FILE - This Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. World stock markets rose Friday, Oct. 9, 2015,  on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at a record low for at least several more months. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Stocks close out best week of the year with a small gain

Most of the gains this week came immediately following the release of last week’s disappointing jobs report, which sent a signal to investors that the Federal Reserve would hold pat on raising interest rates at least for several more months.

Demonstraters wait outside of Roseburg Municipal Airport for President Barack Obama's arrival in Roseburg, Ore., Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. Gun-rights activists say they plan to protest when Obama visits here Friday to meet with families of victims of last week's college shooting rampage. They are angry about Obama's call for more gun restrictions after the killing of eight students and a teacher. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

Gun-rights activists protest Obama visit

Gun-rights activists are gathering near an Oregon airport to protest President Barack Obama’s visit to meet with families of victims of last week’s deadly college shooting.

Authorities search for a man as they investigate a shooting at Texas Southern University, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, in Houston. A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, authorities said. (Cody Duty/Houston Chronicle via AP)

1 dead in Texas college housing complex shooting

A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, authorities said.