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What better way to put a smile on our deployed servicemembers' faces than by writing them a letter? With our Pen Pal Program, your kiddos can do just that.
AFN|news is airing continuous coverage of the inauguration of Joseph R. Biden, Jr. as the 46th president of the United States, beginning Wednesday.
Live coverage begins with NBC’s Today Jan. 20 at 1 p.m. Central Europe Time (CET) 9 p.m. Japan Korea Time (JKT). 
My father served in the Marine Corps during World War II. He served in the Pacific on the staff of FMF Pac, first at Pearl Harbor and later at Noumea, New Caledonia
If you’re a chicken sandwich fan, your Monday just got a little brighter. The highly sought-after Popeye’s chicken sandwich is on its way to nine international military bases in Europe and 16 in Pacific.
On a blustery afternoon in late December, the cold permeates through the vast warehouse on RAF Alconbury. A buzzer goes off, the doors open, and music booms through speakers to help set the mood.
New Year’s Eve didn’t quite go to plan? How about a do-over? That’s entirely possible when you take a page out of the Russian playbook. 
STUTTGART, Germany -- The U.S. Army Health Clinic Stuttgart conducted its first inoculations of healthcare workers and first responders with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Dec. 31, 2020. 
I graduated from High School in 1979 in the top 10% of my class and had great ASVAB scores. I am from a small town in southern Georgia, and I was not ready for college, although I had several scholarships, academically and scholastically.
LOS ANGELES, CA – Filmed exclusively for the U.S. Military and Armed Forces Entertainment, Jason Derulo is bringing us a special New Year’s Eve concert that will have you dancing into 2021.
My uncles all served in WWII and Korea; I was proud to follow in their footsteps and do my part. They served in all branches in WWII, and my choice was the Army.
As I recall my childhood singing the famous Christmas carol “Silent Night,” images of my mom bringing my sisters and me hot cocoa as we sit by the fireplace singing this tune come fleeing in my mind.
The overseas military community is about to get a special infusion of holiday cheer courtesy of Netflix and the American Forces Network (AFN).
Lauded by Billboard as the “Next Hot Trend in Country Music” and likened to The Chicks for a new generation, BBR Music Group/Wheelhouse Records trio Runaway June will spread holiday cheer to troops across the globe through a virtual “When I Think About Christmas” concert presented by Armed Forces...
Service Reflections is an easy-to-complete self-interview, located on your TWS Profile Page, which enables you to remember key people and events from your military service and the impact they made on your life.
I was raised in a military family. My maternal grandfather served twice in the USMC, once after WWI and again throughout WWII.
Few contest that Christmas is a celebration of the birth of Christ (in the nonsecular sense of the season). However, the accompanying holiday traditions aren’t always as clear-cut.