The bodies of two gunmen are removed from behind a car during an investigation by the FBI and local police in Garland, Texas May 4, 2015. REUTERS/Laura Buckman

ISIS claims Texas attack

PHOENIX - Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad. Investigators are scouring electronic communications to confirm a connection.  Full Article 

U.S. trade data points to first-quarter economic contraction 11:52am EDT

WASHINGTON - A surge in imports lifted the U.S. trade deficit in March to its highest level in nearly 6-1/2 years, suggesting the economy contracted in the first quarter.

Employees carry delivery bags full of food out of a Shake Shack store in New York January 30, 2015.REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Wall Street bites into the burger craze

SAN FRANCISCO - Half a dozen food chains have held piping-hot stock market debuts in the past year and now Wall Street investors seem willing to pay just about anything for a better burger.  Full Article 

Former Governor of Arkansas Mike Huckabee listens to his introduction from the side of the stage at the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, January 24, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Young

Huckabee taps familiar ground in 2016 bid

WASHINGTON - Republican Mike Huckabee, a former Baptist pastor and unabashed culture warrior, enters the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination facing competition for the support of social conservatives who backed him in 2008.  Full Article 

A petitioner stands next to his electric bicycle, on which a placard reads, "I want to meet you, Central Commission for Discipline Inspection team", along a street in Kunming, Yunnan province November 4, 2013. REUTERS/Wong Campion

Anti-corruption drive looks to families

SHANGHAI - The Shanghai government has introduced rules to restrain the families of senior city officials from running private businesses, in a pilot measure that will eventually go nationwide in China's sweeping campaign against corruption.  Full Article 

North Korean forces practice "for wiping out the U.S. and their allies": Video

North Korea's state-run television has broadcast a new video showing the state's leader, Kim Jong Un, at the controls of a small plane and later watching a military drill. Nathan Frandino reports.