The death of Osama bin Laden by U.S. agents in Pakistan has sparked a flurry of celebrations throughout the U.S., with large gatherings at the White House in Washington, DC and at Ground Zero in New York City. Stay tuned for photo updates as they come in:

Outside the White House in DC

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Ground Zero

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In Helmand Province, Afghanistan, U.S. troops observe Obama's speech. Photos by Getty.