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The Facebook logo is prominently displayed outside of Facebook's new headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. If Facebook goes public this year, as has been speculated, the state stands to reap hundreds of millions of dollars in capital gains taxes from Facebook investors and employees profiting from stock sales. (Associated Press)

The Facebook logo is prominently displayed outside of Facebook's new headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. If Facebook goes public this year, as has been speculated, the state stands to reap hundreds of millions of dollars in capital gains taxes from Facebook investors and employees profiting from stock sales. (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.