Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi electrician living in Brooklyn, was convicted of attempting to blow himself up in a pipe bomb attack last year in which no one died.
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- An attempted terrorist attack occurs when a homemade pipe bomb worn by a man exploded near New York City's Port Authority Bus Terminal. Three people, as well as the attacker, are injured. The suspect, identified as Akayed Ullah, is in custody.
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