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Osama Bin Laden Anniversary

CIA Reportedly Foils Al Qaeda Bomb Plot Against U.S.-Bound Jet

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.07.2012 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. bomb experts are picking apart a sophisticated new al-Qaida improvised explosive device, a top Obama administration counterte...

Unaired 'SNL' Sketch Criticized Obama's Bin Laden Ad

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.07.2012 | Comedy

This weekend's episode of "Saturday Night Live" opened with a scathing parody of "Fox & Friends," the right-leaning morning show that airs on the Fox ...

Osama bin Laden and the Morality of Celebrating Death

Kevin Hansen | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics
Kevin Hansen

Osama bin Laden's death meant that Americans had one less evil to fear in the world. Most of the youth at the White House were not celebrating the death of a human being, but rather a long-awaited return of their belief in American exceptionalism.

In Pakistan, Death Is Only One of the Civilian Costs of Drone Strikes

Michael Kugelman | Posted 05.02.2012 | World
Michael Kugelman

Imagine the effect this has on psyches, and particularly on young ones already scarred by war and displacement. Ironically, Washington points to these tactics as proof of the efficacy of drone strikes.

WATCH: Stewart Blasts Republican Hypocrisy

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 05.02.2012 | Comedy

Between the anniversary of Osama Bin Laden's death and an Obama campaign ad that highlights the President's success in bringing the terrorist down, th...

Where Is Al Qaeda Today?

Posted 05.01.2012 | World

It's been a year since the U.S. Navy SEALs raid that killed Osama bin Laden, and al Qaeda groups continue to operate around the world. From Afghanista...

The Controversy Over the bin Laden Raid Anniversary: The Real Contrast Is Between Obama and Carter

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

As the one who was in charge of the CIA side of the attempted hostage rescue mission in Iran in 1980, what jumps out at me from a reading of a two-part piece in Time is the feeling that Barack Obama would have gone ahead with the operation that Jimmy Carter called off.

Obama To US Troops: Bin Laden Got His Justice

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.01.2012 | World

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan -- President Barack Obama is telling troops in Afghanistan that Osama bin Laden got his justice one year ago, as the pre...

Bin Laden's Death Date Prompts Terror Alert At LAX

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.01.2012 | Los Angeles

LAX and other Southern California airports are on high alert today because of the one-year anniversary of the death of Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden...

US Has No Idea Whether Al Qaeda Is Beat

Wired | Spencer Ackerman | Posted 07.01.2012 | World

A year ago today, Navy SEALs killed Osama bin Laden, a capstone event in the decade-long war on terrorism. Bin Laden's death, coupled with other setba...

Bin Laden Wanted Obama, Petraeus Assassinated, Official Says

AP | Posted 05.01.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- A former Obama administration official says al Qaida leader Osama bin Laden wanted to see President Barack Obama and Gen. David Petraeus...

Bin Laden's Compound Rubble Goes On Sale

Posted 05.01.2012 | World

What to do with remnants of the world's most loathed terrorist leader's final home? Sell them, naturally. In February, heavy machinery tore down ...