1st Woman With Down Syndrome Competes In Miss Minnesota USA PageantMikayla Holmgren, 22, is the first woman with Down syndrome to compete in the pageant.
Father Creates Comic Books For Son With Down SyndromeWhen Chip Reese of Wichita, KS found out his son would be born with Down Syndrome he took to his comic book collection to find characters that his son could relate to in some way.
Student Asks Friend with Down Syndrome to HomecomingThis may be one of the most heartwarming homecoming proposals ever! Kyana Chevalier knows homecoming is a big deal, so to make sure the event at Largo High School in Florida was perfect, she wanted to take someone special. So she decided to ask her friend John, who has Down Syndrome. She posted the incredible video to her Facebook and it gathered over half a million views. 
Brooklyn Teacher's Assistant Accused Of Groping Disabled GirlA New York City teacher’s assistant was charged this week with groping a 13-year-old girl with Down syndrome near the Brooklyn school where he works.
L.I. 'Buddy Walk' Raises Nearly $80K For Down SyndromeA record crowd turned out Saturday to raise money and awareness for down syndrome.
Police Find Non-Verbal Woman With Down Syndrome Who Went Missing In BrooklynA woman with Down syndrome who went missing over the weekend following a doctor's appointment in downtown Brooklyn has been found.
Non-Verbal Woman With Down Syndrome Missing From Brooklyn Home The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a woman who went missing from Mercy Home, a home that cares for people with developmental disabilities
Football Manager With Down Syndrome Plays In Game, Scores BigA high school football team manager with Down syndrome went from the sideline to the spotlight.
Couple To Sue AA After They Were Denied Flight From Newark With Disabled SonA California couple with a son with Down Syndrome said they plan to sue American Airlines, after they were denied entrance onto a plane at Newark Liberty Airport on Sunday.
NY Woman Helping Grant Wishes For People With Down Syndrome Across The Nation"People aren't always very kind so I just felt this was one way to honor people with Down syndrome and helping them have something special for themselves," said Kim Adams.
Mother Opens Up About Giving Birth To 1 And A Half Pound Baby GirlDoctors didn't hold out much hope for Patricia Wipple's daughter.

More From CBS New York

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
Get Our Morning Briefs
Bloomberg WCBS Tri-State Business Index

Watch & Listen LIVE