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Cities near Tampa, Fla., are hoping to convince some conventioneers to visit and spend money while they're in town for the Republican National Convention. (Republican National Committee)

Cities near Tampa, Fla., are hoping to convince some conventioneers to visit and spend money while they're in town for the Republican National Convention. (Republican National Committee)

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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.