Google +LinkedInPinterestYouTubeInstagramTwitterFacebook

Headlines

Legacy Run 2014 already off to good start

Legacy Run 2014 already off to good start

More than $121,000 raised during opening night at Post 64 in Indianapolis; ride leaves Indy at 8 a.m. this morning.

Read story - 1 comment

World Series Day 3: New Jersey, Hawaii, Nebraska remain unbeaten

World Series Day 3: New Jersey, Hawaii, Nebraska remain unbeaten

Pool play wraps up Sunday with the top two teams from each pool advancing to the semifinals on Monday.

Read story - 0 comments

World Series Day 2: Two teams claim second win

World Series Day 2: Two teams claim second win

New Jersey and Nebraska are 2-0 in the pool play Series; Hawaii claims its first win of the tournament.

Read story - 1 comment

World Series Day 1: Wins, losses and special guests

World Series Day 1: Wins, losses and special guests

New Jersey, Nebraska and Michigan advance to Day 2 of the 2014 American Legion World Series with wins.

Read story - 0 comments

Legion: Rural veterans need health care in Hot Springs, S.D.

Legion: Rural veterans need health care in Hot Springs, S.D.

Department of South Dakota commander testifies at a congressional field hearing on necessity of keeping VA care in area.

Read story - 0 comments

Defending champs start off strong in AL World Series

2013 champ Brooklawn, N.J., wins Game 1 of American Legion Baseball World Series.

Read story - 0 comments

National Security report - 8/8/14

Week ending 8/8/14 NATIONAL SECURITY

Read story - 0 comments

Ireland's National Day of Commemoration

 Ireland's National Day of Commemoration

Legion posts present at ceremony.

Read story - 0 comments

National Security report - 8/1/14

Week ending 8/1/14 NATIONAL SECURITY

Read story - 0 comments

Program training available during national convention

Program training available during national convention

American Legion staff will provide subject matter training Aug. 23 and 25 in the Charlotte Convention Center.

Read story - 0 comments

Online 'Hangout' to address education benefits in new VA bill

Legion to join Student Veterans of America in virtual conversation about impact of Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 on student veterans.

Read story - 0 comments

Commander: Military lost a friend in Robin Williams

Commander: Military lost a friend in Robin Williams

The American Legion sends its condolences to Mr. Williams' family and friends.

Read story - 2 comments

Pistol celebrates Legion's centennial

Pistol celebrates Legion's centennial

Two separate pistols for departments and Legionnaires will be available for purchase beginning Aug. 22 at national convention and by phone.

Read story - 1 comment

National convention events to be streamed live

National convention events to be streamed live

Watch the color guard competition, memorial service and more events from the convention in Charlotte, N.C., on legiontv.org.

Read story - 4 comments

Eight teams advance to 2014 World Series

Eight teams advance to 2014 World Series

The American Legion World Series begins Aug. 14 with live coverage from ESPN3 and ESPNU.

Read story - 8 comments

Northrop Grumman to attend national convention

Global security giant will bring its renowned support for veterans to American Legion's 96th National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

Read story - 0 comments

Legion, Travis Mills join forces for veterans center, museum

Legion, Travis Mills join forces for veterans center, museum

Maine American Legion post pairs up with quadruple amputee to raise money for the Northern Maine Veterans Museum & Community Center.

Read story - 0 comments

Help assemble care packages for homeless vets

During the national convention in Charlotte, N.C., the Legion and Good360 will have a booth set up to allow convention goers to help assemble care packages for homeless veterans.

Read story - 0 comments

Legacy Run leaves Indianapolis Aug. 17

Legacy Run leaves Indianapolis Aug. 17

More than 600 participants have signed up for the motorcycle ride that raises funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.

Read story - 2 comments

Legacy Run GPS coordinates available to download

Legacy Run GPS coordinates available to download

Daily GPS coordinates for stops on the Legacy Run now are available to download.

Read story - 3 comments

Legacy Run rider groups now available

Legacy Run rider groups now available

Hundreds of riders will leave Indianapolis Aug. 17 and end up in Charlotte, N.C., raising funds for the Legacy Fund along the way.

Read story - 4 comments

Volunteers sought for convention community service project

Volunteers sought for convention community service project

The American Legion and Rebuilding Together will team up to help spruce up the Pine Valley Community Center in Charlotte, N.C.

Read story - 0 comments

Commander: President makes right call on U.S. airstrikes

Commander: President makes right call on U.S. airstrikes

The airstrikes are against Islamic State terrorists that are threatening U.S. personnel and Iraqi civilians.

Read story - 4 comments

President signs VA reform bill

President signs VA reform bill

National commander joins ceremony that will provide emergency funds for veterans trying to get medical appointments.

Read story - 183 comments

Education symposium to focus on newest veterans

Education symposium to focus on newest veterans

National convention event will bring together key officials from higher education and government agencies, and most importantly student veterans themselves.

Read story - 0 comments

Danger 100 years on

Danger 100 years on

Buried World War I shells still pose a threat in French fields.

Read story - 1 comment

Post 63 takes part in ceremony

Post 63 takes part in ceremony

Dublin post part of commemoration for those killed in the line of duty.

Read story - 0 comments

'I appreciate the Legion doing this'

'I appreciate the Legion doing this'

More than 80 veterans in two days visit the Legion's Veterans Crisis Command Center in Shinnston, W.Va.

Read story - 2 comments

Legion launches new baseball app

Legion launches new baseball app

The free app allows fans to follow scores, video highlights and more of the regional tournaments and World Series.

Read story - 4 comments

Ask a Service Officer: Veteran ID cards

Ask a Service Officer: Veteran ID cards

Where can I get a veteran ID card to use for discounts to restaurants and retailers?

Read story - 3 comments

Pages