Osama bin Laden Killed
Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the 9-11 attacks has been killed. We, as a station, want to say “thank you” to all of our true “heroes”, our military personnel, both past and presnt. Without you, we wouldn’t be afforded the opportunity to enjoy sports today. We salute you, and we salute you America! God bless the U.S.A.! View a story on the death of Osama bin Laden, courtesy of Dean Schabner, and Karen Travers, of abcnews.com, below.
Copies of a newspaper are seen outside the World Trade Center site after the death of accused 9-11 mastermind Osama bin Laden was announced by U.S. President Barack Obama May 2, 2011 in New York City. Bin Laden was killed in an operation by U.S. Navy Seals in a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Osama bin Laden, hunted as the mastermind behind the worst terrorist attack on U.S. soil, has been killed, President Obama announced tonight.
The president called the killing of bin Laden the “most significant achievement to date” in the effort to defeat al Qaeda.
Bin Laden was located at a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, which was monitored and when the time was determined to be right, the president said, he authorized a “targeted operation.”