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Legionnaire gets her own Super Bowl moment

Legionnaire gets her own Super Bowl moment

Drea Garcia, an actress and member of Hollywood Post 43, sat in shock as she watched herself appear in Jeep’s ‘Whole Again’ commercial.

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Four Chaplains memorial services set for Feb. 3

Four Chaplains memorial services set for Feb. 3

Posts encouraged to honor the 70th anniversary of the Four Chaplains’ heroic acts.

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Medal of Honor recipients share lasting bond

Medal of Honor recipients share lasting bond

Recipients of the nation's highest military award hold each other in the highest of regard – and view each other as brothers.

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‘They wear it for their buddies’

‘They wear it for their buddies’

Medal of Honor recipients at Legion’s Salute to Heroes Inaugural Ball say they don’t wear the medal for themselves.

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Brokaw: honored to do the honoring

Brokaw: honored to do the honoring

Longtime NBC news anchor, a special guest at the Legion's Salute to Heroes Inaugural Ball, praises the 'selfless' sacrifices of Medal of Honor recipients.

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Legion saluting American heroes

Legion saluting American heroes

More than 25 Medal of Honor recipients, along with Tom Brokaw and other dignitaries, set to attend Legion’s Salute to Heroes Inaugural Ball on Jan. 21.

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Day of Service a day to remember

Day of Service a day to remember

Nearly 2,000 thank-you letters to veterans are written in the Legion's booth, while more than 50 VA volunteers are signed up.

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Above and Beyond the Call of Duty

Above and Beyond the Call of Duty

Why the commander-in-chief salutes those who earned the Medal of Honor.

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Committee chairs to attend Legion inaugural ball

Committee chairs to attend Legion inaugural ball

Chairmen for House and Senate veterans’ affairs committees will be on hand for banquet.

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National WWII Museum celebrates expansion

National WWII Museum celebrates expansion

“Salute to Freedom” ceremony Saturday can be viewed live online as museum opens Boeing Center, one step in an expansion program that continues through 2016.

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Brokaw special guest at inaugural ball

Brokaw special guest at inaugural ball

Emmy Award-winning journalist and author Tom Brokaw will join The American Legion in celebrating America’s living Medal of Honor recipients.

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Former soldier honored on football field

Former soldier honored on football field

Clemson’s Daniel Rodriguez, injured during the attack on Combat Outpost Keating, wins the Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award.

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Share your travel adventures

Share your travel adventures

FODPAL web page on national website gives Legionnaires an opportunity to tell about encounters with Legion posts outside the borders of the United States.

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Tour Pointe du Hoc with app

Tour Pointe du Hoc with app

American Battle Monuments Commission releases free Pointe du Hoc smartphone app that guides users through D-Day landing site.

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The home of 'America's Game'

The home of 'America's Game'

Saturday will mark the 84th time since 1899 that Philadelphia has hosted the Army-Navy game.

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Making Thanksgiving happier for veterans

Making Thanksgiving happier for veterans

The American Legion and the Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes team up to help disabled veterans put turkey on the dinner table.

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Mojave Desert cross going back up

Mojave Desert cross going back up

Couple charged with watching over veterans memorial for nearly three decades will help put cross back up on Veterans Day.

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Post donates $3,000 to Sandy victims

Post donates $3,000 to Sandy victims

Post 296 in Queensville, Md., raises $2,000, while Auxiliary adds $1,000 for military family who lost house to fire caused by hurricane.

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Arlington National Cemetery goes online

Arlington National Cemetery goes online

Americans can now find the final resting places of their loved ones – and view photos of their headstones – with a new web-based search tool.

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World War II Monopoly game on sale

World War II Monopoly game on sale

The National World War II Museum is educating younger generations about the war with its new variation on the classic board game.

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Legion releases report on election issues

Legion releases report on election issues

'Our Pillars, Your Platform,' focuses on critical election topics and candidates' and challengers' stances on them.

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Symposium gives veterans ‘creative therapy’

Symposium gives veterans ‘creative therapy’

Veterans and military spouses flocked to Eastern Kentucky University earlier this month for a unique three-day event that taught them the value of self-expression.

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Romney to Legion: I will not cut defense

Romney to Legion: I will not cut defense

GOP presidential candidate says he would add more ships, aircraft and personnel.

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Wong: Reject UN Arms Trade Treaty

Wong: Reject UN Arms Trade Treaty

American Legion national commander says treaty is ‘potential threat to our Constitutional rights.’

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Legion hits 10,000 followers on Twitter

Legion hits 10,000 followers on Twitter

Legion Twitter becomes one of the most-followed veteran and military feeds on the social networking site.

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Wong to Congress: Pass a new Stolen Valor Act

Wong to Congress: Pass a new Stolen Valor Act

Legion leader calls on Congress to pass a more narrowly written bill to stop fraudsters from making false claims of military service.

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Legionnaire earns highest civilian honor

Legionnaire earns highest civilian honor

Georgia Legionnaire, and fellow Montford Marines, receive the Congressional Gold Medal.

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Supreme Court won't hear Soledad Cross case

Supreme Court has denied cert on cross case, meaning 9th Circuit decision ruling it unconstitutional stands.

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Legion blogger appears on 'Nightline'

Legion blogger appears on 'Nightline'

Burn Pit's Mark Seavey discusses Timothy Poe's military claims before a national television audience.

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Email scam targets vets, servicemembers

Bogus emails appearing to be sent from Defense Finance and Accounting Services can cost victims large amounts of money.

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