20121009-192435-pic-934828931.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny celebrates in the clubhouse after a National League wildcard playoff game against the Atlanta Braves, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Turner Field in Atlanta. The Cardinals won 6-3. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Chris Lee) EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny celebrates in the clubhouse after a National League wildcard playoff game against the Atlanta Braves, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Turner Field in Atlanta. The Cardinals won 6-3. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Chris Lee) EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT

Featured Photo Galleries

Mahan 3.jpg

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.