| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:25 PM
In 1987, a Scoutmaster at a camp in northeast Georgia was accused of fondling a boy in a sleeping bag.
The local Boy Scouts executive, Wayne Brock, followed Scouting procedures and documented the allegation before forwarding it to the group's Texas...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Heading the ball is a key soccer skill, but a new study finds that players who headed the ball frequently were more likely to suffer brain injury and damage their memory than their fellow players who were a little less headstrong, so to speak.
| Jun 9, 2013
| 7:04 PM
A 69-year-old Las Vegas man died after an ill-fated trip into the Lake Mead National Recreation Area with four Boy Scouts and another visitor over the weekend, officials said.
The Boy Scouts had gotten lost in the blazing heat and called officials for...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Next week, the U.S. Open returns to Merion Golf Club outside Philadelphia for the fifth time since the club was established 100 years ago. It has played host to some of professional golf's most memorable moments, including Bobby Jones' completion of the...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:34 PM
GRAPEVINE, Texas — In a highly anticipated vote Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay youth starting next year, the latest sign of a shift in American attitudes toward gays and lesbians.
The resolution was adopted with more...
| May 24, 2013
| 11:07 AM
The Boy Scouts of America lifted a ban on openly gay youth Thursday, a change that will begin January of next year. A ban on gay Scout leaders remains in place.
More than 61% of the Boy Scouts national council approved a resolution overturning the...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 4:29 PM
The Times on Tuesday released about 1,200 previously unpublished files kept by the Boy Scouts of America on volunteers and employees expelled for suspected sexual abuse.
The files, which have been redacted of victims' names and other identifying...
| May 11, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Wigan, fighting for its life in the English Premier League, gained some momentum on Saturday with a stunning 1-0 upset of powerhouse Manchester City on Saturday at Wembley Stadium to win its first FA Cup in the club's 81-year history.
| Oct 20, 2012
| 4:42 AM
The Boy Scouts of America face signficant legal exposure over sexual abuse claims, expert said. The Scouts this week released 1,200 confidential files on suspected sexual abuse from past decades. Experts said it's to early to determine how large...
| May 8, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Add the Boy Scouts to the list of hot topics in the Capitol....
| Oct 29, 2012
| 8:23 AM
About 100,000 people visited a database of 5,000 files and case summaries posted by the Los Angeles Times on suspected sexual abusers in the Boy Scouts. Times reporters Jason Felch and Kim Christensen have been writing about the Boy Scouts of America...