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Fourth Estate Award winners for print, broadcast and new media announced in Charlotte.
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During an OCW donation to a North Carolina VA, Keith Melick and Roy Wilkins met for the first time in 10 years.
Andrew Aninsman was recognized with the Legion's National Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award during national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Sara Shaffer recieved The American Legion's Firefighter of the Year Award during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
USAA senior vice president offers a simple recipe to guide employers who want to hire veterans.
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Both senators thank Legion for its service, pledge to help turnaround at Department of Veterans Affairs.
Check for the Legion's National Emergency Fund was presented during the national convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Hiring Our Heroes event in Charlotte one of many national convention activities aimed at helping military personnel shift into civilian careers.
Home Depot, The American Legion and Good360 team up to deliver personal care kits to Charlotte organization that helps homeless veterans.
During his report to the national convention, national commander says Legion is doing its part to restore faith in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Veterans, higher education and government officials collaborate at the Legion’s Education Syposium during national convention.
With the goal to end veterans homelessness by 2015, Homeless Veterans Roundtable panelists at national convention discuss successes to date.
TV host, author and Vietnam War veteran cited for publicizing "the sacrifices made by America’s heroes.”
Donald H. Jenkins receives Lergion's Distinguished Service Medal for innovations in treating combat injuries.
Addressing the 96th Annual National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., the president pledges to “do right” by veterans, their families.
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National Commander Dan Dellinger and Medal of Honor recipient Kyle White honor five individuals with award that recognizes community volunteerism.
Legion.org will soon feature Military.com's unique job-search database, tools and engine.
Montel Williams, master of ceremonies at convention, praises Legion for efforts during VA scandals.
Legionanires delivered calling cards, gift cards and other comfort supplies during a surprise visit to veterans at Salisbury VA Medical Center.
About 70 veterans, servicemembers and spouses gathered for the Legion's Employment & Empowerment Summit to receive job-search advice from renowned veteran friendly employers.
Racing icon honored during the national convention for his patriotism and service to the community.
A growing caseload and possible reduction in staffing could have an impact on the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Veteran of both TV and military to speak on Charlotte stage on Tuesday.
Founding Fathers Brewing Co. sponsors celebration that features support for Legion, Revolutionary War heroes and free beer.
National chaplain’s Patriotic Memorial Service message focuses on the American flag and all it means.
Military spouse vocalist group is in Charlotte, N.C., lending their voices to the event's Patriotic Memorial Service, Opening Ceremonies.
Twelve years after rain halted the last national convention parade in Charlotte, temps dropped into the 70s and spectators lined the streets.
VA official says VA is figuratively on fire and that change is the ‘fire hose’ needed to put it out.
Veterans Employment & Education Commission meeting at national convention featured a panel that examined challenges transitioning servicemembers encounter and how Legionnaires can help.
DoD's director of the Personnel Accounting Consolidation Task Force tells Legion her department is taking very seriously its efforts to revamp U.S. accounting of its missing war dead.