20110830-174637-pic-325868278.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Zoe Bentley, a 14-year-old "unschooler," visits the Mars Yard at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. Zoe's parents allow her to explore what she likes rather than take part in a traditional educational system.

ASSOCIATED PRESS Zoe Bentley, a 14-year-old "unschooler," visits the Mars Yard at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. Zoe's parents allow her to explore what she likes rather than take part in a traditional educational system.

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.