No change in how common autism is in US kids: about 1 in 68
About 1 in 68 school-aged children have autism or related disorders. That's the same as it was when health officials checked two years earlier.
Autism studies in girls, women getting more attention
Krista Lamando sat on a couch on a recent Friday afternoon, covered in blankets and content doing something she excels at-- figuring out puzzles.
It’s a boy for Kim and Kanye
Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West welcomed a baby boy Saturday, December 5, 2015, in Los Angeles.
Latest US estimate suggests 1 in 45 children have autism
The government has a new estimate for autism - 1 in 45 U.S. children - but other federal calculations say the developmental disorder is less common.
Amtrak trains rolling on busy Northeast Corridor
Amtrak trains began rolling between New York and Philadelphia early Monday, the first time in almost a week following a deadly crash in Philadelphia, and officials vowed to have safer trains and tracks while investigators worked to determine the cause of the derailment.
21 Indicted Following NJ Heroin Raid
Twenty-one people have been indicted following the disruption of what law enforcement officials say was a high-volume heroin distribution network.
Cause Sought in Shore Motel Fire That Killed 4
Having endured one disaster already, victims of Superstorm Sandy found a temporary refuge in a motel two blocks from the beach in this popular summer resort town.
Mom Weeps at Eatontown Dad’s Trial
A man accused of fatally throwing his 2-year-old daughter, still strapped in her car seat and tied to a car jack, into a New Jersey creek said he planned for the girl's mother to accompany him the night the little girl died, according to a letter read Thursday at his trial.
NJ Transit Skips Hearing on Super Bowl Rail Issues
For the second time in less than a month, New Jersey's top transit officials have skipped a legislative hearing on rail issues surrounding last month's Super Bowl.
Police Video of Bieber’s Urine Test Released
Police video of Justin Bieber giving a urine sample for a drug test after his arrest on driving under the influence and other charges was released by prosecutors Thursday, with sensitive portions blacked out as ordered by a judge.
’12 Years a Slave’ Rises Up at Academy Awards
Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama "12 Years a Slave" best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.
Christie: Schools Will Make Up Snow Days
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the state's schoolchildren will have to make up the snow days they've missed in this unusually harsh winter.