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Boy Scouts chief apologizes for Trump's politically charged speech
Boy Scouts of America Chief Scout Executive Michael Surbaugh has penned a blog post apologizing for President Donald Trump's speech at the 2017 National Jamboree, following days of intensifying pressure to denounce the president's politically charged remarks. The 2017 National Jamboree, which this
AP Exclusive: Boy Scouts chief expected a fiery Trump speech
AP Exclusive: The Boy Scouts of America says it anticipated President Donald Trump would spark controversy with a politically tinged speech at its national jamboree in West Virginia but felt obliged to invite him out of respect for his office
Trump gets do-over with youth after panned Boy Scouts speech
President Donald Trump gets 2nd chance to connect with young people after widely panned political speech to Boy Scouts. But he couldn't leave without mentioning his election win nearly nine months ago.
Parents, former Scouts alarmed by Trump's speech at jamboree
President Donald Trump's wide-ranging speech at the national Boy Scout jamboree has incensed some parents, former Scouts and others
Trump shows the Boy Scouts how to start a political fire
Some parents, Boy Scouts and others are furious that President Donald Trump used a speech at a national Boy Scout gathering to rail against his enemies and promote his political agenda
Tillerson resignation rumors 'false,' State Department says
The State Department is pushing back on a new wave of rumors that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is planning on resigning. “That is false,” spokesperson Heather Nauert said when asked about the rumors at the department's briefing Tuesday. “The secretary has been very clear: He intends to stay
Trump jokingly threatens to fire Price if health vote fails
President Donald Trump jokingly threatened to fire his health secretary if a crucial vote to repeal 'Obamacare' fails.
The Latest: Trump jokes about firing Price over Senate vote
The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to the Boy Scout Jamboree (all times local): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump has jokingly threatened to fire his health secretary if a crucial vote to repeal "Obamacare" fails. Trump told thousands of Boy Scouts at a national gathering in West Virginia
Unlike Trump so far, Tillerson recognizes Pride Month: 'We will continue to support the human rights of LGBTI persons'
The LGBT community and its allies are hoping that President Trump takes a cue from his top diplomat, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , before it's too late. The former CEO and chairman of Exxon on Wednesday recognized June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Pride Month --
98-year-old man donates stock now worth $2 million to wildlife sanctuary
World War II and Korean War Veteran, Scoutmaster and lawyer: the list of life accomplishments goes on and on for 98-year-old Russel Gremel. But he's not done yet. Stock he bought for just $1,000 about 70 years ago -- now worth more than $2 million -- is going to the birds and other wildlife in