More News Content

News

Nourishing Nabe: Try making your own hot pot at home

There is something very comforting about sitting around a bubbling hot pot with friends and family. Often rich with a variety of vegetables, hot...

Navy Vice Adm. Raquel Bono, Defense Health Agency director, said the TRICARE Open Season enrollment period gives beneficiaries a choice in what they want to do with their health care coverage. (MHS file photo)

TRICARE open enrollment gives plan choices to beneficiaries

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Beneficiaries of TRICARE who want to make changes to their health care coverage are now able to do so during the TRICARE...
Jason Hobbie, 46, was arrested last month and is now the fourth suspect being held in the death of a 43-year-old Canadian man killed and dismembered with machetes on the evening of Aug. 21, 2018, according to Taiwan News. COURTESY OF FACEBOOK

Former paratrooper is second US veteran arrested in connection to brutal killing on Taiwan

A second U.S. military veteran has become ensnared in the grisly drug-related homicide of a Canadian school teacher on Taiwan over the summer....

A 'perfect storm' of GI Bill problems is costing veterans, taxpayers

WASHINGTON — Widespread information technology problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs continue to affect thousands of student veterans who...

Elisa Zwanenburg (left) and Al Richmond (right) engage in their favorite father-daughter activity, marathon running. (Courtesy photo by James Frank)

Going the distance runs in the family

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Elisa Zwanenburg vividly remembers cutting up orange slices as a child and going to pass them out to her dad as he ran by in...

Recipes and more from world’s top chefs

Michelle Tchea, author, founder and owner of Healthy Spoon Pty Ltd and manager of PopIntel Ltd, works with some of the world’s best restaurants...
A 3rd Infantry Division Soldier gives a thumbs-up as he boards a plane to deploy to Afghanistan, Aug. 3, 2017. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Candace Mundt)

Don't stand in line: TSA Precheck open to military, DoD civilians

WASHINGTON -- Service members are trusted to defend the nation, surely they can be trusted when boarding a plane.

This is the thinking of...

Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, speaks to U.S. military spouses at the home of U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.  THERON GODBOLD/STARS AND STRIPES

Second lady discusses employment challenges with military spouses in Japan

TOKYO – Federal agencies are looking at ways for more military spouses to do government jobs from home, second lady Karen Pence told a group of...

Soldiers assigned to 5th Squadron, 73rd Calvary Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division begin the 2-mile run portion of the Army Physical Fitness Test event as part of a deployment readiness exercise July 10, 2018 at Fort Bragg, N.C.  GIN-SOPHIE DE BELLOTTE/U.S. ARMY

New Army policy gives some nondeployabe soldiers six months to overcome issues

WASHINGTON — The Army no longer must wait until soldiers have been in a nondeployable status for one year to dismiss them from the service, under...

Marine accused of assaulting local with pool stick at Okinawa bar

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — An Okinawa-based Marine was arrested over the weekend in the assault of a local man at a Chatan bar.

Lance Cpl....

Deadline for shipping holiday gifts nears

The holiday season is nearly upon us and ‘tis the season when postal officials urge military postal service users to mail cards and...

Pages