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The Mt. Soledad Memorial Association purchased land from the Department of Defense to preserve the 43-foot Mount Soledad cross.
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Following recent allegations in Tomah, Wisc., The American Legion is urging Congress to pass legislation that would benefit veterans receiving VA care and prescriptions.
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This year’s offerings include a world premiere and a North American premiere.
Legionnaire and comic book legend Stan Lee appears in new movie, trying to handle a shot of Thor's special brew.
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American Legion department receives a Best of Salt Lake City Award for Outstanding Social Service Organization.
Non-profit will assume caretaking responsibilities of one of the most prominent memorials in the nation's capital.
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Flyer announcing town hall meeting retracted by American Legion National Headquarters.
Organizations team up to provide collective assistance to Washington-area disabled veterans and their families.
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The Legion calls upon members to contact the White House and ask President Barack Obama to demand the release of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi.
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National commander welcomes home Bergdahl, expresses concerns with how his release was obtained.
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An American Legion war memorial stands in danger of being removed from public land.
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The American Legion is the official charity for this weekend's Tree Town Musical Festival, which will feature country music stars Toby Keith, Brad Paisley and others.
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National commander and National Executive Committee to discuss Legion priorities, vote on resolutions.
Tree Town Music Festival recognizes The American Legion as its official charity, honoring active-duty military, veterans and their families.
Legionnaires taking song submissions for chance to record on all-military compilation CD.
In his State of the Union address, the president pledged to help America’s military community in several important ways; yet he remained silent on military COLA cuts.
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National commander disappointed that Dallas VA ignored court decree by prohibiting Christmas cards and that a Georgia hospital banned carolers this week.
Baltimore Ravens honor Thomas Clavell from Hampstead, Md., with the 2013 Community Quarterback Award.
Taking a few key precautions will help to keep your credit cards and ratings safe while deployed.
The 2014 edition will be mailed to previous buyers; also available by request.
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National Commander Dellinger remembers Ike Skelton, who passed away Oct. 28.
Sticking to a family budget can be difficult when you’re alone, but being prepared will help to meet the challenge.
National commander to discuss government shutdown during 10 a.m. press conference Oct. 4 in nation’s capital.
Veterans’ Honor Flight visits allowed into World War II Memorial as participants engaging in a ‘First Amendment’ activity.
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Senate, Legion request immediate attention to the lack of an accounting-for plan to increase missing military personnel from 72 a year to 200 by 2015.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s new online program educates older veterans and caregivers about financial exploitation.
National Vice Commander James Holland pays solemn respect to his fallen Vietnam War comrades on Memorial Day.
VA has set aside $24 million in grants to help with homeless veteran housing rehabilitation and transportation needs.
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