More News Content

News
Photo by Tetsuo Nakahara

Chomping into the history of the hamburger in Japan

These days, you can find a burger anywhere in Japan – from fast-food franchise to mom-and-pop sandwich shops. But few reveal the secret sauce on...

Photos by Shoji Kudaka

Traffic safety figures on Okinawa get your attention ... and a smile

Have you noticed an old statue on Okinawa that resembles a police officer standing by the road?
 
The weathered man looks...
U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Darnell T. Cannady

The ART of training the total force

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AFNS) -- Intelligence analysts sit in front of computer monitors, closely watching images of an ongoing mission, but they...

COURTESY OF THE JOINT PRESS CORPS

Korean leaders to hold 3rd summit next month in Pyongyang

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean President Moon Jae-in will travel to Pyongyang next month for his third summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong...

President Donald Trump smiles during a signing ceremony for a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Fort Drum, N.Y.  CAROLYN KASTER/AP

Trump signs $717 billion defense policy bill into law

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday signed into law a $717 billion defense policy bill, which authorizes a wave of significant military...

An $18 million Marine Corps waterfront headquarters is expected to be completed next year on Guam.  COURTESY OF THE U.S. NAVY

Work on Guam's $8.7 billion portion of Pacific realignment gaining momentum, officials say

DEDEDO, Guam — Driving north on Route 3 toward the site of the yet-to-be-built Marine Corps Base Guam, signs of construction are everywhere....

Wahlburgers — the fast-casual restaurant founded by executive chef Paul Wahlberg and brothers Mark and Donnie Wahlberg — will open its first location on a military installation at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2020. Seen here is thWahlburgers — the fast-casual restaurant founded by executive chef Paul Wahlberg and brothers Mark and Donnie Wahlberg — will open its first location on a military installation at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2020. Seen here is the Impossible Burger. e Impossible Burger.  WAHLBURGERS

Wahlburgers to open its first military base location, but it'll be a while

Troops tired of Anthony’s pizza, Charleys' subs and Auntie Anne’s pretzels will have a new food option named after someone they may actually...

DREAMSTIME/TNS

US military lashes out on Twitter after Beijing warns off aircraft in South China Sea

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – U.S. forces have fired a barrage of tweets in response to Chinese harassment of a Navy reconnaissance plane in the South...

Did you know?: Mongoose threat to Okinawa's ecosystem

The mongoose was brought to Okinawa in 1910 by a zoologist under the assumption that the animal would drive out venomous habu snake. One theory...
Takahiro Takiguchi

Seal the deal with Japanese hanko

If you’ve received any sort of official document from a Japanese organization, you’ve likely run across a red seal next to a signature or printed...

Two Koreas move closer despite deadlock over nuclear talks

SEOUL, South Korea — At a time when the United States and South Korea are usually gearing up for annual war games, Seoul is instead preparing for...

Jared Bullock, a former Green Beret, and his wife Jesica stand outside Foundry Athletics, a gym they opened May 19, 2018, in Carterville, Ill.  PHOTO BY TIM KOLCZAK

‘Tough as nails’ veteran urges focus on fitness, not wounds

AUSTIN, Texas — Everything changed for Sgt. 1st Class Jared Bullock on Nov. 13, 2013.

It was one month into his fifth deployment, and the...

Pages