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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Danger 100 years on

Danger 100 years on

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

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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.

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'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.

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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.

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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?

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Maine post plans fundraiser for veterans center

Maine post plans fundraiser for veterans center

Post 133's Freedom Fest 2014 will raise funds for the Northern Maine Veterans Museum & Community Center.

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Legion conference set to 'employ and empower' veterans

Legion conference set to 'employ and empower' veterans

Employment and Empowerment Summit will offer two days worth of job skills training and employment opportunities to veterans and servicemembers at national convention.

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The two sides to VA

The two sides to VA

Veterans at Legion town hall meeting in Clarksburg, W.Va., say the the 'health-care' side of VA is world-class, but the 'administrative side' is anything but.

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64 teams advance to Legion Baseball regionals

64 teams advance to Legion Baseball regionals

American Legion Baseball regional tournaments begin Aug. 7; one team from each region will advance to the World Series in Shelby, N.C.

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Legion crisis center helps Baltimore vets

Legion crisis center helps Baltimore vets

Legion and VA staff helped 143 veterans file claims, enroll in the health-care system and more.

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Records set, scholarships given at Shooting Sports final

Records set, scholarships given at Shooting Sports final

Andre Gross of Webster, N.Y., wins sporter category, and Michael Steinel of New Philadelphia, Ohio, takes home precision title.

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16 youth advance to Shooting Sports final round

16 youth advance to Shooting Sports final round

Eight shooters in the precision and sporter categories qualify for the Junior Shooting Sports championship tomorrow at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado.

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Commander: Membership gives us a place at Congress’ table

National Commander Dan Dellinger tasks Legionnaires with keeping the Legion's name at the forefront and growing membership.

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Gold Star son honored for paying it forward

The kindness of a 9-year-old Myles Eckert has touched America's heart.

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It really is a system worth saving

Scrapping VA will not help veterans, but The American Legion is resolved to help fix our healthcare system.

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I Am The American Legion: Bob Mastronicola

Painesville, Ohio Legionnaire Bob Mastronicola uses his role as Director of Veterans Education at Lake Erie College to help veterans successfully transition to civilian life.

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Last of the Code Talkers

In his final interview, World War II Marine Chester Nez reflected on his place in history.

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