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Tue May 3, 2011
Osama Bin Laden Killed

Officials: Bin Laden Was Unarmed When He Was Shot

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 9:53 am

A Pakistani man reads a newspaper with the front page displaying news of the death of Osama bin Laden at a stall in Lahore on May 3.
Arif Ali AFP/Getty Images

Osama bin Laden was not armed but tried to resist an assault by U.S. commandoes at the compound in Pakistan where he was hidden, the White House said Tuesday.

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12:00pm

Tue May 3, 2011
Politics

Politicians Consider Gains, Losses Post-Bin Laden

Osama bin Laden's death continues dominating global headlines. In the U.S., politicians are considering how this event might affect them and their parties. Host Michel Martin breaks down the political implications of the raid on bin Laden with Atlanta Journal Constitution's Cynthia Tucker and U.S. News and World Report's Mary Kate Cary.

12:00pm

Tue May 3, 2011
Around the Nation

Spelling Out Bin Laden's Death To The Little Ones

What do you say if your kids ask if they are now safe, or if it's right to retaliate against the "bad guy?" In this week's parenting conversation, host Michel Martin speaks with clinical psychologist Robin Goodman, Junior Scholastic magazine editor Suzanne McCabe, and Tell Me More contributor Jolene Ivey.

12:00pm

Tue May 3, 2011
Business

Survival Tips For Small Business Owners

The recession is rebounding and large companies are feeling optimistic about their futures. But recent reports say small businesses have become more pessimistic. Host Michel Martin speaks with money coach Alvin Hall about what's behind these contrasting opinions and how small businesses can survive.

12:00pm

Tue May 3, 2011
The Two-Way

News Of Bin Laden's Demise Brings Out The 'Deathers'

This isn't a surprise:

"DNA Tests Not Enough For Bin Laden 'Deathers' " (The Atlantic Wire).

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