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A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer walks through a line of cars at a crossing from Blaine, Wash. With more illegal drugs being smuggled across the U.S.-Canada border, the United States is beefing up its presence in the north.

Associated Press A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer walks through a line of cars at a crossing from Blaine, Wash. With more illegal drugs being smuggled across the U.S.-Canada border, the United States is beefing up its presence in the north.

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Say hello, Assad: See the Navy warships off the coast of Syria

The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.