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Tell us what you want to hear on the new Stars and Stripes podcast!

January 16, 2019
The mission of Stars and Stripes is to provide the news and information the military community needs most. Help us cover the topics that interest you by answering this brief...

Did you know?: Japanese students' job hunting

January 14, 2019
In Japan, it is widely believed that graduation from a prestigious high school and university virtually guarantees preferential treatment from prospective universities or...

Tips for running in cold weather

January 15, 2019
Although it’s quite chilly outside, many of us still hit the streets or track to get in a run. But before you do, take a look at these tips to allow your body to adjust to the...

Listen to the music! Great concerts set for Japan!

January 10, 2019
Editor's note: There are lots of great concerts coming up in the next several months. So get off the couch and check one out. (This was updated Jan. 10)January
A woman giggles while helping an airman dress up like a samurai during the seventh-annual Japan Culture Day at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. (THERON GODBOLD/STARS AND STRIPES)

Sushi and samurai: Yokota airmen celebrate host nation’s culture in western Toky

January 12, 2019
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — The pounding drums of the Samurai Taiko drum team Friday signaled the seventh-annual Japan Culture Day at the home of U.S. Forces Japan in western Tokyo.

Look what's happening on your base!

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January 12, 2019
Editor's note: Many events, trips, classes, games, and much more are happening on base, so take a look! Events are as accurate as possible at press time. Since times or event...