Libya News: Deaf rebels fight against desposed dictator Muammar Gaddafi and against widespread discrimination and isolation under the old regime. In Misrata unit of 86 deaf soldiers have won respect for their bravery and their ability in the ongoing battles against Gaddafi.
September, 20 2011 2:55 PM
WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators have filed civil fraud charges against a man who they say raised about $3.4 million in a scam targeting deaf investors. The Securities and Exchange Commission announced the charges Friday against Jody Dunn of Corinth, Texas.
September, 15 2011 11:11 AM
People who are deaf or hard of hearing have long complained that going to watch a film can be an unsatisfactory experience, with subtitled films on at unsociable times and often suffering from technical problems.
August, 25 2011 5:11 PM
Every parent has been there. A toddler is throwing a tantrum that leaves the parents clueless as to what their child is desiring. It's a centuries-old problem that Ginger Cleveland said many parents are solving with sign language.
April, 11 2011 10:40 AM
Schools across the nation have been cutting traditional foreign language programs, while enrollment of students studying those languages has been climbing, according to two recent studies on the subject. Arabic, Chinese, Korean and American Sign Language have displayed a significantly increasing presence in higher education curricula, according to a report by the Modern Language Association.
April, 11 2011 10:39 AM
The current season ofCelebrity Apprentice is amazing. Here's an example as to why: on tonight's episode, Star Jones took her ignorance of Marlee Matlin's deafness to a new level when she actually tried to whisper into Matlin's ear.
April, 04 2011 12:04 PM
Deaf TV interviewer tries to interview some pretty ladies that don't speak sign language. A presentation of the Just For Laughs Gags. The funny hidden camera pranks show for the whole family. Juste pour rire les gags, l'émission de caméra caché la plus comique de la télé!
April, 04 2011 8:39 AM
ESPN Video: Gallaudet University, a liberal arts school for the deaf, has had a magical season in which their women's basketball team has been selected to the NCAA Div. III Tournament for the first time since 1999
March, 07 2011 1:26 PM
When "The French Chef" appeared on PBS in 1972 with captions, it marked the first TV show ever to be fully accessible to the deaf and hard of hearing. For the next decade, people with disabilities enjoyed more and more captioned TV, culminating in a 1990 law that required all TV shows to be captioned.
February, 25 2011 11:03 PM
Address NY Gov. Cuomo's budget proposal which also cuts 4201 schools' appropriations fund. 4201 schools are for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind and Physically Handicapped students. (Captions)
February, 24 2011 11:27 PM
:: BREAKING NEWS: JAROMIR RUDA, the Organizator of Deaflympics Games, is already in the hands of the police! It happened last night in the Slovakia-Hungary border during a routine check at the border Rusovce.
February, 20 2011 4:29 PM
Cops arrested on Saturday evening during a routine check organizer Deaflympic Games Jaromir Ruda."A person suspected of crime was arrested yesterday evening during a routine check at the border Rusovce," confirmed SITA Police Presidium spokeswoman Andrea Dobiášová."The criminal acts are ongoing, it is not possible to provide more information," she said.Office for the Fight against Corruption is investigating in connection with Deaflympic Games received a complaint.Case record as a crime of fraud.
February, 20 2011 1:50 PM