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Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara (33) takes down Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) during the second overtime period in Game 1 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series in Boston, Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara (33) takes down Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) during the second overtime period in Game 1 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series in Boston, Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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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.