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Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Steven Giordano attends a hearing on Capitol Hill, March   8, 2017. (CARLOS BONGIOANNI/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Navy misconduct investigation continues as top enlisted sailor retires

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June 23, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Navy said it would complete its investigation into Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Steven Giordano after he announced Thursday that he would retire amid...
Range 10 on Camp Schwab, Okinawa, pictured on Dec. 17, 2014, is approximately half a mile from a farm where a stray bullet was found. (ISAAC IBARRA/U.S. MARINE CORPS)
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Okinawa police investigate stray bullet near Marine Corps range

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June 23, 2018
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — No injuries were reported after a stray bullet shattered windows in a farmer’s shed near a Marine Corps firing range on Okinawa.
Former Army Capt. Emily Nunez Cavness successfully started her own business as an ROTC cadet. (Photo Credit: Courtesy photo)

Afraid To start your own business? This vet did it as an ROTC cadet

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June 23, 2018
WASHINGTON -- A lot of service members and veterans are budding entrepreneurs, but not everybody has the confidence or know-how to make their business idea happen.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kelsey L. Adams

Pacific Partnership 2018 concludes

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June 22, 2018
PACIFIC OCEAN – (June 21, 2018) The 13th annual Pacific Partnership mission concluded June 21 after completing mission stops in Japan and throughout South and Southeast Asia.
SAN DIEGO (May 9, 2018) Chief Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Electrical) Robert Dragstredt, assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) meets his baby for the first time upon returning from a regularly scheduled deployment. Champlain was deployed with the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group in the U.S. 7th Fleet and 4th Fleet areas of operation. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Morgan K. Nall/Released)

Navy Releases New Parental Leave Program

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June 23, 2018
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Navy announced the establishment of the Military Parental Leave Program in NAVADMIN 151/18, released June 21. The new program increases parental leave and...
U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Tommy Burns, navigator aboard an HC-130H search-and-rescue aircraft, checks the aircraft's position during a patrol flight in search of illegal fishing near Japan's eastern coast on June 14, 2018. LEON COOK/STARS AND STRIPES
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Coast Guardsmen patrol high seas near Japan for illegal fishing

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June 22, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan — The U.S. Coast Guard recently deployed to northeast Japan as part of a multinational effort to help curb illegal fishing.