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The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan takes part in a replenishment at sea in waters south of Japan, May 14, 2018. (KENNETH ABBATE/U.S. NAVY)

Japanese prosecutors drop USS Ronald Reagan sailor’s drug-smuggling case


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — A USS Ronald Reagan sailor will not be prosecuted in Japanese court after he was accused of smuggling...

The red panda is fun to watch as it climbs from branch to branch and repeats. Photo by Karin Wu

Japan zoos full of family fun!


Ueno Zoo

When you want to go to a zoo in the Tokyo area, your best option is Ueno Zoo. Located in Ueno Park...

Photos by Samantha Lymburn-Law

Hakone day trip sure to bring fun

One of the advantages of living in Japan is having the opportunity to go sightseeing without having to travel too far. So, when...

DECA chief hears you: Commissary shelves will be better stocked


The biggest problem with commissaries, and perhaps a major reason why sales are falling, “is product availability,” wrote Vicky...

Yokosuka Chiefs Spouses Association to host symposium Aug. 10


YOKOSUKA - This year marks the 5th year the Yokosuka Chiefs Spouses Association (YCSA) will hold its annual Chief Petty Officer (...

United says military families worldwide can ship pets back to US


All U.S. military families overseas — regardless of where they are stationed — are eligible to use United Airlines to fly their...

Cinderella Castle at dusk. Photo courtesy of Michael Kaplan May 2008

Tokyo Disneyland: The Magic Kingdom in Japan


For more than thirty years, Tokyo Disneyland has entertained millions of guests throughout its 115 acres of attractions, shopping...

Lt. Jason Figgeroa

Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jason Kofonow

7th Fleet Sailor selected as junior Intel officer of the year (Afloat)


A Commander, U.S. 7th Fleet officer has been named the Rear Admiral Thomas A. Brooks Intelligence Junior Officer of the Year (...


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