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2011-08-10 11:37:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When members of American Legion posts across the U.S.

2011-07-15 10:59:00

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last November, in a Massachusetts town along the Vermont border, a young mother who had just given birth to her second child was turned out on the streets by her parents. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110715/DC36019 ) The woman's husband was a soldier serving in Afghanistan, and her parents did not approve of the war.

2011-07-13 10:14:00

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama has accepted an invitation from American Legion National Commander Jimmie L. Foster to address Legionnaires and their families Aug.

2010-11-30 10:39:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The American Legion is teaming up with the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes to stage the 6th annual Road to Recovery Conference and Tribute at Walt Disney World's Swan Resort in Orlando, Fla. The Dec.

2010-11-08 16:14:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion has called on Congress, the president and the Pentagon to carefully consider the concerns voiced by the Commandant of the U.S.

2010-09-21 12:04:00

Congress awards state veterans home privileges to all parents of fallen warriors WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a decades-long campaign waged by The American Legion and sympathetic advocates, the U.S.

2010-07-26 15:55:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of the publication of more than 90,000 secret military documents by a Web site, the leader of The American Legion called upon Justice Department officials to vigorously prosecute any American who knowingly leaks classified information. "As the old saying goes 'loose lips sink ships,' but today's sad reality is that the Worldwide Web can lead to worldwide mayhem if certain Web sites do not practice better discretion," said The...

2010-05-26 07:25:00

The 'American Heroes' Vignettes Premiere During Military Channel's Live Coverage of the National Memorial Day Parade on May 31st INDIANAPOLIS and SILVER SPRING, Md., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion and Military Channel have teamed up to honor troops who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, including three soldiers who never made it back home.

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  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
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