Inspired by her 2-year-old cousin, the reigning Miss Minnesota, Danielle Hooper, will go to Menomonie High School's prom this weekend with Charlie Gainey, an 18-year-old junior who has Down syndrome.SEE ALSO: Target praised for using model with Down syndrome in adHooper, 20, is a junior at UW-Stout. ... More >>
Over the holidays, Target Corp. quietly did something small that is generating big praise.Without trying to draw attention to itself or the child, Target included a young boy with Down syndrome in one of its clothing advertisements. It might not seem like much at first, but the intentional, untru ... More >>
Herbert House copycatted his own crime.Herbert House, the 22-year-old man who forced a disabled woman to give him oral sex while riding the bus in February, did almost the exact same thing in August 2010.House, who's already serving five years for the first crime, was charged Tuesday with third-d ... More >>
Herbert Lee House was in "the zone."Police say that a 19-year-old woman with Down syndrome who rode the Route 64 bus through downtown St. Paul last Tuesday was totally dependent on others for her well being.
Herbert Lee House took advantage of that vulnerability by persuading her to perform ... More >>