Yemen's chaos could embolden militants, worry Western observers. But it's still unclear whether any of the reportedly escaped militants are from Al Qaeda.
A TV journalist tracks the ‘next wave’ of terrorists – the home-grown variety.
A member of the Silver Wings sky divers parachutes into Bill Synder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas, on Oct. 7, 2010. Flag Day is observed on June 14 In the United States, commemorating the adoption of the US flag by resolution of the Second Continental Congress in 1777.
Yemeni-American cleric Anwar al-Awlaki has been referred to as an Al Qaeda leader, strategist, or ideologue – and now, as a successor to Osama bin Laden.
Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden's chief strategist, is poised to take command of a group that has been in decline for years.
President Saleh's government, besieged by protests and clinging to power, is hoping to prove its usefulness as the US pursues radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki and other terror suspects in Yemen.
Obama took office amid questions about whether he could be a credible commander in chief – and showed personal fortitude and command capability in the bin Laden raid. How long will glow last?
The killing of Osama bin Laden means that, for the first time in years, there may be a glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel.
A threat remains from the Al Qaeda core as well as the splinter groups it inspired. But bin Laden's global terrorist franchise and its grand vision of challenging 'imperialist' America is waning.