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Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant has a kiss for his mother, Wanda Pratt, after Thunder games. Family members are always uppermost in his thoughts; Durant dedicated the Thunder's win Monday to an ailing uncle. (Associated Press)

Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant has a kiss for his mother, Wanda Pratt, after Thunder games. Family members are always uppermost in his thoughts; Durant dedicated the Thunder's win Monday to an ailing uncle. (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.