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Air Force One lands at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016. President Barack Obama visited MCAS Iwakuni and spoke with service members and their families after the Ise-Shima Group of Seven Summit meeting. The G7 Summit is a meeting of the leaders of the G7 countries which include: Japan, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, and Canada. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Nathan Wicks/Released)

Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni

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May 28, 2016
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- President Barack Obama visited Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016, after the Ise-Shima Group of Seven Summit meeting.
Clockwise from top left, Leonard Glenn Francis is seen with Vice Adm. Scott Buskirk, Adm Robert Willard, Adm. Mike Mullen and Adm. Samuel Locklear. (Courtesy photos obtained by The Washington Post)

The man who seduced the 7th fleet: Fat Leonard's trail of corruption

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May 28, 2016
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A screen capture from a North Korean video featuring Ted and James Dresnok. (YouTube/StimmeKoreas)

An American GI defected to North Korea. Now his sons are propaganda stars

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May 27, 2016
Their names are Ted and James, and they look like the kinds of men you might bump into on the streets of Richmond, Virginia, where their father was born.
A house sits for rent in Landstuhl, Germany. (Sam Amrhein/Stars and Stripes)

Senate housing allowance reform would end windfalls of rent sharing

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May 27, 2016
The Senate Armed Services Committee, as part of a more aggressive campaign to hold down military compensation costs, is calling for “substantial reform” of the $21 billion Basic...
Melvin Rector, in a screen capture from a memorial video. (YouTube)

'Memphis Belle' gunner revisits England, dies at Battle of Britain Bunker

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May 27, 2016
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Melvin Rector long carried England in his heart after he helped defend it during World War II, but 70 years passed without him stepping foot back in the...