Chargers_Jackson_Football.sff.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2009, file photo, San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson tries to make a catch during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in San Diego. The Chargers placed the non-exclusive franchise tag Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, on Jackson, who missed the first 10 games last season in a nasty contract dispute. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File)
Photo by: Denis Poroy
FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2009, file photo, San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson tries to make a catch during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in San Diego. The Chargers placed the non-exclusive franchise tag Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, on Jackson, who missed the first 10 games last season in a nasty contract dispute. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File)

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.