(AP) – The Boy Scouts of America will get no reprieve from controversy after a contentious vote to accept openly gay boys as Scouts. Dismayed conservatives are already looking at alternative youth groups as they […]
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — In one of their most dramatic choices in a century, local leaders of the Boy Scouts of America voted Thursday on whether to ease a divisive ban and allow openly gay […]
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Faced with intense pressure, the Boy Scouts said it needed more time for consultations before deciding whether to move away from its policy of excluding gays as scouts or adult leaders. LISTEN to NBC’s Pete Williams analysis.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facing ceaseless protests, the Boy Scouts of America is signaling its readiness to end the nationwide exclusion of gays as scouts or leaders and let the sponsors of local troops decide the matter for themselves.