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Here's the cure for a hangover!

While superfoods contain the kind of nutritional value that make them, well, super, turmeric goes above and beyond. The plant, a superfood found...
Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nicoleandr Alacantara poses for a photo at Colonel Ernesto Ravina Air Base during Exercise Balikatan 2018 in Tarlac, Philippines, May 11, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Charles Plouffe

Courtney Marine returns home to Philippines

OKINAWA, Japan -- A Marine from Castro Valley, California, returned to his original home while participating in a large-scale multilateral...

Promotion opportunities for exceptional performers in Air Force to increase

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- Air Force officials have announced changes to the Stripes for Exceptional Performers program, a program designed to promote...

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 pets to the States...

Adm. Philip S. Davidson became the 25th commander of U.S. Pacific Command during a ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, May 30, 2018. The combatant command has been renamed Indo-Pacific Command.  WYATT OLSON/STARS AND STRIPES

Adm. Harris retires, Davidson takes charge of newly named Indo-PACOM

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii — Since taking charge of U.S. Pacific Command in 2015, Adm. Harry Harris has given “277 speeches, large and...

Some U.S. military families moving back to the States from the Pacific may now be able to fly United Airlines with their pets, regardless of the carrier's stricter pet travel rules that ban some 25 breeds of dogs and cats starting in June.  STEPHEN BEARD/U.S. MARINE CORPS

United will fly barred pets home if they originally sent them overseas

Some U.S. military families moving back to the States from the Pacific may be able to fly United Airlines with their pets, regardless of the...

Did you know?: Tsuyu - Japanese rainy season

The rainy season in Japan is cheerily referred to as “tsuyu,” or plum rain, as it coincides with the seasonal ripening of this luscious fruit....

Have a beachin' good time BBQing on Okinawa

1.YAGAJISHIMA BEACH
This private beach is the perfect place to have a campout beach party. Amenities include rental barbeque equipment,...

Dunford to attend Pacom Command Change, meet with Pacific allies

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford will take advantage of U.S. Pacific Command’s upcoming change of command...

Mark Gregory, 25, a citizen of the United Kingdom, worked at Chili's on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, for nearly four years until leaving this year. He was disappointed with how the 86th Force Support Squadron handled the transfer of third-country nationals into the host nation employment program.  JENNIFER H. SVAN/STARS AND STRIPES

New rule forces some base workers to accept changes to pay, benefits or lose jobs

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany — A change in employment status here for dozens of third-country nationals — some of whom are also military spouses —...

World War II troops on the firing line with their .45 caliber pistols.  NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION

Own a piece of military history: M1911s available for purchase

AUSTIN, Texas — In 1993, then-Pfc. Sean Lamphere received an M1911 pistol as part of the 11th Engineer Battalion at Fort Stewart in Georgia. It...

Similar to physical health, mental health requires regular care. Mental health is as critical as physical health to mission readiness. Therefore, it’s just as important to invest in your mental health as it is your physical health. (U.S. Air Force photo)

Assess your mental wellness during Mental Health Awareness Month

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — You likely spend time and energy on improving your physical health. Do you do the same when it comes to your mental health?...

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