| 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 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...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
When the Girl Scouts come a-knocking, asking Americans to give up their New Year's resolutions for some tasty cookies, there'll be a new treat on the list: Mango Cremes.
But the Oreo-esque, tropical-inspired mini-sandwiches aren't just noticeable for...
| 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The Times on Tuesday released about 1,200 previously unpublished files kept by the Boy Scouts of America on volunteers and employees expelled for suspected sexual abuse.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...
| Dec 14, 2012
A state appellate court has upheld a Santa Barbara judge's order requiring the Boy Scouts of America to turn over two decades of confidential files on alleged sexual abuse.
The Boy Scouts will appeal the decision to the California Supreme Court, a...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 9:35 PM
Judge vacates order for Boy Scouts to turn over confidential files pending mediation of sex abuse case....
| Mar 11, 2012
| 4:34 PM
The Girl Scouts will mark their 100th anniversary Monday, as girls throughout Southern California continue to fan across the region selling Thin Mints and Do-si-dos. On March 12, 1912, Juliette "Daisy" Gordon Low held the first Girl Scout meeting in......
| Mar 11, 2012
| 9:37 PM
At least two people were injured when a bus and another vehicle collided in South Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon, according to fire officials....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The former boss of South Africa's ruling party youth league won't be given a reprieve of his expulsion from the African National Congress for bringing the party into disrepute, a decision likely to spell the end of his political ambitions....