The Hills are haunted: A bone-chilling experience near Yokota

October 24, 2016
Editor’s note: Greg Ames calls himself a hobbyist ghost hunter on Camp Yokota. Growing up in an “incredibly haunted” house outside of a civil war battlefield might lead one...
Okinawans filled the Onoyama Athletic Stadium to protest U.S. presence on Okinawa June 19, 2016. James Kimber/Stars and Stripes

Media watchdog slams Tokyo after journalist alleges US military spying

October 25, 2016
The government is under fire for failing to protect press freedom following a Japan Times report by a British journalist revealing that the U.S. military has spied on him over his...

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October 26, 2016
Yokosuka Naval BaseDate & Time: Oct. 31, 4:30 – 8 p.m.
A recent photo of Blue, the 11-year-old daughter of an U.S. airman at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, may now use the girls bathroom at her base school, after initially being denied access to it. The Department of Defense Education Activity said all openly transgender students will now be able to use the restroom and locker room of their gender identity as part of a new transgender student policy.  Photo courtesy of Jessica Girven
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DODEA to allow Ramstein transgender student to use girls’ bathroom as part of new policy

October 25, 2016
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — All schools on U.S. military bases worldwide will begin immediately allowing openly transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice, officials...
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