Stripes Central

A homeless Army veteran who used to collect donations from passing motorists now has a place to live, according to the sign at an entrance ramp underneath the Long Island Expressway in Queens, N.Y.

US Embassy closed, but taking photos still a no-no

The U.S. Embassy in the Syrian capital has been empty for more than four years, but try taking a photo of the building.

Sailor’s arrest provides glimpse into Japan’s lagging ‘right to know’

A glimpse into why some groups view Japan as increasingly hostile to freedom of information and the public’s right to know.