Foster tells the National Executive Committee that while the death of Osama bin Laden was a great victory, further military battles lie ahead.
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Robert B. Rasmussen from Hutchinson, Minn., is The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year.
Veteran entrepreneurs are invited to a free small business and training expo at Walter Reed Medical Center on May 12.
American Legion resolution calls on all military branches to maintain current physical and mental requirements, regardless of gender.
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The American Legion delivered a letter of support to Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, regarding her bill on restricting funeral protests.
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The application deadline for the $5,000 Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship is a week away.
Through The American Legion, veterans who have used the Veterans Crisis suicide-prevention line can help fellow veterans facing same issues.
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Many members from the Newport Rifle Club Junior Team in Middletown, R.I., collected more than 200 DVDs to send to servicemembers in Afghanistan.
National convention attendees have opportunity to purchase game tickets at discounted prices; National Commander Foster to throw out first pitch at baseball game.
More than 30 screenings are taking place at the Fifth Annual GI Film Festival in Washington, D.C.
Yesterday, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., introduced the Hiring Hero Act bill at a Washington press conference.
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2019 Legion centennial, renamed of Emblem Sales facility in honor of PNC John H. Geiger among topics covered.
Nine posts already have achieved more than $1,000 each in community flag purchases through the new Emblem Sales program.
Country music star Michael Peterson conducts two public service announcements on why the Legacy Scholarship Fund is important to our military families.
The Sons of the American Legion donated the generous sum to the Child Welfare Foundation during the Legion’s recent Spring Meetings.
The Legion’s National Emergency Fund remains available to assist active Legionnaires and SAL members affected by the severe storms in the South.
Department of Veterans Affairs partnering with Easter Seals to develop training for Caregiver Program.
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Organization applauds House Armed Services Committee for approving defense budget bill that restricts ability to raise premiums in the future.
Hawaii senator who pushed for improvements in the Post 9/11 GI Bill “humbled to be recognized.”
Four enlisted personnel provide a look inside the men and women of the armed forces during a panel discussion with the Legion's National Security and Foreign Relations commissions.
Patients, budget, backlog all still climbing, but headway is being made on veteran homelessness, secretary tells Legionnaires.
American Legion survey finds gender-specific health-care services lacking in many areas.
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Labor official says transformation of program will help military personnel find the right careers after discharge.
Driver Jerick Johnson and his crew will meet veterans at the Greenville, S.C., Outpatient Clinic before their race there Saturday.
Marine hero’s dad vows to continue battling Westboro protests despite court's decision.
Maj. Allison Black, known as 'The Angel of Death,’ rained fire on insurgents in Afghanistan as one of the first women pilots to open fire in the conflict.
The Legion's two-month, worldwide online survey of female veterans is only a small part of the advocacy the organization has done for women veterans.
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A relationship with Richardson Sports has been formed to ensure Legion teams and coaches are outfitted with caps featuring The American Legion Baseball emblem.
A Holocaust survivor and the winner of the National Commander's PR Award, Nesse Godin honors her pledge to tell the story of one of humanity's darkest times.
Crucelina ‘Cris’ Vrabel is honored for her exemplary service to Alaskan veterans.