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TEARS OF JOY: Mr. Boehner wipes away tears as he waits to receive that gavel from outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Democrat. Mrs. Pelosi served two terms as the House's top member. (Associated Press)

TEARS OF JOY: Mr. Boehner wipes away tears as he waits to receive that gavel from outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Democrat. Mrs. Pelosi served two terms as the House's top member. (Associated Press)

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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.