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Taliban say bin Laden's death will encourage war

The Afghan Taliban say the death of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden will only serve to boost morale in insurgent ranks and encourage them in the war against the U.S. and its NATO allies.

Obama says economy can take hit and keep going

President Barack Obama says the latest positive jobs report shows the economy is resilient and "can take a hit and still keep on going" despite some strong headwinds, such as rising gasoline prices.