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October 22, 2014

Dirt and gravel as far as the eye can see, jagged rocky mountains with scrubby plants, dramatic red sandstone cliffs and dunes punctuating the endless gray-green expanse; that is the Gobi desert.  It’s hostile and windy, and surprising. This...

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ZOMBIE: A cocktail to die for

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October 22, 2014

There is no cocktail with a name that symbolizes a holiday as much as the Zombie does for Halloween, particularly because it has the ability to turn you into one if you drink too many of them.

The story behind the drink is an apt one...

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A Japanese bunker long rumored to be haunted lies inground at Camp Zama. Military personel claim to have heard a ghost at Camp Zama where haunted base stories are told around Halloween. Photo by Christopher B. Stoltz, Stars and Stripes

Macabre tales of bumps in the night on military bases

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October 23, 2014

A Japanese bunker long rumored to be haunted lies inground at Camp Zama. Military personel claim to have heard a ghost at Camp Zama where haunted base stories are told around Halloween.

It’s not your imagination — maybe that sound in the...

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