Farah Hamza Akbar filed two police complaints against a man she said harassed and threatened her for more than a year. But that wasn’t enough to keep her safe. Authorities say the man confessed to stabbing Akbar.
Akayed Ullah, 31, wanted to kill as many Americans as possible, officials said, but would-be victims were spared because his explosive device malfunctioned. One person sustained a shrapnel wound, and two other victims were left with hearing damage.
Many health workers talked about the betrayal they feel from the public — hero-worship one day, then refusal to wear masks the next, even if it would spare them the trauma of losing yet another patient.
Bailey lost his literary agent and the support of his publisher in less than a week following allegations of sexual misconduct dating back to his days as a New Orleans middle school teacher in the 1990s.