SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Utah men have been stripped of their positions as Boy Scout leaders after they posted a video of themselves purposely toppling an ancient rock formation in a state park.
A northern Utah Boy Scouts council announced Monday that the men involved in the Oct. 11 event at Goblin Valley State Park have been removed from their posts. The news release doesn't name the men, but Glenn Taylor and Dave Hall have taken responsibility for what happened.
They say the rock formation was loose and they feared it was dangerous. They were leading a group of teenage Boy Scouts on a trip when it happened.
The Boy Scouts of America condemned the men's actions last week, and said action could be taken after a review of the incident.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Just in case you needed another reason to hate the drunk driving, drag racing, 50 million followers-having Justin Bieber — enjoy.
President Barack Obama is hamming it up online to promote his health care plan.
The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday the CIA improperly searched a stand-alone computer network established for…
Father of gunman Adam Lanza describes his struggle to comprehend what his son did - an act that "couldn't get any more evil" -…
A small corner of the social media giant Twitter is providing users insight into life for black Americans as it provides an unabashedly black…
With just three weeks left to sign up under President Barack Obama health care law, a major survey tracking the rollout finds that the…
The brothers of a North Texas man who was aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing over the South China Sea said Sunday their…
Americans are boarding public buses, trains and subways in greater numbers than any time since the suburbs began booming.
A private plane crash landed in Mulberry, Florida Saturday afternoon and got tangled with a parachutist.
Historians believe they have unraveled the mystery of a letter written by Lincoln and uncovered a bit of political intrigue in the process.