" as greeters

Dec. 22, 2021 19:43 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Matthew Adams and Chase Baird line the entrance to the Arizona Coyotes' team store like sentinels of joy, bumping fists, slapping backs, energizing every person who walks through. Decked out in matching Coyotes Christmas hats, the two best buddies work their...

Justices asked to let Arizona enforce ban on some abortions

Dec. 14, 2021 16:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona asked the Supreme Court Tuesday to allow enforcement of a ban on abortions performed solely because of Down syndrome and other genetic abnormalities. The request from the state's Republican attorney general, Mark Brnovich, comes as the high court is...

Police say owner makes up story about child in stolen car

Nov. 01, 2021 10:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A Queens man who wanted to get his stolen car back told police falsely that there was a 7-year-old boy with Down syndrome in the car, police said Monday. The car owner made up the story about the child so that officers would work harder to find his red...