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Capitals center Brooks Laich celebrates his game-winning goal Saturday in Washington's 3-2 overtime win over Ottowa at Verizon Center. It was the first win since Dale Hunter took over as coach last week. (Associated Press)

Capitals center Brooks Laich celebrates his game-winning goal Saturday in Washington's 3-2 overtime win over Ottowa at Verizon Center. It was the first win since Dale Hunter took over as coach last week. (Associated Press)

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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.