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The Hindu
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this monthArmy did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water bet
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this month
The Hindu / Posted 18 minutes ago
Army did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water between Japan's islands of Miyako and Okinawa, the air force statement said. China's air force said on Sunday it had flown more than 40 bombers and other fighter... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this monthArmy did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water bet
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this month
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 minutes ago
Army did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water between Japan's islands of Miyako and Okinawa, the air force statement said. This comes as China has been increasingly asserting itself in territorial disputes in... Read more
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Reuters
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this monthArmy did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water bet
China air force holds drills in Western Pacific for second time this month
Reuters / Posted 50 minutes ago
Army did the exercises after flying over the Miyako Strait, a body of water between Japan's islands of Miyako and Okinawa, the air force statement said. This comes as China has been increasingly asserting itself in territorial disputes in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stanceDuterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South Chi
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Duterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South China Sea. About 1400 US servicemen based in Okinawa, Japan, and 500 Philippine Armed Forces personnel will conduct an amphibious-landing exercise and live-fire training... Read more
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WA Today
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stanceDuterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South Chi
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance
WA Today / Posted 8 hours ago
Duterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South China Sea. About 1400 US servicemen based in Okinawa, Japan, and 500 Philippine Armed Forces personnel will conduct an amphibious-landing exercise and live-fire training... Read more
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The Age
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stanceDuterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South Chi
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
Duterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South China Sea. About 1400 US servicemen based in Okinawa, Japan, and 500 Philippine Armed Forces personnel will conduct an amphibious-landing exercise and live-fire training... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stanceDuterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South Chi
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Duterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South China Sea. About 1400 US servicemen based in Okinawa, Japan, and 500 Philippine Armed Forces personnel will conduct an amphibious-landing exercise and live-fire training... Read more
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Canberra Times
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stanceDuterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South Chi
Philippines to host US war games after hardman Rodrigo Duterte softens stance
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Duterte acknowledged that his country did need American troops in the South China Sea. About 1400 US servicemen based in Okinawa, Japan, and 500 Philippine Armed Forces personnel will conduct an amphibious-landing exercise and live-fire training... Read more
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Sun Star
US, PHL marine units to participate in landing exercisein the region, and has for decades,” he added. PHIBLEX 33 will include approxi
US, PHL marine units to participate in landing exercise
Sun Star / Posted 9 hours ago
in the region, and has for decades,” he added. PHIBLEX 33 will include approximately 1,400 US service members based in Okinawa, Japan and 500 Filipino personnel working side-byside to grow capabilities and better prepare to operate together... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Secret to living past 100 may exist in Italian villageof men and women who are older than 100. They're called "blue zones" and inclu
Secret to living past 100 may exist in Italian village
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 hours ago
of men and women who are older than 100. They're called "blue zones" and include Sardinia, Italy; Ikaria, Greece; Okinawa, Japan; Loma Linda, CA; and Nicoya, Costa Rica. Earlier this year Rome's Sapienza University and the University of... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Secret to living past 100 may exist in Italian villageof men and women who are older than 100. They're called "blue zones" and inclu
Secret to living past 100 may exist in Italian village
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 23 hours ago
of men and women who are older than 100. They're called "blue zones" and include Sardinia, Italy; Ikaria, Greece; Okinawa, Japan; Loma Linda, CA; and Nicoya, Costa Rica. Earlier this year Rome's Sapienza University and the University of... Read more
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Japan Update
Okinawa files appeal on high court Henoko rulingOkinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga filed an appeal Friday against a high court ruli
Okinawa files appeal on high court Henoko ruling
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
Okinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga filed an appeal Friday against a high court ruling that deemed illegal his refusal to withdraw his order to revoke a Henoko landfill permit that had been approved by his predecessor Hirokazu Nakaima. The permit is... Read more
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Japan Update
Golden Kings lose inaugural series of games in B. Leagueflashy LED-light visual effects. The game was broadcast nationwide on TV and ma
Golden Kings lose inaugural series of games in B. League
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
flashy LED-light visual effects. The game was broadcast nationwide on TV and many Kings’ fans came to watch the game from Okinawa cheering wildly for the team. Kings’ second game against Alvark Tokyo was on Friday 19:00 at the same stadium. In... Read more
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Japan Update
Destination weddings showing strong increaseOkinawa Prefecture Department of Culture, Tourism and Sports announced Wednesda
Destination weddings showing strong increase
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
Okinawa Prefecture Department of Culture, Tourism and Sports announced Wednesday that 6,553 couples came to Okinawa to have destination weddings during the period from January to June this year. The number is 394 more than the last year, an increase... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Kentucky clown sightings prompt warning from policenewborn daughter Lynsey, Fabian & Zephaniah Keiko Gosin (Image: Gosin Family)
