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1:05pm

Thu May 5, 2011
The Two-Way

One Commando Had Four Legs; A Dog Reportedly Was Part Of Bin Laden Raid

We shouldn't neglect to mention the reports that along with the 78 or so humans who took part in the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound this week, there was a highly trained canine on the team.

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12:54pm

Thu May 5, 2011
The Two-Way

Hillary Clinton Adds Detail To Situation Room Photo

Late in the day Monday, the White House released what has become one of the more iconic pictures marking the killing of Osama bin Laden. The picture shows the president and his national security team in the situation room while they received updates on the operation in Pakistan.

There are lots of serious faces in the photo, but of particular note is Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who has one hand over her mouth.

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12:23pm

Thu May 5, 2011
Shots - Health Blog

FDA And Food Safety: Always Something To Chew On

At a time when President Obama has asked federal agencies to scale back on imposing new regulations, the Food and Drug Administration seems to be moving full steam ahead, at least on food safety.

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12:10pm

Thu May 5, 2011
The Two-Way

Obama: 'When We Say We Will Never Forget, We Mean What We Say'

Speaking at a New York City firehouse that lost 15 men on Sept. 11, 2001, President Obama said just a short time ago that this week's killing of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden shows that:

"When we say we will never forget, we mean what we say."

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12:00pm

Thu May 5, 2011
Politics

Muslim Congressman: Bin Laden's Death Signals Change In Afghanistan

As President Obama heads to Ground Zero to honor 9/11 victims, questions remain about what Osama bin Laden's killing means for the war on terror and for U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Host Michel Martin speaks with Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison, the first Muslim member of Congress, who is renewing his call to draw down troops in Afghanistan.

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