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A volunteer bags an assortment of cookies during Operation Sweet Treat at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 10, 2018. An assortment of four cookies was placed in each bag for the service members to receive for the holidays. The cookies were combined with candy and Moon Pies before being sent out for delivery. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ilyana A. Escalona)

First OMHS culinary class joins Operation Sweat Treat

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December 12, 2018
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea – Students from the Osan Middle High School culinary arts class baked 903 cookies for the 20th annual Operation Sweat Treat at Osan Air Base,...
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As VA works to implement appeals reform, GI Bill problems cast doubts

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December 13, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs is expected to implement a new law in February that aims to shorten the time it takes veterans to appeal their claims for VA...
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Tracking Santa

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December 08, 2018
FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- The North American Aerospace Command is responsible for tracking every flight over the U.S. and Canada.
Ebony Dykes, who previously played for Seoul American, is now a senior at Humphreys; Dai'Ja Turner returns as a sophomore for up-and-coming Daegu's girls basketball team. (MARY SARANTAKES/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Girls Basketball: Fields wide open on who will make it championship games

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December 07, 2018
Johnny Cooper knows what a good team needs to do to accomplish the feat.
U.S. Military Academy cadets cheer on the Army Black Knights during their football game against the Air Force Falcons at Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2018. Army will face the Navy Midshipmen for the 119th time on Dec. 8, 2018, in Philadelphia. (Photo Credit: Cadet Evan Crowell)

Bowl-bound Army looking to continue win streak over Navy

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December 08, 2018
FORT MEADE, Md. -- On the cusp of its best season in decades, the Army Black Knights football team looks for its third straight win Saturday against longtime rival Navy.
Yokota junior Caleb Heino is one of five returning champions from last year's Far East tournament. (CORRINE NEPAIAL/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Wrestling: This might be the year that someone breaks the St. Mary's-Kinnick monopoly

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December 07, 2018
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa – After five seasons of dominance by St. Mary’s and Nile C. Kinnick on the Far East Division I wrestling scene, it’s pretty much starting-over time for the...