Mold and inadequate radon gas detection are posing “serious health hazards” to servicemembers living on military bases, the Defense Department Inspector General said in a report detailing 1,057 code violations in Japan base housing.
The new Stuttgart High School and Stuttgart Elementary School, slated to open next year, will bear the names of two fallen Green Berets, if the military community here has its way.
A two-star Army general who was fired from his job in Djibouti last year after allegedly groping a female adviser was allowed to retire quietly with a demotion in rank, according to Army officials and military documents.
One lesson from Julia Pierson's short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can't keep secrets from the president.
The exhausted Kurdish fighters leaned against a pair of antiquated green cannons on a hill, the ground around them littered with shrapnel from fierce battles with Islamic State militants. One tapped the cannon with his mud-caked boots. "Russian-made," he said, with a smirk. "My grandfather used the same one."
President Barack Obama’s decision to keep ground troops away from the battlefield in Iraq and Syria has thrust the Air Force into the premier role in America’s latest fight against Islamic militants, bolstering the service’s stature during a time when all branches of the military are competing for limited funds.
It is simply unfair to demand that ex-offenders redeem themselves while making it increasingly hard for them to do so.
One day soon, the classic DODDS-Europe rivalry between Kaiserslautern and Ramstein might sway in the Raiders’ favor. It’s unlikely, however, that Saturday will be that day.