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SBA looks to reach more veterans with loans and programs to start businesses

Hernán Luis y Prado, who owns a machine shop and manufacturing facility in San Diego, said he feels like he still works with a military team –...

Navy updates Pregnancy and Parenthood app

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy updated the Pregnancy and Parenthood mobile app that provides Sailors with the latest information and resources on...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (May 26, 2018) Culinary Specialist Seaman Recruit Hannah Defreeze, from Tulsa, Okla., chops radishes in the galley aboard the Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD 51), May 26, 2018. Oak Hill, homeported in Virginia Beach, Va., is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jessica L. Dowell/Released)

Registered dietitians now available throughout the fleet

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy announced an initiative to provide registered dietitians to units throughout the fleet in NAVADMIN 160/18, released...

YOKOSUKA, Japan -- (July 10, 2018) -- Senior Chief Culinary Specialist Jerome Feliciano is awarded the World Master Chefs Society’s medal in culinary excellence during an award ceremony at the Jewel of the East Galley on board U.S. Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Japan, July 10, 2018. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Collins III)

U.S. 7th Fleet Sailor Recognized as Master Chef

YOKOSUKA, Japan – Senior Chief Culinary Specialist Jerome Feliciano was awarded the Master Chefs Diploma of Culinary Excellence by the World...

Summer vacation is the start of travel season for many military families. When traveling overseas, you should know what to do in the event of illness or other health issues.

Summer Travel: Getting Care While Overseas

Summer vacation is the start of travel season for many military families. TRICARE covers you when you travel on business or take a vacation with...
Airmen from the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command meet with Royal Thai military officials and a Thai engineering company to advise and assist in the rescue operation June 30, 2018, at Chiang Rai, Thailand. A search and rescue team was sent to Tham Luang cave in Northern Thailand at the request of the Royal Thai government to assist in the rescue of the missing Thai soccer players and their coach. (JESSICA TAIT/U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO)

Okinawa-based Special Operations airmen involved in Thai cave rescue

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — Dozens of U.S. military personnel, including pararescue airmen based in Okinawa, were part of a multinational effort that...

An Okinawan family poses with an MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma July 8, 2018. (AYA ICHIHASHI/STARS AND STRIPES)

Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft have a Japanese fan club

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION FUTENMA, Japan — On an island where locals often seem fearful of U.S. military aircraft, a group of Okinawan aviation...

Navy Cmdr. Bryce Benson. (U.S. NAVY)

Former Fitzgerald commander pleads not guilty to three criminal charges from collision

WASHINGTON – The former commanding officer of the Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald pleaded not guilty Tuesday to criminal charges stemming from the...

U.S. Army Pfc. Terrence R. McMillan of Atlanta, a human resources specialist with the 642nd Regional Support Group, does pushups for his physical fitness test April 14, 2018 at a track in Decatur, Ga. Sgt. Skyler J. Shutts of Cartersville, Ga., was his grader for the event.  GARY A. WITTE/U.S. ARMY

Army’s new, six-event PT test will roll out in the next two years

WASHINGTON – The Army will roll out its long-planned update to its physical fitness test during the next two years, with a new six-event...

Army Spc. Johnathan Vargas from Environmental Health at Kenner Army Health Clinic conducts a water test using a LaMontte water quality kit at the Fort Lee dining facility while conducting an inspection recently. (U.S. Army photo by Lesley Atkinson)

Environmental health works behind the scenes to keep Soldiers ready

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Readiness is the Army and Environmental Health mission and it really starts with in prevention.

“I didn’t know what the...

CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, Japan – The tropical cyclone conditions of readiness are conditions that state the level of danger a typhoon presents and the proper response to minimize that danger to human life. Typhoon season on Okinawa is from June through November. An emergency kit with three days’ worth of food and water should be prepared. (U.S. Marine Corps illustration by Staff Sgt. Branko Bilicich)

Tips and Tricks for Typhoon season

CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, Japan – -- Typhoon season in Japan lasts from June to November, and with it brings the need for proper preparation in the...

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