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Boy scouts edge closer to cancer awareness feat

The band of super-fit scouts are edging closer to completing its 10-week cross-U.S. journey to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. We bring you an update.

Scouts cycling 3,900 miles to battle cancer

Boy scouts in the U.S. are midway through a 10-week cross-country journey to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. The intrepid scouts complete the task on August 18 in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

Op-Ed: Esquire and Robert Gates make strong case for Scouting

The new president of the Boy Scouts of America, former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, makes his case for the importance of Scouting in the 21st century in Esquire. As an Eagle Scout, his words ring truer than ever.

Disney ends funding of Boy Scouts over gay rights

Orlando - Disney has said it will stop Boy Scout funding next year because the organization does not allow gay troop leaders. The Boy Scouts recently ended their ban on allowing gay youth to participate in activities.

Boy Scouts to admit gay members starting January 1

The Boy Scouts of America have relaxed their strict admittance policy to allow homosexual boys to become Scouts, but the decision has not been accepted openly by everyone.

NY Boy Scouts leader arrested on child pornography charges

Garden City - A Long Island Boy Scouts leader was arrested on Wednesday and charged with possessing and trafficking in child pornography.

Merck Foundation ends Boy Scouts funding over anti-gay policy

Whitehouse Station - The Merck Foundation joined a growing list of former corporate sponsors that have stopped funding the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) in protest of the group's anti-gay stance.

Jimmy Savile allegedly molested nine year old cub scout

Kevin Cook says Jimmy Savile sexually assaulted him when he was a nine year old boy scout on the celebrity's "Jim'll Fix It" television show. The disclosure makes Cook the youngest known alleged victim of the former star.

Boy Scouts of America cover up two decades of sexual abuse

A review of 1,600 confidential Boy Scouts of America files has shown that officials with the Boy Scouts not only failed to report alleged abuse to police, they often times tried to hide the abuse.

Rabid beaver attacks boy scouts leader in New York river

Delaware - A rabid beaver attacked a 51 year old Scout leader in Eastern Pennsylvania on August 2nd. The beaver bit the man on the leg, buttocks, torso and hand.

LGBT party list reacts to gay scouts ban Special

Manila - A Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) party list called the recent reaffirmation of the Boy Scouts of America of its ban on gay scouts an outright discrimination.

Eagle Scout delivers 275,000 signatures to end Boy Scouts gay ban

Eagle Scout Zach Wahls delivered 275,000 signatures to the Boy Scouts of America Wednesday calling on the group to reinstate a former Boy Scout den mother who was ousted from her position –– because she was gay.

Boy sues Scouts over sexual abuse, claims mass abuse cover-up

Santa Barbara - The Boy Scouts of America has until Friday to produce more than 5,000 records, kept secret for decades, detailing allegations of sexual abuse by scout leaders across the nation.

7-year-old boy tries to join Girl Scouts

Bobby Montoya of Denver, CO wishes to join the organization because he identifies more with the female lifestyle. His request for entry was initially denied, but he may soon get his chance after a review of the membership eligibility requirements.

$1.4 million awarded abuse victim in case against Boy Scouts

Portland - A jury in Portland, Oregon has awarded a man $1.4 million in a case that took a jury 17 days to determine its verdict and damage award against the Boy Scouts for negligence found to have occurred in the 1980's.

Scout Movement founder Baden Powell was to have met Hitler

London - Lord Robert Baden Powell, founder of the Scout Movement, was to have visited Adolf Hitler according to documents held by British intelligence and newly declassified.

Op-Ed: Did Global Warming Kill The Boy Scouts?

With increasing frequency, climate alarmists point to dead bodies after natural disasters and shout "Global Warming!" This time it's the Iowa twister that raged through a Boy Scout camp, killing 4 and injuring 40. History and facts tell a different story.

The Boy Scouts Of America Ban Gays - Philadelphia Raises Their Rent By $199,999

The Boy Scouts of America have occupied the building since 1928. Officials said they can not legally lease taxpayer owned property to parties that discriminate. Since BSOA won't change it's no gay policy, rent will increase from $1 per year to $200,000.

'Secret Files' Show One Boy Scout Leader Tossed Every Two Days For Child Molestation

Matt Stewart and his brother Tom lay the blame squarely on the Boy Scouts of America for their lost childhood. Secret files reveal Boy Scouts expel one child molester every two days.

Saudi Arabia to promote Muslim boy scouts

More than 200 boy scouts from all over the Muslim world will visit Saudi Arabia next month for the third Global Islamic Solidarity Forum.

Government: Boy Scouts Set Utah Wildfire

The government wants a judge in utah to hold several boy scouts responsible for a wildfire

Don't Steal Movies, the Film Industry Tells Boy Scouts

Digital Journal β€” The movie industry is so scared of piracy it’s reaching out to a demographic already bound by tight moral ethics: the Boy Scouts.

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