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Super Typhoon Kong-Rey could affect Okinawa on Friday


Noon Tuesday, Oct. 2, Japan time: Super Typhoon Kong-Rey has peaked at 161-mph sustained winds and 196-mph gusts, according to the...

Discover the taste of Nepal outside Yokosuka’s gates


Just a minute walk from Yokosuka Naval Base’s Womble Gate, Gorkha Palace is a cozy Indian-Nepalese restaurant offering tasty fare....

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tyler R. Fraser/Released

Yokosuka holds a Suicide Prevention Month candlelight vigil


YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 27, 2018) – Lt. Georgia Harrison, left, Suicide Prevention Coordinator assigned to U.S. Fleet Activities (...

USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) leads a formation of Carrier Strike Group Five ships as U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress aircrafts and U.S. Navy F/A-18s pass overhead for a photo exercise during Valiant Shield 2018. The biennial, U.S. only, field-training exercise focuses on integration of joint training among the U.S. Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. This is the seventh exercise in the Valiant Shield series that began in 2006. (KAILA PETERS/U.S. NAVY PHOTO)

Ronald Reagan sailors give back on Guam after wrapping up Valiant Shield drills


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The USS Ronald Reagan strike group arrived in Guam this week after wrapping up “successful” Valiant...

U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Cmdr. Kristine Volk/Released

CNFJ/CNRJ hosts Japanese Ministry of Defense Joint Staff College Senior Officers


Fenton spoke with JSC Commandant Vice Adm. Katsuto Deguchi and the group of senior Japanese officers about the importance of the...

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

Explore Japan's Magic Kingdom


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

Nile C. Kinnick's Travion Morton slithers out of the grasp of would-be Zama tackler Keyshawn McNeil. (JIMMY MILLS/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)

Kinnick turns meeting of unbeaten schools into rout


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – With Travion Morton controlling things on the ground and Patrick Kelly in command of the passing game...

Yokosuka, Japan (September 16, 2018) Members of the U.S. 7th Fleet Band perform with the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra in the 9th annual "American Sounds in Yokosuka" concert. Together, numbers from the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra included over 85 musicians and 22 from the 7th Fleet Band. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jimmy Ong)

7th Fleet Band Performs American Sound in Yokosuka


YOKOSUKA, Japan – The U.S. 7th Fleet Band and the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra performed in a joint concert at the Yokosuka Arts...

Photos by Takahiro Takiguchi

Let's get physical! Les Mills a popular workout in Yokosuka

Upon entering a wellness studio at Yokosuka Fleet Recreation Center, I was taken back by the cheerful and enthusiastic atmosphere...


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