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The USS John S. McCain arrives at Changi Naval Base, Singapore, following a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore on Aug. 21, 2017. (JOSHUA FULTON/U.S. NAVY PHOTO)

New hull crack, typhoon divert collision-damaged USS McCain to Philippines


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – The collision-damaged USS John S. McCain – enroute from Singapore to Japan via a heavy-lift vessel –...

YOKOSUKA, Japan. Vice Adm. Phil Sawyer, commander, U.S. 7th Fleet, awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal to 36 crew members of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), who distinguished themselves for their bravery and contributions to damage control efforts after a collision with a merchant vessel on June 17. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Leonard Adams)

USS Fitzgerald Sailors honored for damage control efforts following collision


YOKOSUKA, Japan -- Thirty-six Sailors, who distinguished themselves for their bravery and contributions to damage control efforts...

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Alexandra Seeley/Released

USFF visits USS Barry


YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 17, 2017) - Adm. Phil Davidson, commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF), right, asks Sailors questions...

STOMP in Yokosuka Nov. 13-14

This is a GREAT workshop - anything you all can do to help push it out is appreciated!

USO Yokosuka team


President’s Award given to USO Yokosuka team


Yokosuka, Japan - On Oct. 13, the prestigious USO President’s award was presented to Shandra Kraft, Kristine Fontanilla, Jadine...

Tokyo breakfast breakdown: Crisscross


If you crave your breakfast on a patio, then Crisscross is a perfect spot. Locate din the heart of Aoyama (next to Cicada), this...

Kadena defenders Uriah Morris and Eric McCarter put the squeeze on Nile C. Kinnick ballcarrier Andrew Urette. (MORGAN HARTLEY/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)

Football: Kadena to visit Kinnick to play for Far East D-I grid title


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – It’s official: Kadena will visit Nile C. Kinnick the weekend of Oct. 27-28 to play for the Far East...

A public works employee tests a smoke detector inside an office at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. (JAMES JOHNSON/U.S. NAVY)

Yokosuka resolving base-housing safety issues identified in IG report, officials say


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — Base-housing safety issues — ranging from radon gas to fire protection problems — identified in a 2014...


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