First Word: May 6, 2011

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Here’s a look at stories we’re following right now. What headlines are you clicking on today?

Al Qaeda has confirmed the death of Osama Bin Laden.

Data retrieved from the computers at Osama Bin Laden”s compound show that the Al-Qaeda leader did play a direct role in planning future plots.

Last night, Hermain Cain was the break-out star of the first Republican debate.

The unemployment rate rose slightly to 9% in April.

A little humor for this Friday: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler take on the “Jersey Floor.”

First Word: May 6, 2011

Updated