In Japan, nothing says summer like bonito


Fallen cherry blossoms and greening mountains may be telltale signs that summer is nigh for most. For many in Japan, however, the...

Did you know?: Yasukuni Shrine dedicated to warriors and civilians


Yasukuni Shrine has often been seen as a symbol of imperial Japan’s war history. Although it is a Shinto shrine, Yasukuni Shrine...

A lightweight stroller is a must have for on-the-go parents. Photo by StatePoint

Top tips for new, on-the-go parents


Parenthood doesn’t mean putting the brakes on your on-the-go lifestyle.

Whether taking an everyday adventure or traveling...

Runners participate in the Mulberry Island Half Marathon at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, in September 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Natasha Stannard)

Setting goals, logging miles: How to train for a running event


FALLS CHURCH, Va. — From a 5K to a full marathon, new and experienced runners alike have one thing on their minds: crossing the...

DeCA reports quarterly fiscal 2018 savings figures

FORT LEE, Va. – The Defense Commissary Agency reported savings percentages for the first and second quarters of fiscal 2018, a...

With helping in mind, spouse pens Yokosuka how-to book

Ciara Lisette and her husband have PCSed a handful of times. They are no strangers when it comes to finding themselves in a...
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis walks with Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera at the Ministry of Defense building in Tokyo, June 29, 2018. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith

U.S.-Japan Alliance ‘Cornerstone’ to Indo-Pacific stability, Mattis says

WASHINGTON -- The United States and Japan are strong allies firmly committed to peace and security in the Indo-Pacific region,...
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Amanda S. Kitchner/Released

SECNAV observes new recruit training, reviews graduation


GREAT LAKES, Ill. (NNS) -- Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Richard V. Spencer visited the Navy's only boot camp, Recruit...

There are 2.5 million alcohol-related deaths worldwide each year, according to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. (Courtesy photo)

Life without liquor

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – It would start with a few drinks on Monday, grow to half a liter of vodka with lemonade on ice by Thursday,...


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