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Teacher adopts student with Down syndrome after his mom dies of cancer

A Massachusetts teacher and her family opened their hearts and lives to a teenager with Down syndrome, taking him in after his mother died of breast cancer.

Video of high school student asking girlfriend to homecoming will make you swoon

When two people have known each other since the age of 3, it can be hard to really, really surprise one another.

North Carolina wrestler inspires all around him

Earl "Early Bird" Horan is something of a local celebrity in Hope Mills.

First and newest Gerber babies pose for adorable photo

Lucas Warren was named the newest poster baby for Gerber baby food earlier this year, now he's in the spotlight again for taking an adorable photo with the original Gerber baby.

HOME RUN: Baseball player with Down syndrome celebrates with dance moves

Every hit is a home run in one baseball league on Long Island, New York, and the players are celebrating in big ways -- especially Billy, who rounded out his trot around the bases with some impressive dance moves.

WATCH: Toddler with Down syndrome sings with sister thanks to music therapy

A mom captured this beautiful moment when she came out of the shower and saw her daughter singing to her baby brother Bo, who has Down syndrome and a 12-word vocabulary.

Kasich signs law banning abortions for Down syndrome

Ohio is prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome, joining two other states with similarly strict legislation.

Looking back at Amy Wright’s journey: “It starts with a voice”

Amy Wright is a mother of four. Two of her children are diagnosed with Down Syndrome. She'll surely tell you they are two of the best parts of her world. And her message to our world: "It starts with a voice."

First woman with Down Syndrome competes in Miss USA state pageant

Mikayla Holmgren made history Sunday night when she became the first woman with Down syndrome to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA pageant.

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