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Law Enforcement Officials: New York Bomber Watched Islamic State Propaganda

Law enforcement officials say the man who set off a crude pipe bomb in the New York City subway system Monday had watched Islamic State propaganda on the internet and told investigators he acted in retaliation for U.S. military aggression. Authorities have identified the suspect as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi immigrant and former taxi driver. They say he used Velcro and zip ties to strap the explosive device to his body, but that it did not fully detonate. Monday’s attack took place in a tunnel that connects the Port…

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