An American Legion building burned to the ground in Newark early Thursday morning, and 140 veterans are now forced to find a way to rebuild. It's not clear what started the fire that ripped through the building on ...

Mike Ferraro, Sr., is a World War II veteran who became a music teacher in both the Mohawk and New Castle school districts. He spoke at American Legion Post 343’s Christmas dinner. The dinner was open to all World ...

American Legion baseball is a grand American tradition. So too is our National Anthem. So too is freedom of speech and the right to protest. If you’re a Minnesota American Legion ballplayer, though, your right to ...

Two more people reported feeling sick following a Thanksgiving luncheon in Antioch last week that left three dead, officials said Thursday. A total of 21 people, including those who perished, have now been reported ...

Officials reported a new bout of illnesses they said were probably tied to an outbreak of severe food poisoning among attendees of a community Thanksgiving dinner in Antioch last week. At least 17 people — including ...

Three people have died and five others sickened after a Thanksgiving meal sponsored by a church in Northern California, officials confirmed Monday.More than 800 hungry attendees came to eat dinner at the Golden Hills ...

The nation’s largest wartime veteran’s organization is stepping up to support Donald Trump’s proposal Tuesday that there should be serious “consequences” for those who burn the American flag. “Our ...

ANTIOCH, Calif. — Three people died and five others were sickened after eating a Thanksgiving meal prepared at Antioch’s American Legion Hall by a local church, according to a Contra Costa County Health Services ...

Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump Speaks At American Legion National ConventionCredit: Bloomberg / ContributorEditorial #: 598501622Collection: BloombergA member of the crowd takes a selfie with Donald ...

Bruce Springsteen got a lift from bikers after his own motorcycle broke down on a Jersey highway — a random act of kindness that could have been ripped from the lyrics of one of his own tunes. Springsteen’s bike ...

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Coming across Bruce Springsteen on a broken down motorcycle on the side of the road could probably be a lyric from one of his songs, but it really happened for a group of guys from New Jersey. ...

Coming across Bruce Springsteen on a broken down motorcycle on the side of the road could probably be a lyric from one of his songs, but it really happened for a group of guys from New Jersey. A group from the ...

Coming across Bruce Springsteen on a broken down motorcycle on the side of the road could probably be a lyric from one of his songs, but it really happened for a group of guys from New Jersey. A group from the ...

Freehold, New Jersey:  Coming across Bruce Springsteen on a broken down motorcycle on the side of the road could probably be a lyric from one of his songs, but it really happened for a group of guys from New ...

Thousands of Southern Nevadans gathered in downtown Las Vegas on Friday for the annual Veterans Day Parade.Men and women who fought for the U.S. in a variety of conflicts from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom ...

Veterans groups are getting ready to unveil a new memorial on Veterans Day to San Franciscan servicemen who lost their lives in the Vietnam War, and they’re looking for relatives of the fallen so they can attend ...

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has abandoned a proposal he pushed through the Senate that would knock out a key advantage for veterans applying for federal jobs, following pressure from the powerful veterans lobby. ...

The American Legion has formally asked Congress to recognize the potential medical value of marijuana on behalf of the millions of U.S. military veterans who could benefit by seeing cannabis reclassified by the ...

The American Legion, a group representing 2.4 million U.S. military veterans, has called on Congress to remove marijuana from Schedule 1 of the federal Controlled Substances Act and "reclassify it in a category ...

Donald Trump vowed Thursday to “rebuild our depleted military” and ensure America’s soldiers are the best-equipped in the world as he addressed the American Legion's annual convention – and sought to rebut ...