Boy Scouts: Top Leaders Didn't Call Trump To Praise SpeechThe Boy Scouts are denying that the head of the youth organization called President Donald Trump to praise his recent, politically aggressive speech to its national jamboree.
Mormon Church Pulls Teens Out Of Boy ScoutsThe biggest sponsor of Boy Scout troops in the United States - the Mormon Church - says it's pulling as many as 185,000 older youths from the group in an effort to start their own program.
Boy Scouts Allows Transgender Kids Into Boys-Only ProgramsA New Jersey mother has mixed emotions about the Boy Scouts allowing transgender children to be part of the boys-only program after her own son was asked to leave his troop when leaders found out he was transgender
Boy Scouts Help Release Rehabbed Turtle Off Florida KeysA rescued and rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtle named "Bubbles" has been released off the Florida Keys.
House Leader Casts Doubt On Background-Check BillThe chairman of a key House panel says a controversial bill about background checks for workers at after-school programs won't get a hearing "in its current form" from his committee.
Lawmaker Renews Debate On Background ChecksA legislative battle over state regulation of after-school programs will return during the 2016 legislative session.
Smith Renews Debate On After-School Background ChecksA legislative battle over state regulation of after-school programs will return during the 2016 legislative session.
Boy Scouts Of America End Total Ban On Gay AdultsThe blanket ban on gay adult leaders in the Boy Scouts of America was lifted Monday, though church-sponsored Scout units can maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.
Clash Over After-School Programs Coming BackA clash over the state's oversight of children's after-school programs is headed back to the Legislature, as lawmakers and agency heads plan hearings for the 2016 session about licensure and background checks.
Senators Clash Over Exemptions From Child-Care LicensingA bill that would make clear national groups like the Boys and Girls Clubs are exempt from Florida licensing requirements is stalled in a legislative committee, sparking a clash between two state senators.
Disney Ends Funding To Boy Scouts Over Gay Policy The Walt Disney Company plans to cut funding to the Boy Scouts of America starting in 2015 due to a policy which bans gay adult leaders in the organization.
Boy Scouts Help Foil Key West TheftIf you decide to take something that doesn't belong to you, one Key West man found out the hard way you'd better check to be sure the boy scouts aren't around.