Stocks advance amid optimism over easing of Ukraine crisis

NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rose, after the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index had its best day in five months, amid optimism that tension between Russia and Ukraine will ease and American airstrikes will push back militants in Iraq. The S&P 500 gained 0.2 percent to 1,935.26 at 9:30 a.m. in New York. The Dow…

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