2:10 p.m. Update: US leaders welcome Mubarak's resignation
Published 02/11/2011, Worthington Daily Globe
2:10 p.m. Update
WASHINGTON (AP) — Caught up in stunning news like the rest of the world, President Barack Obama was in an Oval Office meeting Friday when he learned of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's resignation. He watched the celebration on television and prepared to make an afternoon statement.