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Miami Heat forward LeBron James heads to the bench during the first half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Indiana Pacers, in Indianapolis on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Miami Heat forward LeBron James heads to the bench during the first half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Indiana Pacers, in Indianapolis on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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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.