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2 Vets Win Agent Orange Exposure Cases from Okinawa
Two service members who served on Okinawa during the Vietnam War have won cases claiming they developed ailments from AO expo...
Okinawans Awarded $265 Million Over Aircraft Noise at Kadena
The judges admonished the Japanese government for ignoring the situation and not taking concrete steps to curb the noise.
Work Resumes on Controversial Military Runway on Okinawa
Work resumed Tuesday on a controversial new U.S. military runway after local opposition shut down the project for 10 months.
Okinawans Awarded $22.6 Million for Aircraft Noise at Futenma
The ruling says the Japanese government must pay 3,417 residents, working out to roughly $6,614 per plaintiff.
Okinawa Villagers Sue Japan to Stop Construction of US Helipads
Citing noise concerns, residents from two villages have filed a suit against the government to end construction of U.S. helip...
US Sailor Charged With Raping Japanese Woman in Okinawa Hotel
A U.S. Navy sailor assigned to Camp Schwab has been charged with raping a Japanese woman in an Okinawa hotel, a case that cou...
Navy Plans Upgrades at Sasebo Base for Future Warships
The Navy's 2017 budget request includes funds to upgrade its pier-side facilities at Sasebo Naval Base in Japan.
Restricted Chemical Found in River; Kadena Says Drinking Water Safe
Kadena Air Base has offered reassurances that its water is safe to drink even though high levels of a restricted substance we...
Bone Collector: Nonprofit Dedicated to Recovering WWII Remains
Areas of Okinawa, Japan, still contain shallow, unmarked graves 70 years after World War II.
US Army Black Hawk Makes Hard Landing Off Okinawa; 7 Injured
Seven U.S. service members were injured Wednesday when the helicopter in which they were riding made a hard landing aboard a...
Prep Work for New Camp Schwab Runway to be Temporarily Suspended
The Japanese government plans to temporarily suspend ongoing preparation for a new runway at Camp Schwab in Okinawa’s remote...
Okinawa Protests Intensify as Futenma Relocation Construction Begins
For more than a decade, the protest movement over the relocation of Marine Corps Air Station Futenma to Camp Schwab was large...
Sailor, Airman on Motorcycle Killed in Head-On Collision on Okinawa
A sailor and an airman were killed after a head-on collision between a motorcycle and a car in Chatan town, Okinawa.
Japan Opens Door for Possible Shift of Ospreys Off Okinawa
Japanese officials appear to be laying the groundwork for shifting some Marine Corps Ospreys to the mainland from Okinawa.
Officials Identify Kadena Airman Who Died at Okinawa Waterfall
Japanese officials have identified the airman who died Saturday at Aha Falls, a spot popular with servicemembers and tourists...
Most Popular Military News
Navy to Change Pilot Call Sign Protocol After Minority Aviators Report Bias
The head of naval aviation has directed the creation of a new process for approving and reviewing pilots' call signs.
Thunder's End: Rolling Thunder to Mark Final Memorial Day Event This Weekend
This year's annual Rolling Thunder veterans tribute will be the last.
VA Ready to Roll Out Mission Act Program on June 6 But Expect Glitches: Officials
Officials say the benefits of a system giving veterans more say in their own health care outweigh any drawbacks.
Police Officer Killed in Line of Duty Was Father of 4 and Army Veteran
Kelvin Ansari left behind a wife and four children ranging in ages from 5 to 25. He had served 21 years in the Army.
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The class was said to be the most diverse ever at the military academy in terms of both ethnicity and gender.
Soldier Seen Placing Flag at Tomb of Unknown Soldier During Torrential Rain
For the select few who saw this moment, it was jaw-dropping.
Army Taps Five Firms to Study How to Mount 30mm Cannons on Strykers
The U.S. Army recently selected five defense firms to participate in a design study for mounting a 30mm cannon on a Stryker.
WWII Researcher: Sea Wreck Must Be Plane of US MIA Pilot
It is the only American aircraft lost at that precise spot.
Navy: Sailor Contacted Russians, Pleads Guilty to Espionage
According to Navy court documents, Kellogg, 26, was in contact with Sevmash, Russia's largest shipbuilding enterprise.
Senate Committee's Defense Spending Plan Includes More Money for Amphibs
The Senate Armed Services Committee's budget plan would restore some funding for Navy warships that Marines say they need .
Air Force News
Utah-Based F-35A Squadron Deploys to US Base in Italy
Hill AFB officials said the squadron will participate in exercises and conduct training with other Europe-based aircraft.
More US Troops Are Deploying to the Middle East to Counter Iran
Shanahan announced the move Friday to "safeguard U.S. forces given the ongoing threat posed by Iranian forces."
Air Force Agrees to Reimburse West Virginia City for Chemical Cleanup
The Air Force has agreed to reimburse $4.9 million to the city of Martinsburg, West Virginia.
Marine Corps News
Russian Court Extends Arrest for Marine Veteran Accused of Spying
A Russian court on Friday extended the arrest for Paul Whelan, who complained in court about abuse in custody.
10-Day Tribute Run at Fort Gordon Honoring Fallen Marines, Sailors Concludes
During the closing ceremony, 1,500 dog tags that service members ran with hung on a cross.
Coast Guard News
Purple Hearts Finally Awarded to Coast Guard Crew Killed in World War I
The cutter Tampa was sunk by a U-boat torpedo in 1918, killing all 131 aboard.
Fleet Week Brings Navy, Marines and Coast Guard to New York
Nearly 3,000 members of the Navy, Marines and Coast Guard are expected in the city as part of the week-long affair.
Bolton: Coast Guard to Help Reassert US Leadership in Arctic
Bolton said the Coast Guard also will play an important role as the administration pressures Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua.