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South Carolina's Marcus Mooney throws to first for the out after fielding a ground ball during the first inning against Florida at the Southeastern Conference NCAA college baseball tournament on Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

South Carolina's Marcus Mooney throws to first for the out after fielding a ground ball during the first inning against Florida at the Southeastern Conference NCAA college baseball tournament on Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

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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.