Kentucky clown sightings prompt warning from police
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
newborn daughter Lynsey, Fabian & Zephaniah Keiko Gosin (Image: Gosin Family) A Pearl City woman who now lives in Okinawa with her husband are trying to do something positive after their newborn baby girl suffered life-threatening brain... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Friday's Digital Shortcastnewborn daughter Lynsey, Fabian & Zephaniah Keiko Gosin (Image: Gosin Family)
Friday's Digital Shortcast
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
newborn daughter Lynsey, Fabian & Zephaniah Keiko Gosin (Image: Gosin Family) A Pearl City woman who now lives in Okinawa with her husband are trying to do something positive after their newborn baby girl suffered life-threatening brain... Read more
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Food Business Review
Toyota develops DNA analysis technology for agricultural improvementcalled Genotyping by Random Amplicon Sequencing (GRAS) using analytical materia
Toyota develops DNA analysis technology for agricultural improvement
Food Business Review / Posted yesterday
called Genotyping by Random Amplicon Sequencing (GRAS) using analytical materials that have been provided by the Kyushu Okinawa Agricultural Research Center (KARC) of the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO). This... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fall movie preview 2016: From 'The Girl on the Train' to 'Doctor Strange' - all the films we can't wait to seefirst to this true-life saga about a conscientious objector who serves as a med
Fall movie preview 2016: From 'The Girl on the Train' to 'Doctor Strange' - all the films we can't wait to see
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
first to this true-life saga about a conscientious objector who serves as a medic and saves 75 lives in the Battle of Okinawa in WWII. Andrew Garfield stars in the lead role as Medal of Honor winner Desmond T. Doss. Loving (Nov.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers use computer-based game to find how punishment affects behaviour of children with ADHDsaid Prof Gail Tripp, one of the authors of the paper and director of the Human
Researchers use computer-based game to find how punishment affects behaviour of children with ADHD
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
said Prof Gail Tripp, one of the authors of the paper and director of the Human Developmental Neurobiology Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST). "We need to be extremely careful about using... Read more
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New Kerala
Okinawa appeals ruling for US base relocation plans - newkerala.com #122732NK World, Tokyo, Sep 23 : Okinawa authorities on Friday lodged an appeal agains
Okinawa appeals ruling for US base relocation plans - newkerala.com #122732
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NK World, Tokyo, Sep 23 : Okinawa authorities on Friday lodged an appeal against a high court ruling supporting the Japanese government's controversial move to relocate a US base within the prefecture. Okinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga was initially... Read more
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Balita
Japan voices concerns over China naval ships' recent movesa day after a Chinese naval intelligence vessel sailed in an area just outside
Japan voices concerns over China naval ships' recent moves
Balita / Posted 2 days ago
a day after a Chinese naval intelligence vessel sailed in an area just outside Japanese waters near Kitadaito Island in Okinawa Prefecture in the Pacific Ocean. While similar remarks were also heard from the government's top spokesman Yoshihide... Read more
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Quartz
Japan and China’s maritime tensions in the South China Sea are resurfacing World War II-era woundsunlike the South China Sea, touches Japan’s coast.Distance from the largest of
Japan and China’s maritime tensions in the South China Sea are resurfacing World War II-era wounds
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
unlike the South China Sea, touches Japan’s coast.Distance from the largest of the Senkakus, Uotsuri-shima (in blue) to Okinawan capital Naha and other points. (Jackopoid/Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0) In it, Japan’s Ryukyu island chain extends 1,400... Read more
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Japan Update
Okinawa residential land prices increase fastest pace in nationThe Land Policy Division of Okinawa Prefecture announced Tuesday results of its
Okinawa residential land prices increase fastest pace in nation
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
The Land Policy Division of Okinawa Prefecture announced Tuesday results of its land price survey of July 1, 2016. According to the survey, the price of residential, commercial, and industrial land, excluding forest areas, increased 2.2% from... Read more
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Japan Update
Multilingual medical services offered in OkinawaNanbu Tokushukai Hospital became the first hospital in Okinawa to acquire the J
Multilingual medical services offered in Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
Nanbu Tokushukai Hospital became the first hospital in Okinawa to acquire the Japan Medical Service Accreditation for International Patients (JMIP) certification in August his year. Hospitals with JMIP certification offer patients, who don’t speak... Read more
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Japan Update
FamilyMart stores in Okinawa exceed 300Okinawa FamilyMart announced Wednesday that the number of their stores in Okina
FamilyMart stores in Okinawa exceed 300
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
Okinawa FamilyMart announced Wednesday that the number of their stores in Okinawa has exceeded 300. FamilyMart Ishigaki Isobe store and Ishigaki Seed store were just opened on the same day, and the two branches put the total number over 300. Their... Read more
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Japan Update
Serviceman nabbed for DUIOkinawa City Police arrested an American serviceman on suspicion of diving unde
Serviceman nabbed for DUI
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
Okinawa City Police arrested an American serviceman on suspicion of diving under influence in Mihama, Wednesday. According to police, a police patrol stopped 22-year-old Pfc Jonathan David, about 2:45 a.m. for speeding on a road in Mihama, Chatan.... Read more
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Japan Update
Naming rights for Comprehensive Athletic Park for saleOkinawa Prefecture started accepting applications Tuesday for the naming rights
Naming rights for Comprehensive Athletic Park for sale
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
Okinawa Prefecture started accepting applications Tuesday for the naming rights of the Okinawa Comprehensive Athletic Park in Hiyagon, Okinawa City. The winning bid for the naming rights should offer more than ¥10 million per year, excluding taxes,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
US fighter jet crashes off Japanese island of Okinawa— A US Marine Corps pilot ejected safely when his fighter jet crashed into the
