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PyeongChang Olympic Sized Meals

There is a sleepy village in Korea that is known as PyeongChang. If you travel the quiet streets and absorb the local culture, you could feel...
U.S. Air Force Courtesy graphic. Budget Overview Board cover of 2019 Budget Overview.

Air Force Fiscal Year 2019 budget addresses great power competition

The Air Force budget request of $156.3 billion for fiscal year 2019 builds on the progress made in 2018 to restore the readiness of the force,...
Ensign Jesse L. Brown, USN In the cockpit of an F4U-4 Corsair fighter, circa 1940. He was the first African-American Naval Aviator to see combat. Brown was shot down over North Korea. National Archives

African-American History Month: The story behind one pilot’s rescue attempt of another

‘We’ll be back for you’ by Adam Makos

On Dec. 4, 1950, Navy pilot Jesse Brown was shot down over North Korea.

In a...

WASHINGTON (Dec. 21, 2017) - The Department of the Navy seal. (U.S. Navy graphic/Released)

Navy submits 30-Year Ship Acquisition Plan

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Department of the Navy submitted the long-range ship acquisition plan to Congress Feb. 12.

The 30-Year Ship...

Ban Na Isan Village Chief Arun Sopaporn (right) thanks U.S. Army Maj. Robert Vandertuin, the head of a Combined Joint Civil Military Operations Task Force, for visiting in Chachoengsao, Kingdom of Thailand, Jan. 31, 2018. (Photo Credit: U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Matthew J. Bragg)

US Army, Marines work with partners to help Thai communities in Cobra Gold exercise

CHACHOENGSAO, Thailand -- The Royal Thai, United States, and Indonesian Armed Forces gathered during a pillar raising ceremony for an Exercise...

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Department of the Navy releases Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Department of the Navy released its proposed $194.1 billion (Base and Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO)) budget Feb....

Army Lt. Gen. Anthony Ierardi, the Joint Staff's director of force structure, resources and assessment, and Defense Department Comptroller David L. Norquist, discuss the president's fiscal 2019 defense budget request during a news conference at the Pentagon, Feb. 12, 2018. DoD photo by Jim Garamone

President’s Fiscal 2019 Defense Budget Request calls for $686.1 billion

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2018 — The president’s fiscal year 2019 defense budget request calls for $686.1 billion in spending and will reverse years of...

SF Bay Area residents receive U.S. Coast Guard Recognition

Members of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary recently received the United States Commandant Letter of Commendation for their efforts in...

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Running for the right reason

As a little girl, I grew up with household names like Steve Prefontaine, Jackie Joyner Kersee, Florence Griffith Joyner (Flo Jo), Michael Johnson...

Going for Gold in the Itaewon Area, Seoul

With the Winter Olympics, there is an undeniable collective buzz starting to whip up around Seoul. If you haven’t been able to acquire tickets to...

Team Korea’s Best in PyeongChang Olympics

Can you feel that energy? The winter is finally here and Seoul has turned into a magical, winter wonderland. (I mean, look at all this...
Exercise COPE NORTH 2018 is an annual Pacific Air Forces tri-lateral Field Training Exercise with participants from the U.S. Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, Japan Air Self-Defense Force, and Royal Australian Air Force conducted primarily at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.

COPE NORTH kicks off at Andersen AFB

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- The United States and two ally nations in the Indo-Pacific region are scheduled to participate in...

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