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Obama: 'This is a Good Day for America'

A ceremony to award posthumous Medals of Honor to two soldiers who served in the Korean War provided a fitting background for President Obama to reflect on the bravery of U.S. troops and the patriotism of Americans who gathered to celebrate the news that U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 2:40pm

Obama: It's a Good Day for America

President Obama on Monday remarked on Osama bin Laden's death at the start of a Medal of Honor ceremony.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 2:40pm

DHS, FBI Issue Private Alert About Possible Attacks

The Homeland Security Department and the FBI have issued a private alert warning law-enforcement officials that the death of Osama bin Laden could result in retaliatory attacks in the United States and against “western interests overseas.”

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

If History Is Guide, Bin Laden Killing May Not Boost Obama

Osama bin Laden’s body had barely hit the water before people were predicting the impact his death would have on the war in Afghanistan, U.S. relations with the Islamic world and President Obama’s reelection campaign. The only problem with these immediate statements is that events are unlikely to work out the way anybody expects right now.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

PICTURES: U.S. Photos of the bin Laden Compound

The Pentagon released photos and an illustration showing the compound where U.S. forces found and killed Osama bin Laden as part of its news briefing.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

Reid Gets Emotional Remembering 9/11 Victim, Credits Obama with bin Laden's Death

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks Monday about the news that U.S. forces killed Osama bin Laden.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

Romney Won't Participate In S.C. Debate

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R), the all-but-certain presidential candidate and presumed Republican front-runner, will not attend the first primary debate this Thursday in South Carolina.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

The Partisan Debate: Does Obama or Bush Deserve the Credit?

A line quickly gaining momentum on the right is that the death of Osama bin Laden redeems the policy of detaining enemy combatants at Guantanamo Bay--and the controversial techniques used to interrogate them. Iowa Rep.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

Today's e-Reads: The Accidental Tweeter; A New Cause After Net Neutrality

A million-dollar house with no Internet? And how the iPad will help you get Time magazine free.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 12:40pm

AP: DNA Test Confirms Was Man Killed

DNA testing confirms that Osama bin Laden was indeed killed in the raid on a house in Pakistan, the Associated Press reports, citing White House officials.

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2011 - 11:40am