New Technology Could Eliminate Long Checkout Lines for Military Shoppers
Exchange and commissary operators on overseas military bases are looking at technology that could put an end to long lines.
Air Force Fighters Escape Typhoon Maria's Path, Draw a Crowd in Tokyo
Aircraft enthusiasts in Tokyo got a treat over the weekend with the arrival of some of America's most powerful jet fighters.
Airman Praised After Parking in Wing Commander's Space at E-Club
At the home of U.S. Forces Japan and 5th Air Force in Tokyo, prime parking is reserved for top military leaders at clubs.
Cadet Who Made West Point History Is Among 'College Women of the Year'
A groundbreaking West Point graduate was recently named among Glamour magazine's "2018 College Women of the Year."
Potential Shooter Threat Cancels Classes at Okinawa Base School
Threatening graffiti sparked fears of a "potential active shooter" at an Okinawa base school.
Guam-Based Sailor Missing for 5 Days Found in Singapore
A sailor assigned to the submarine USS Oklahoma City was found, five days after he was reported missing in Singapore.
Military Seeks Exemption to United's New Pet-Shipment Restrictions
U.S. Forces Japan is seeking an exemption for military pet owners affected by changes to United's pet shipment program.
Australian Army Chief Orders Ban on So-Called 'Death Symbols'
The directive is aimed at symbols that are "at odds with Army's values and the ethical force we seek to build and sustain."
Coast Guardsman Faces $31K Price Tag for Shipping Dog Home from Japan
The owner of a 221-pound English mastiff may have to pay $31,000 to fly the dog back to the United States.
Upcoming COLA Cuts Leave Some Japan-Based Service Members Fuming
The news provoked a flurry of negative comments from servicemembers and their families.
Jungle Survival: Troops Swallow Snake Blood during Cobra Gold Training
American troops at Cobra Gold slurped cobra blood and noshed on rats while learning how to survive in harsh environments.
First Navy Jack Flies to Honor Sailors Killed in Collisions
A banner often regarded as the Navy's first flag will fly all year long at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
Super Galaxy Brake Failure Prompts Pre-Takeoff Evacuation in Yokota
Brake failure caused a C-5M Super Galaxy cargo plane to be evacuated just before takeoff Thursday at Yokota Air Base.
Soldiers Like Pinks and Greens But Aren't Happy About Another Uniform
Some soldiers like the look of proposed retro-style uniforms unveiled by the Army but say they already have too many outfits.
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Here's Your 2020 Military Retiree, VA and Social Security Pay Bump
The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
Here’s Where President Donald Trump Will Spend Veterans Day
He won’t be attending the traditional wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington Cemetery.
How Will Veterans Get On Base for Their New Commissary Access? No One Can Say
How will veterans and caregivers get access to base to shop? No one can say.
Air Force IDs Special Tactics Airman Lost Over Gulf of Mexico
He had previously completed deployments to Africa and Afghanistan.
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Lawmaker Calls for Answers on Army Recruiters' Use of China-Based App
A New York lawmaker wants Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy to explain the service's decision to allow recruiters to use TikTok.
US Soldier Dies, Two Others Injured when Armored Vehicle Overturns During Training in South Korea
Spc. Nicholas C. Panipinto, 20, of Bradenton, Fla., died Wednesday from injuries sustained in the rollover at Camp Humphreys.
President Trump Honors Army POW Who Defied Nazi Demand to ID Jewish Troops
President Donald Trump honored the WWII heroism of Army Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds.
Navy Vets Could Face Off for Virginia Congressional Seat
If Ben Loyola wins the Republican nomination, he'll likely be running against U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria.
Future Navy Carrier JFK Treats First Patient at Medical
More than 100 sailors have officially checked into the command with more expected.
Air Force News
Plans for Pentagon's Future Flying Bomb Truck Begin to Take Shape
DoD officials may select a bomber already in the Air Force's inventory to become its munitions-packed "arsenal plane."
Disappearing Phantom: Iconic Jet Nears End of Service
Only a few dozen Phantoms remain in active service around the world out of 5,195 built during a 20-year production run.
Veterans Struggle to Find the Right Fit in a Tight Job Market
Veterans say it isn't easy to find the right fit in this job market.
Marine Corps News
Expert Says Marine Veteran Sought Help from VA Days Before Killing 2 Cops
A clinical neuropsychologist testified the Marine Corps veteran went to the VA several times starting in May 2017.
New Marine Corps PFT Rules Start Soon. Here's Who Will Face Them First
Marines will soon get the option to swap crunches on their physical fitness test with a plank.
After Marine Died on Their Wedding Day, Spouse Pleads for a Proper Goodbye
Marine Master Sgt. Jeffrey Briar died Sept. 22, 2019, shortly after he and Jennifer Crowley were married.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Frees an Unsightly Fisher Island Guest -- a Grounded 200-Foot Cargo Vessel
A Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel ran aground just north of Fisher Island.
Woman Accused of Scamming Veteran Continues to Call Him, Loses Jail House Phone Access, Prosecutors Say
A day after her arrest in the violation of the no contact order, Jessica Henry called the Coast Guard veteran from jail.
Coast Guard Suspends Search for Airman who Fell from Plane over Gulf of Mexico
The Air Force has now taken control of the search as it transitions to a recovery effort.