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Mattis issues Guidance as Federal Government shuts down

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January 22, 2018
WASHINGTON -- The Defense Department will continue its mission to defend the people of the United States, American allies and U.S. vital interests around the world during the...
Battling high winds and frigid temperatures, seismic maintainers from the Air Force Technical Applications Center based at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., receive fuel resupply via helicopter from the National Science Foundation at AFTAC’s repeater site at Mount Newell, Antarctica, Nov. 1, 2017. (Air Force photo by Brian Fox)

Maintenance Airmen Pull Duty in Frigid Antarctica

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January 20, 2018
PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla., Jan.
Some people follow the boozy holiday season with Dry January, an unofficial movement to abstain from alcohol for 31 days. But alcohol consumption is a year-round activity, and for some, a year-round problem that requires professional help. (U.S. Air Force photo illustration by Airman 1st Class Sahara. L. Fales)

The sobering reality of one drink too many

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January 20, 2018
Along with brightly wrapped gifts, festive gatherings, and hearty meals, alcohol has become a standard feature of the holidays.
Cervical cancer deaths have decreased by more than 50 percent due to regular screening tests that detect abnormalities before cancer develops. (MHS graphic)

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

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January 19, 2018
FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. — January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Cervical cancer used to be one of the most common causes of cancer death for women in the United States....

7th Fleet Hosts Annual U.S.-India Executive Steering Group

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January 20, 2018
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- U.S. and Indian navy leadership met in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Jan. 17-19, to discuss engagements between the two nations throughout the year.
A woman accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from a casino at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan, in 2015 was charged with theft of public money in federal court on Monday, March 6, 2017. (ERIK SLAVIN/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Ex-cashier gets 2-year sentence for stealing $100K from Yokosuka base casino

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January 19, 2018
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — A former base worker has been sentenced to two years in prison for stealing nearly $100,000 from a Yokosuka casino in 2015.