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A screen grab shows a clip from a Pentagon news announcement on transgender servicemembers. (DEFENSE DEPARTMENT)
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Guideline changes for transgender students worry some US military families

Education
February 25, 2017

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — President Donald Trump’s decision to let states determine whether to uphold certain protections for transgender students hurts U.S.

Teen dating violence: raising awareness

Education
February 25, 2017

Yokota Air Base, Japan -- No parent wants to see their child get hurt.

A child care center at Fort Hood, Texas. GLORIA MONTGOMERY/U.S. ARMY
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Army approves exemption request for 75 child care workers at 2 posts

News
February 24, 2017

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Two Army posts facing a shortage of child care workers due to the federal civilian hiring freeze ordered by President Donald Trump have received...

Players are all smiles after the 2012 Tomodachi Bowl.  Photo courtesy of Tomodachi Bowl Planning Comitee
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Tomodachi Bowl to be held March 12: Competition, camaraderie in Tokyo’s suburbs

Education
February 22, 2017

High school student-athletes generally play football in the fall, but on the second Sunday of March, fans of Americans and Japanese players can expect some solid competition...

Kadena's Rhamsey Wyche drives against American School of Bangkok defender Shanique Lucas during Thursday's Far East Girls Division I Tournament final. The Eagles dethroned the Panthers 52-31. (JESSICA BIDWELL/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Basketball: Sisters from Bangkok too much for Kadena

Education
February 24, 2017

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – If the right-handed one don’t get you, then the left-handed one will.

Kadena's K.J. Caver goes up for a shot against American School of Bangkok's Jalen Lomax during Tuesday's semifinal in the Far East Boys Division I Basketball Tournament. The Panthers beat the Eagles 57-50 to reach the final for the third straight year. MARY OBSUNA/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Basketball: Panthers reach the final in at least three tourneys

Education
February 23, 2017

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – Thursday’s finals of the Far East Division I basketball tournaments will have a definite hint of black and yellow.