It turns out those U.S. Navy SEALs who raided Osama bin Laden's compound and killed him got a hold of his handwritten journal. That's according to a U.S. official who calls it the al Qaeda playbook. The journal gives chilling guidance on how to attack the United States. We'll have the breaking developments. Plus, the latest on the mighty Mississippi River spilling over its banks and causing a lot of damage. And, tonight's other headlines.
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