This is Frankie's story -- the story of how a dedicated Duke doctor, a tenacious Wolfpack hoopster and an aspiring Clemson Tiger turned a Down syndrome diagnosis into a young man's dream.

Shéri Brynard was born with an extra chromosome and a fighting spirit. Having Down Syndrome classified Brynard as intellectually disabled, and not many people expected her to go far.

CHATTANOOGA, TN (WTVC/CNN) - A couple in Tennessee is outraged after they say a hairdresser refused service to their son because he has Down syndrome.

When Jessica Whitsitt found out she was pregnant in 2016, her husband, Builder 1st Class Brian Whitsitt, a Seabee, was deployed in the South Pacific and would remain overseas until after she gave birth.

Her mothers says she refused to set limits on her daughter's potential.

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Don't shoot, I'm disabled

Hundreds of people are killed by police in the US each year, and much attention has been paid recently to the high proportion that are black. But there's another disturbing trend that is rarely discussed.

A Coles Scaffolding Contractors Ltd firm in Swindon has given 29-year-old Todd Scanlon a permanent, part-time contract after he apparently 'begged' owner Martyn Coles, 35, repeatedly over the course of two years.

In 2017, when Andrew Harris climbed Wyoming’s towering Grand Teton with his brother-in-law Max Hammer and his sister, Amy Hammer, becoming the first person with Down Syndrome to make the 7,000-foot climb, he inspired the entire mountain community.

When teenage waiter Evren serves customers at Istanbul’s Smile Cafe, he always has one request.

A 23-year-old with Down's syndrome has told BBC Radio 5 Live that people's misconceptions about the condition make her feel sad.

It's Fashion Week season, and major cities around the world are gearing up to show off the latest trends in high fashion clothing and accessories.

Meet these incredible individiuals determined to use their talents and abilities to make a difference.

The fashion world just got a bit more real

Nicole Perkins works as a teaching assistant at a Birmingham school for children with learning difficulties.

Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras gave a young fan a pleasant surprise on Thursday.

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