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Alabama's Leona Lafaele celebrates on her way to home plate after hitting a two-run home run against Kentucky during the second inning of an NCAA Women's College World Series softball tournament game in Oklahoma City, Friday, May 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)

Alabama's Leona Lafaele celebrates on her way to home plate after hitting a two-run home run against Kentucky during the second inning of an NCAA Women's College World Series softball tournament game in Oklahoma City, Friday, May 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)

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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.