Halifax Shooting Plot Prevented

Halifax Shooting Plot Prevented

Halifax police have prevented a shooting plot that would have taken place at a shopping mall this Valentine’s Day. Two people have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder and a third has been released following an anonymous tip. The commanding officer of the Nova Scotia RCMP told reporters that a Crime Stoppers tip enabled […]

United Nations Targets Islamic State Funds

United Nations Targets Islamic State Funds

The United Nations Security Council met on Thursday to discuss a resolution targeting the Islamic State’s sources of funding. The 15 member panel unanimously adopted a Russian-drafted resolution that would impose economic and diplomatic penalties on anyone helping the Islamic State earn money from oil, antiquities, or hostages. The resolution will require that all 193 […]