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Coffee drinkers who don't like Starbucks' dark roasts now have a "blonde" lighter-roast option. Starbucks executive Cliff Burrows introduced the new roast Tuesday in New York. (Associated Press)

Coffee drinkers who don't like Starbucks' dark roasts now have a "blonde" lighter-roast option. Starbucks executive Cliff Burrows introduced the new roast Tuesday in New York. (Associated Press)

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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.