D.C. reaction to bin Laden's demise

People around Washington, D.C., marked the death of Osama bin Laden with cheers, quiet reflection and honoring of the country's military.

Red roses sit beside the bench honoring CDR William H. Donovan, USN, at the Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Va., on Monday, May 2, 2011, the morning after the country learned that Osama Bin Laden had been killed by U.S. Navy Seals. The memorial is dedicated to the 184 people who were killed at the Pentaon on Sept. 11, 2001, a plot masterminded by Bin Laden. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Red roses sit beside the bench honoring CDR William H. Donovan, USN, at the Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Va., on Monday, May 2, 2011, the morning after the country learned that Osama Bin Laden had been killed by U.S. Navy Seals. The memorial is dedicated to the 184 people who were killed at the Pentaon on Sept. 11, 2001, a plot masterminded by Bin Laden. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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