Mormons Severing Ties With Boy Scouts, Ending Long BondThe Mormon church said Tuesday it will sever all ties with the Irving, Texas-based Boy Scouts of America at the end of next year and place its remaining 425,000 boys into a gospel-focused youth program it is developing.
Girls Welcome, But "Boy" Dropped From Boy Scout's Flagship ProgramIrving-based Boy Scouts of America is announcing they are changing the name of one of their most iconic scouting programs.
Boy Scouts Planning Name Change As Girls Join The RanksFor 108 years, the Boy Scouts of America's flagship program has been known simply as the Boy Scouts. But with girls soon entering the ranks, the group said that the iconic name will change.
Beyond Cookies: Thousands Of Girls Are Becoming Cub ScoutsMore than 170 Cub Scout packs nationwide are participating in an early adopter program as the Boy Scouts of America begins welcoming girls into the organization.
Report Says Boy Scouts Revoked Badges From Child With Down SyndromeThe family of a Boy Scout with Down Syndrome is suing after the organization stripped their 15-year-old son of all his badges, just as he was set to rise to the rank of Eagle Scout.
Boy Scouts Of America Being Sued Over Sex Abuse In Chicago Area TroopThe suit alleges that the Boy Scouts of America were negligent in allowing a convicted sexual predator to be a scout leader at a troop in Chicago over 30 years ago.
Boy Scouts To Let Girls In Some ProgramsIn a historic change, the Boy Scouts are announcing plans to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year.
Boy Scouts: Top Leaders Didn't Call Trump To Praise SpeechThe Boy Scouts denied Wednesday that the head of the youth organization called President Donald Trump to praise his recent, politically aggressive speech to its national jamboree.
Parents, Former Scouts Alarmed By Trump’s Speech At JamboreeNo knot-tying demonstrations. No wood-carving advice. President Donald Trump went straight to starting a fire in a speech at a national Boy Scout gathering.
Mormon Church Severs Some Ties With Boy Scouts Of AmericaThe Mormon church, the biggest sponsor of Boy Scout troops in the United States, announced Thursday it is pulling as many as 185,000 older youths from the organization.
13-Year-Old Boy Scout Honored For Earning Every Merit BadgeAt only 13 years old, one Boy Scout accomplished his goal of earning every merit badge and achieving the Eagle Scout title at a young age.
Boy Scouts Face Renewed Push To Let Girls Join The RanksThe Boy Scouts of America have opened their ranks to gay and transgender boys. Yet a different membership dispute persists: a campaign to let girls join so they have a chance to earn the status of Eagle Scout.