US fighter jet crashes off Japanese island of Okinawa
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
— A US Marine Corps pilot ejected safely when his fighter jet crashed into the waters east of the Japanese island of Okinawa, officials said. The fighter jet, a Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier Jump Jet, departed the Kadena US air base and crashed... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedInternational Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the coc
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
International Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the cockpit door. The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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redOrbit
Ancient Japanese fish hooks are the oldest ever found2016 by Brett Smith Japanese researchers working on the island of Okinawa hav
Ancient Japanese fish hooks are the oldest ever found
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
2016 by Brett Smith Japanese researchers working on the island of Okinawa have discovered what are thought to be the oldest fishing hooks ever found-- dating back 23,000 years. This new... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Fall officially begins Thursdaycoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Fall officially begins Thursday
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Union County deputies recapture inmate after chain gang escapecoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Union County deputies recapture inmate after chain gang escape
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Fall officially begins Thursdaycoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Fall officially begins Thursday
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Celebrate start of fall with ... National Ice Cream Cone Day?coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Celebrate start of fall with ... National Ice Cream Cone Day?
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Fall officially begins Thursdaycoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Fall officially begins Thursday
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Police searching for missing Lubbock womanInternational Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the coc
Police searching for missing Lubbock woman
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
International Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the cockpit door. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Statue of inventor Edison dedicated at Capitolcoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
Statue of inventor Edison dedicated at Capitol
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
42 refugees die off Egyptian coastcoming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in
42 refugees die off Egyptian coast
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
coming in October. Netflix announced the changes to its programming coming in October. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Disruptive passenger on AA flight 'subdued' by other passengers before emergency landing in LubbockCorps will hold the America Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Thursday mor
Disruptive passenger on AA flight 'subdued' by other passengers before emergency landing in Lubbock
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
Corps will hold the America Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Thursday morning. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Disruptive passenger on AA flight 'subdued' by other passengers before emergency landing in LubbockInternational Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the coc
Disruptive passenger on AA flight 'subdued' by other passengers before emergency landing in Lubbock
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
International Airport was diverted after the passenger began banging on the cockpit door. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Firefighter killed in truck crashUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of
Firefighter killed in truck crash
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Newborns in impoverished Venezuela placed in cardboard boxesUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of
Newborns in impoverished Venezuela placed in cardboard boxes
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Uber driver accused of sexual assaultUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of
Uber driver accused of sexual assault
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
US fighter jet crashes off OkinawaA US Marine Corps pilot ejected safely when his fighter jet crashed into the wa
US fighter jet crashes off Okinawa
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
A US Marine Corps pilot ejected safely when his fighter jet crashed into the waters off the Japanese island of Okinawa, officials said. The fighter jet, a Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier Jump Jet, departed the Kadena US Air Base and crashed 153 km (95... Read more
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KXXV Waco
III Corps to hold America Hispanic Heritage Month CelebrationCorps will hold the America Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Thursday mor
III Corps to hold America Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
Corps will hold the America Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Thursday morning. US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man smuggles gold out of mint in rectum, police sayUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of
Man smuggles gold out of mint in rectum, police say
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US Marine jet crashes off Okinawa, pilot ejects safelyTOKYO - A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8 Harrier fighter jet crashed Thursday into the
US Marine jet crashes off Okinawa, pilot ejects safely
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
TOKYO - A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8 Harrier fighter jet crashed Thursday into the ocean off the coast of southwestern Okinawa in Japan, but the pilot ejected safely from the aircraft and was rescued. The U.S. military in Camp Butler in Okinawa said the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Family of Keith Scott living in Midlands speaks outUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of
Family of Keith Scott living in Midlands speaks out
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
US military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescuedUS military jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Marine jet crashes off Okinawa, pilot ejects safelyTOKYO — A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8 Harrier fighter jet crashed Thursday into the
U.S. Marine jet crashes off Okinawa, pilot ejects safely
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
TOKYO — A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8 Harrier fighter jet crashed Thursday into the ocean off the coast of southwestern Okinawa in Japan, but the pilot ejected safely from the aircraft and was rescued. The U.S. military in Camp Butler in Okinawa said the... Read more
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