Predators Capitals Ho_Lanc(4).jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Washington Capitals defenseman Steven Oleksy (61) fights with Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) in the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Photo by: Alex Brandon
Washington Capitals defenseman Steven Oleksy (61) fights with Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) in the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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.