20110329-213517-pic-144140695.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

House Speaker John A. Boehner (center) of Ohio is flanked by fellow Republicans House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia (left) and House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy of California as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. Mr. Boehner chided Democrats over the budget impasse. (Associated Press)

House Speaker John A. Boehner (center) of Ohio is flanked by fellow Republicans House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia (left) and House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy of California as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. Mr. Boehner chided Democrats over the budget impasse. (Associated Press)

Featured Photo Galleries

Mahan 3.jpg

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.