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Senate Report Makes Conclusion On Role Of Torture In Bin Laden Hunt

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A hotly disputed Senate torture report concludes that waterboarding and other harsh interrogation methods provided no key evidence...

U.S. Troops Unloaded 'Over A Hundred Bullets' Into Osama Bin Laden's Dead Body, Sources Claim

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.14.2014 | World

A new report at SOFREP, a website for U.S. special operations forces, claims to shed light on the issue of why photos of slain al Qaeda leader Osama b...

Court Smacks Down Appeal On Bin Laden Photos

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court Tuesday backed the U.S. government's decision not to release photos and video taken of Osama bin Laden duri...

New Details Emerge In Osama Bin Laden's Death

Posted 03.27.2013 | World

A third member of SEAL Team 6 has come forward with new details of Osama bin Laden's death, calling into question previous, highly-publicized accounts...

New Bin Laden Death Details Revealed

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Internal emails among U.S. military officers indicate that no sailors watched Osama bin Laden's burial at sea from the USS Carl Vin...

Osama Bin Laden Death: A Look Back One Year Later

Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

One year after Osama bin Laden's death, President Barack Obama made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday. HuffPost's Jennifer Bendery re...

Sam Stein

Obama Camp's Bin Laden Ad Sparks Outcry, Ethics Debate And Duplicity

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama defended using the killing of Osama bin Laden in a campaign context on Monday while insisting that neither he nor...

McCain Accuses Obama Of Playing Politics With Bin Laden Death

Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who lost the 2008 presidential election to Barack Obama, harshly criticized him for politicizing the death of Osama bin La...

Poll: Anti-Muslim Sentiment Grew After Bin Laden Death

Posted 09.22.2011 | Religion

By Omar Sacirbey c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) Many Muslim Americans had hoped that the death of Osama bin Laden would improve their image a...

Ship That Buried Bin Laden Set To Host College Basketball Game

AP | By BERNIE WILSON | Posted 08.17.2011 | Sports

SAN DIEGO -- Organizers say it's all but certain that the Michigan State-North Carolina basketball game on Veterans Day will be played aboard the USS ...

Does Al Qaeda's New Leader Mean A Rift In The Ranks?

Posted 07.19.2011 | World

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GOP Clamor to Release Bin Laden Kill Photos Just Another Ploy

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.13.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The bin Laden killing decisively changed the public's perception of Obama and the Democrats on the terrorism issue. More Americans now say that Obama has done a better job in the war against terrorism than Bush.

Compassion For Our Enemies: Necessity Or Naïveté?

Susan Piver | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Piver

How do you do find compassion for someone who wants to kill you? Is it even a good idea or the stupidest thing ever?

WATCH: Kids React To Bin Laden's Death

Posted 07.09.2011 | World

How did kids react to Osama bin Laden's death? The Fine Bros departed their typical viral memes formula for a serious edition of "Kids React," answ...

Bin Laden's Death Shot: What About the Pictures?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 07.05.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

We know, don't we, that it wouldn't take more than minutes for the photos to move to t-shirts, to poster art, to mouse pads, to coffee mugs. The president thinks we're better than that. Take it as a compliment.

Connecting The Dots: How Osama's Death Has Hijacked New York's Grief

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

To anyone who has bought into all of these symbols, I have one thing to say. If you want to honor the 9/11 tragedy, forget about symbols and remember real human beings. More death and killing won't help.

Bin Laden's Death: How Have You Processed It?

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.04.2012 | Healthy Living

Enough time has passed since Osama bin Laden's May 1 assassination for us to now be able to reflect, more fully and deeply, on our reactions to his de...

Capturing Osama: The Urgent Importance of Mutual Respect

Ethan Casey | Posted 07.04.2011 | World
Ethan Casey

Republished with permission from The Dawn. As I begin writing this it’s 2:00 a.m. where I am and 3:00 a.m. in New York and Washington, where ex...

LIVE Q&A: Ask The Man Who Live-Tweeted The Bin Laden Raid Anything

The Huffington Post | Jake Bialer | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

In the last few days, Sohaib Athar (@reallyvirtual) has gone from an IT consultant living in Pakistan to the "the guy who liveblogged the Osama raid w...

WATCH: How The Osama Raid Went Down

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.03.2011 | World

As details continue to emerge regarding the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound, the situation becomes a bit easier to visualize. From the helicopte...

Amy Lee

How Tech Helped Take Down Osama Bin Laden

HuffingtonPost.com | Amy Lee | Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

It is possible to pinpoint several key junctures where technology played an important part in the takedown of Osama bin Laden, though significant gaps...

Saved By Smartphones? Sites Stay Up Despite Spike

AP | By JORDAN ROBERTSON | Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- News of Osama bin Laden's death caused traffic to increase at popular U.S. news sites. Yet outages and slowdowns were less severe tha...

Marcus Baram

Why Did Bin Laden Hide In Plain Sight?

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 07.02.2011 | World

This story has been updated NEW YORK -- After living on the run in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, why did the world’s most wanted terrorist decide...

9/11 Mourner's Bittersweet Day: 'It Won't Bring Back My Friend'

Huffington Post Media Group | Posted 07.02.2011 | New York

After '10 years of pain,' man reflects on news that, for him, is bittersweet. ...

Lila Shapiro

After Bin Laden's Death, Wall Street Breathes Tentative Sigh Of Relief

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- On September 11, 2001, the financial services industry suffered heavy fatalities when New York's World Trade Center was destroyed by two h...