Dow Jumps to New Record on Earnings

The Dow average hit a record for a third day in a row, as strong results from Google and blue chips lure buyers

Spring has finally sprung on Wall Street. With investors in a buying mood Friday, the Dow Jones industrial average surged to another record high -- and close to the 13,000 mark -- thanks to stronger-than-expected earnings from Google (GOOG) and other big names.

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