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The Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership is the only female corps of cadets in the country.
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Legion family members and USMilitaryBears.com help Sandy Hook students be ‘regular kids’ for a day.
Koutz calls on Legion family to pray for the affected, donate blood, fly the flag high and stay alert.
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Budget reductions force Ohio museum to close research and development galleries, starting May 1. Main complex will remain open.
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Military heroes pay tribute to hometown heroes on Medal of Honor Day.
Exactly 151 years after America's first ironclad proved itself in battle, two of its crewmen were laid to rest.
Legionnaire and World War II historian joins recovering active-duty U.S. troops on a snowy, icy march through history.
Recovering U.S. troops in Germany invited to follow “In the Footsteps of the 82nd Airborne Division” with veterans, historians and military re-enactors.
New reality TV competition series, “The Casting Call: Troop Star Edition,” is set to air this summer.
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Drea Garcia, an actress and member of Hollywood Post 43, sat in shock as she watched herself appear in Jeep’s ‘Whole Again’ commercial.
Recipients of the nation's highest military award hold each other in the highest of regard – and view each other as brothers.
Medal of Honor recipients at Legion’s Salute to Heroes Inaugural Ball say they don’t wear the medal for themselves.
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.
Nearly 2,000 thank-you letters to veterans are written in the Legion's booth, while more than 50 VA volunteers are signed up.
Why the commander-in-chief salutes those who earned the Medal of Honor.
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.
Posts encouraged to honor the 70th anniversary of the Four Chaplains’ heroic acts.
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.