In this Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, photo, a sign for a Wall Street subway station is shown in New York. European stocks edged higher ahead of a central bank meeting Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, while Asian markets fell, surrendering early gains as oil drifted down and sentiment remained fragile. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Dow surpasses 19,000 for first time

The Dow Jones industrial average is closing above 19,000 for the first time as a post-election rally drives indexes further into record terr…