Getting picturesque fall foliage in focus

October 29, 2014

Red, yellow, brown, green, orange – nature shines in all colors. And the prime time for leaves to change is upon us, or just around the corner, depending on where you are in Japan. Don’t miss the opportunity to capture its beauty with your camera...

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Mt. Fuji provides the majestic backdrop as Marine Lance Cpl. Brandon York of the Combat Engineers Company, Combat Assault Battalion, pauses after shooting his way to his objective at the Camp Fuji training range in 198   Stars and Stripes file photo

Volcanoes a threat to US bases in Japan

October 27, 2014

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — There are signs that Japan’s 2011 earthquake has increased the chances of eruptions among the country’s more than 100 active volcanoes, including Mount Fuji, which could spew so much ash that U.S. military bases in the...

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Staff Sgt. Kevin Rivera, Air Force Radiation Assessment Team, checks a servicemember's radiation levels in Fukushima Prefecture on March 29, 2011. The U.S. military collected radiation and toxin samples at hundreds of places throughout Japan after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami knocked the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant off line. (U.S. Air Force)

Judge: Sailors' class-action suit can proceed over alleged radiation exposure

October 31, 2014

A U.S. federal judge has ruled that a class-action lawsuit filed by about 200 Navy sailors and Marines can proceed against Japanese utility TEPCO and other defendants who they blame for a variety of ailments from radiation exposure following a...

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Peshmerga fighters leave Kobani to return later

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Heavy security as Israel reopens Jerusalem site

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Israel presents maritime version of 'Iron Dome'

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NATO says servicemember has died in Afghanistan

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Ceremony marks 20-year, $289 million deal for biomass power at Fort Drum

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