Boy Scouts of America

Alan Scaia
February 18, 2020 - 8:15 am
The Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy early Tuesday morning in court in Delaware. The filing comes amid declining membership and as the organization is dealing with lawsuits accusing troop leaders and volunteers of sex abuse.​
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Associated Press
June 20, 2019 - 1:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP)-- In an attempt to boost their abuse-prevention efforts, the Boy Scouts of America announced a new awareness program Thursday featuring cartoon-style videos that will be provided to more than 1.2 million Cub Scouts across the nation. The six-series videos target children...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multiple states consider adjusting their statute-of-limitations laws so that victims of long-ago child sex-abuse have a chance to seek redress in the courts. (AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari)
Mike Montone
April 23, 2019 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Attorneys in New York have released the names of more than 180 local Boy Scout leaders who have been accused of sexual misconduct with minors. The attorneys are demanding the Boy Scouts of America release their internal listing of all area scout leaders with a history of...
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(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
May 02, 2018 - 12:46 pm
For 108 years, the Boy Scouts of America's flagship program has been known simply as the Boy Scouts. With girls soon entering the ranks, the group says that iconic name will change.
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