Obama to Announce Bin Laden is Dead, U.S. Official Says

Source: Bloomberg

Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been killed, President Barack Obama will announce this evening, an administration official said.

Obama will deliver the news to the nation in an address from the White House this evening, nearly 10 years after the Sept. 11 attacks that bin Laden orchestrated.

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