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Legion steps up during VA crisis

Legion steps up during VA crisis

More than 150 veterans get help during opening day of Legion's Crisis Command Center in Phoenix.

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Commander delivers OCW gifts to Ft. Knox

Commander delivers OCW gifts to Ft. Knox

National Commander Daniel Dellinger presented a popcorn maker to the Warrior Transition Battalion.

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Legion players to participate in Tournament of Stars

Eleven players who participated in the 2013 TOS were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball draft.

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Social lending for veteran-owned businesses

Social marketplace lenders are a great way to get in front of investors, tell your story and obtain a business loan.

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VA still a hot issue in Phoenix

VA still a hot issue in Phoenix

Wait times, quality of care among issues shared with Legion during town hall meeting in Phoenix.

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Legion's concerns about VA wait times confirmed by audit

Legion's concerns about VA wait times confirmed by audit

Data released today confirms that the problems plaguing VA are widespread but fixable with proper leadership and appropriate resources.

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Nebraska farmers raise $4,000 for OCW

Nebraska farmers raise $4,000 for OCW

The annual antique tractor ride covered 425 miles over nine days while collecting donations for the Legion’s program to aid wounded servicemembers.

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A father and son reunion

A father and son reunion

Seventy years after his father and uncle fought and died in Normandy, Legionnaire pays his respects.

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Obama, Hollande remember

Obama, Hollande remember

Presidents of America and France pay tribute to those who fought for freedom in Normandy.

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Legion Player of the Year visits Cooperstown

Legion Player of the Year visits Cooperstown

Anthony Harrold of Brooklawn, N.J., was recognized on Doubleday Field during the National Baseball Hall of Fame Classic game.

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Normandy invaded again

Normandy invaded again

National commander, Auxiliary president join thousands for the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

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Legion's 2014 Fourth Estate Award winners named

Legion's 2014 Fourth Estate Award winners named

Awards presented in print, broadcast and Web media.

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Veterans invited to attend manufacturing conference

Limited number of passes available to Big M conference in Detroit June 9-12; panel discussion on veterans in manufacturing scheduled for June 11.

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Longtime embassy employee retires

Longtime embassy employee retires

Catherine Ayers was a big help to Legionnaires in Ireland.

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2014 Jr. ROTC Awards ceremony - Vicenza

End-of-year ceremony held at local high school.

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2014 Jr. ROTC Awards ceremony - Ansbach

2014 Jr. ROTC Awards ceremony - Ansbach

Germany post hands out awards at local American high school.

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National Security report (May 30)

For week ending 5/30/14.

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Legion setting up phone bank for VA questions

Legion setting up phone bank for VA questions

Legion will be available via phone to answer questions from Department of Veterans Affairs health-care users June 10-13.

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‘I went through it in real life’

‘I went through it in real life’

Lone survivor Marcus Luttrell talks about the hit movie he calls a tribute to his SEAL teammates.

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Navajo Code Talker dies at 93

Navajo Code Talker dies at 93

Chester Nez was the last surviving member of the original 29 code talkers.

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A visit to Normandy

A visit to Normandy

Like many Americans, I had always wanted to visit the beaches of Normandy to pay my respects to the brave soldiers and sailors who invaded France to liberate Europe from the Nazi regime.

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Scholarship recipients express gratitude

Scholarship recipients express gratitude

Eight recipients of the Samsung American Legion Scholarship enjoy a luncheon in their honor at The National Press Club in D.C.

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Legion supports Veterans Choice Act

Legion supports Veterans Choice Act

Legislation would give veterans more choice and flexibility in their health-care treatment under certain conditions.

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Legion to set up crisis center in Phoenix

Legion to set up crisis center in Phoenix

Center will assist veterans and family members affected by VA's waiting-list scandal.

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Statement from Acting VA Secretary Gibson

Acting Director Sloan Gibson's 1st priority: Get all veterans off waiting lists and into clinics.

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A concert tour to remember

A concert tour to remember

Michigan concert band affiliated with Legion post will mark 70th anniversary of D-Day with European tour.

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Legion: Sgt Bergdahl release good, Gitmo releases bad

Legion: Sgt Bergdahl release good, Gitmo releases bad

National commander welcomes home Bergdahl, expresses concerns with how his release was obtained.

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Membership: Eagle Incentive winners

Membership: Eagle Incentive winners

The Commander Dellinger Eagle Award was awarded to the top department in each Big Twelve category showing the largest percentage of membership growth.

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The Meaning of Normandy

Remembrance is all that matters to the people of tiny Hemevez.

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‘We are not giving up on him’

 A Colorado community and The American Legion rally around the family of an Army veteran lost in last year’s historic floods.

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