| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Dave Hall didn’t think twice about posting a video he recorded of a fellow Boy Scout leader toppling an ancient rock formation in a Utah state park.
The mushroom-shaped rock – one of thousands in Goblin Valley State Park that have formed...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Two Boy Scout leaders who filmed themselves toppling an ancient rock formation in a Utah state park have been removed from their posts by the Boy Scouts of America and face possible criminal charges for their actions at Goblin Valley State Park.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:30 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) decided Thursday to shelve for the year his proposal to eliminate the tax-exempt status of nonprofit groups such as the Boy Scouts of America that do not allow gay members.
Lara had won Senate approval of...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:22 PM
This week through July 24, about 40,000 Boy Scouts and their leaders are descending on a vast encampment in the hills of southern West Virginia to engage in traditional Boy Scout pastimes — hiking, shooting, repelling, orienteering, swimming,...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:18 PM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a message for the Boy Scouts of America's plan to allow gay Scouts: We're fine with it.
The Mormon Church, which has historically opposed same-sex marriage, said Thursday that it supported the Scouts'...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Long Beach police investigators are searching for a suspect who threw a Molotov cocktail at a man Friday night, leaving him critically injured....
| 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...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 9:22 PM
A mylar balloon has caused a power outage in the Belmont Shore area of Long Beach, according to police....