May 2, 2011
The crowd on Richmond Avenue cleared near 3 a.m. Monday, leaving the street covered in broken glass and trash after MU students celebrated the announcement of Osama bin Laden's death.
Toilet paper litters the street early Monday morning as MU students celebrate the death of Osama bin Laden.
Students poured into the streets of Greektown after President Obama announcement the terrorist leader was dead.
MU students hold up the American flag in celebration of Osama bin Laden's death early Monday morning.
MU students celebrate early Monday morning the news that Osama Bin Laden was killed in Pakistan. Chants of "USA" and "MIZ-USA" rang out in Greektown as hundreds of people gathered to rejoice.
Pakistan army soldiers were seen Monday near the house where it is believed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden lived in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of people, was slain in his hideout in a firefight with U.S. forces, ending a manhunt that spanned a frustrating decade.
Two people embrace early Monday morning as they celebrate the news of Osama bin Laden's death. Music blared as hundreds of people gathered in Greektown.
MU students celebrate the news that Osama bin Laden was killed by US Navy SEALs on Sunday in Pakistan.
Students wave an American flag on Richmond Avenue early Monday morning. Hundreds of people came out across campus to celebrate the death of Osama bin Laden.
A girl wearing a President Barack Obama mask surfs through the crowd of hundreds of people on Richmond Avenue early Monday morning.
A firework is set off on Richmond Avenue early Monday morning following President Barack Obama's announcement of Osama Bin Laden's death.
A woman screams in celebration on Richmond Avenue early Monday morning following President Barack Obama's announcement that Osama Bin Laden had been killed.
A crowd celebrates at the corner of Richmond and Burnam avenues early Monday, rejoicing in the news that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden was killed in an attack by U.S. forces.
Amidst streaming toilet paper, balloons and American flags, revelers swarm Richmond Avenue in Greektown in celebration of President Barack Obama's announcement of the death of Osama bin Laden, who was killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan on Monday.
Hundreds of people gather on Richmond Avenue to celebrate the announcement made from President Barack Obama earlier in the night that Osama Bin Laden had been killed, on Sunday.
Hundreds of people gather in the street to celebrate the announcement made by President Barack Obama earlier in the night that Osama bin Laden had been killed, on Sunday. A motorcade of cars and people gathered waiving flags, singing and chanting "USA."
Crowds gathers outside the White House in Washington early Monday to celebrate after President Barack Obama announced the death of Osama bin Laden.
Hundreds of students chanted "USA, USA, USA" in the middle of Richmond Avenue in Greektown at MU early Monday morning following the announcement that Osama bin Laden had been killed. The smell of alcohol filled the air in some places as many students threw toilet paper over power lines and tree branches and waved American flags."
An MU student wrapped in a U.S. Marines' flag waves an American flag from the back of a pickup truck surrounded by a crowd of celebrants in the center of Richmond Avenue. Hundreds of students took to the streets Monday morning hours after President Barack Obama announced U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden in the city of Abbottabad, Pakistan.
A member of the crowd in front of the Alpha Delta Pi house on Richmond Avenue waves an American flag Monday night hours after President Barack Obama announced U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden in the city of Abbottabad, Pakistan.