FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, people walk to work on Wall Street beneath a statue of George Washington, in New York. Global shares rose Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, tracking the overnight rally on Wall Street, as oil prices pushed higher amid hopes the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries will agree on production cuts. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Dow surpasses 19,000 as a record-setting drive continues

The Dow Jones industrial average surpassed 19,000 for the first time Tuesday as a post-election rally drove indexes further into record territory. Discount store chains made large gains, but health care companies tumbled.

This Nov. 21, 2016 photo provided by the Michigan Attorney General's office shows former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, who pleaded not guilty Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, to three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in his home with a girl under 13. Nassar, who was arrested Monday while running an errand, was arraigned by video from jail. (Michigan Attorney General's office via AP)

Ex-gymnastics doctor arraigned; police probing 50 complaints

A former USA Gymnastics team doctor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in his home with a girl under 13, charges that Michigan’s attorney general said may be the “tip of the iceberg” as authorities investigate roughly 50 complaints.

(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

US allows GM to delay recall to prove safety of air bags

U.S. auto safety regulators are allowing General Motors to delay a large recall of potentially defective air bags, giving the company time to prove that the devices are safe and to possibly avoid a huge financial hit.

FILE - In this April 8, 2008 file photo, Heather Bresch, chief operating officer of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, sits in her office in Canonsburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Dale Sparks, File)

EpiPen manufacturer will be a no-show at Senate hearing

In a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee, an attorney for Mylan said company executives wouldn’t testify at the Nov. 30 hearing because the settlement is a pending matter and the Justice Department would also not be attending.

This Nov. 21, 2016 photo shows Emigrant Peak towering over the Paradise Valley in Montana north of Yellowstone National Park. U.S. officials on Monday, Nov.21, 2016 announced a ban on new mining claims across more than 30,000 acres in the area. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)

US moves to block mining near Yellowstone

Mining claims on 30,370 acres north of the nation’s first national park would be prohibited for at least two years while a long-term ban is considered.