JERSEY CITY - As people around the world celebrate the death of Osama bin Laden, the world's most wanted terrorist, many Jersey City residents say they are relieved to hear the news.

Some people paused to reflect at the Sept. 11 waterfront memorial this morning, where several American flags have been draped.

Some residents say they're grateful for the service of the military personnel who carried out the attack on bin Laden in Pakistan. Others praised President Obama for his dedication to pursuing the Sept. 11 mastermind.

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