We've been receiving photos of gatherings and reactions following the news that Osama bin Laden is dead:
Submitted by Annie Scheltens / UGC
Ohio University students celebrate after learning that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by a covert U.S. operation on Sunday, May 1, 2011.
Drivers celebrate near the White House.
Can my daddy come home now?
Submitted by Matthew Wittkopp / UGC
The Brigade of Midshipmen celebrates the news. Many of the Mids were very young when Osama Bin Laden attacked the United States but it was enough of a calling for them to join the Navy to serve.
Martin Eric Osborne
Three young patriots in front of the White House
Submitted by Sam Miller / UGC
Iowa State University
Cadet Matthew Bunker
At the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York
Robert A. Kolodzieski
FirstPerson submission: At Penn State University. Absolute once in a lifetime experience! USA! Can't believe this has happened after ten years.
Appalachian State in Boone NC. Main Street through campus was shut down.
Boston university students, on Boston common, incredible scene of peaceful euphoria.
Anna F. Curtis, journalism student at University of Missouri
Huge celebration in University of Missouri's Greektown. Champagne, fireworks, crowd surfing.
NYC Times Square approximately 12:45 AM
Students at The Ohio State University are jumping into Mirror Lake, a tradition marked and remembered during Beat Michigan Week of the Ohio State vs Michigan football game.
Fernand R. Amandi
Celebrating in Little Havana, Miami
Tulane University Residence Hall, Students Celebrate
Celebration of Osama bin Laden's death in Morgantown, WV ... home of WVU ... famous for couch burnings after Mountaineer football games
Civ Scream at Providence College turned into a celebration
This is the celebration of midshipmen in Tecumseh Court at the United States Naval Academy.