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Marines with November Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion wait to have their uniforms examined by fitters at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Nov. 9, 2018.  TYLER HLAVAC/U.S. MARINE CORPS PHOTO
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Company of female Marines are first to graduate in new dress blues

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November 20, 2018
A company of Marines became the first to graduate in the service’s new female blue dress uniforms Friday at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C.
Soldiers of the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command and Keimyung University’s students, faculty, and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Cadets divide into teams before heading out to enjoy Cultural Activities, Nov. 14, 2018 at KMU, Daegu, Republic of Korea. Soldiers of the 19th ESC were welcomed by the faculty and students of KMU for a combined organizational day, named “Keimyung-Team 19 Friendship Day.” (U.S. Army photo by Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army Cpl. Jeong, Ji Hun)

Keimyung University welcomes Soldiers of 19th ESC for Combined Organizational Day Celebration

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November 19, 2018
Keimyung University’s faculty and students welcomed Soldiers of the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command to the university’s campus for a special event celebrating the...
Falling enrollment prompted officials to combine the Seoul American Middle School and the Seoul American High School. (KIM GAMEL/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Yongsan Garrison schools to close in June after six decades of teaching military kids

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November 17, 2018
YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea — U.S. elementary, middle and high schools on Yongsan will close at the end of this school year as the military population shifts to its new...
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A 'perfect storm' of GI Bill problems is costing veterans, taxpayers

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November 15, 2018
WASHINGTON — Widespread information technology problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs continue to affect thousands of student veterans who have gone without housing...
Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert M. Worley II, director of education service for the Veterans Benefit Administration, listens during a House Veterans' Affairs subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 15, 2018. (JOE GROMELSKI/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Leader of Forever GI Bill implementation reassigned to Houston office

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November 17, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs official leading implementation of a major expansion to veterans’ education benefits will be reassigned to a regional office in...
Zama quarterback Nick Canada had a rushing and a passing TD in the losing cause. He finished the season having accounted for 22 touchdowns, 16 in the air.  JACK HIGBEE/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Football: Cougars complete stunning turnaround by downing Zama

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November 13, 2018
CAMP ZAMA, Japan – Osan’s football program has come a long way in two years.