WASHINGTON — Osama bin Laden, the face of global terrorism and architect of the Sept. 11 attacks, was killed in a firefight with elite American forces Monday, then quickly buried at sea in a stunning finale to a furtive decade on the run.
Bin Laden's death marks psychological triumph
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