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Why the commander-in-chief salutes those who earned the Medal of Honor.
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Chairmen for House and Senate veterans’ affairs committees will be on hand for banquet.
“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.
Emmy Award-winning journalist and author Tom Brokaw will join The American Legion in celebrating America’s living Medal of Honor recipients.
Clemson’s Daniel Rodriguez, injured during the attack on Combat Outpost Keating, wins the Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award.
FODPAL web page on national website gives Legionnaires an opportunity to tell about encounters with Legion posts outside the borders of the United States.
American Battle Monuments Commission releases free Pointe du Hoc smartphone app that guides users through D-Day landing site.
Saturday will mark the 84th time since 1899 that Philadelphia has hosted the Army-Navy game.
The American Legion and the Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes team up to help disabled veterans put turkey on the dinner table.
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 296 in Queensville, Md., raises $2,000, while Auxiliary adds $1,000 for military family who lost house to fire caused by hurricane.
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.
The National World War II Museum is educating younger generations about the war with its new variation on the classic board game.
'Our Pillars, Your Platform,' focuses on critical election topics and candidates' and challengers' stances on them.
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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.
GOP presidential candidate says he would add more ships, aircraft and personnel.
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American Legion national commander says treaty is ‘potential threat to our Constitutional rights.’
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Legion Twitter becomes one of the most-followed veteran and military feeds on the social networking site.
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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Georgia Legionnaire, and fellow Montford Marines, receive the Congressional Gold Medal.
Supreme Court has denied cert on cross case, meaning 9th Circuit decision ruling it unconstitutional stands.
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Burn Pit's Mark Seavey discusses Timothy Poe's military claims before a national television audience.
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Bogus emails appearing to be sent from Defense Finance and Accounting Services can cost victims large amounts of money.
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Fifty years ago, America sent its first substantial forces to Vietnam; 30 years ago, The Wall was dedicated.
MSNBC host Chris Hayes apologizes 24-hours after saying on national television that he was "uncomfortable" referring to America's war dead as heroes.
Fallen U.S. servicemembers are 'absolute heroes'
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Wisconsin Army National Guard Maj. Dave Brown Jr. and his wife beat out 10 other teams for $1 million.
Mark and Linda Brown pay tribute to fallen soldiers on Memorial Day by hosting a parade in their hometown of Mercer, Pa.
The battle over of the Mojave Desert Veterans Memorial has come to an end thanks to a settlement agreement.
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The state of Delaware gets a big piece – more than 100 tons – of naval history.