f9ad23305dff72044a0f6a706700748b.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Duke Blue Devils forward/center Elizabeth Williams (1) prepares to shoot as Miami Hurricanes guard Caprice Dennis (1) defends  during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Coral Gables, Fla., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Duke won 76-75. (AP Photo)

Duke Blue Devils forward/center Elizabeth Williams (1) prepares to shoot as Miami Hurricanes guard Caprice Dennis (1) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Coral Gables, Fla., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Duke won 76-75. (AP Photo)

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.