bb1c760afc298414550f6a706700d08d.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Minnesota Twins' Joe Mauer walks away after striking out in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Rangers won 1-0. At left is Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Minnesota Twins' Joe Mauer walks away after striking out in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Rangers won 1-0. At left is Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

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.