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Chicago Cubs' Ryan Kalish flips his bat after striking out during the fifth inning of Game 2 of an interleague baseball doubleheader against the New York Yankees, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Chicago Cubs' Ryan Kalish flips his bat after striking out during the fifth inning of Game 2 of an interleague baseball doubleheader against the New York Yankees, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

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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.