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At 23, Maya Moore is the youngest member of the U.S. women's team that will begin its quest for a fifth straight gold medal Saturday at the 2012 London Olympics. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
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At 23, Maya Moore is the youngest member of the U.S. women's team that will begin its quest for a fifth straight gold medal Saturday at the 2012 London Olympics. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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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.