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From the heart: Retired sailor’s book of poetry published

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January 18, 2017
In July, we ran a couple of poems by retired Navy Hospital Corpsman Derrick Graham. Since then, Graham published his first book, “Heartfelt Moments,” which is filled with a...
A U.S. Kiowa helicopter sparked a fire during a training exercise on the mountainside at the Rodriguez Live Fire Range, South Korea, on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2016. The fire was extinguished Wednesday, but the blaze left an area the size of half a football field charred. (COURTESY OF POCHEON LIVE-FIRE RA)
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US helicopter sparks fire during training exercise in South Korea

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January 20, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea — A U.S. helicopter on a training exercise sparked a mountainside fire that raged for nearly 20 hours at Rodriguez Live Fire Range, a military spokesman said.

The bloody truth?: In Japan, many believe your blood determines your personality

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January 20, 2017
While stationed in Japan or Okinawa, you may have had what seemed like an odd question presented to you by a stranger at some point.“What is your blood type?”
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Reflect the beauty of Korean culture by wearing a hanbok in the streets

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January 17, 2017
The hanbok (한복), the most well-known form of traditional Korean clothing, is one of the most idolized and well-preserved elements of Kore

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