Dow up 172 points on a festive Black Friday for Wall Street

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In this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, a man portraying Santa Claus visits the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday before he participated in opening bell ceremonies. Wall Street was closed on Thursday for the holiday; stocks surged on Friday. Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS