U.S. stocks rise ahead of Fed decision

NEW YORK, March 21 (Xinhua) -- Wall Street's major averages climbed on Tuesday as investors awaited the Federal Reserve's rate decision.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 316.02 points, or 0.98 percent, to 32,560.6. The S&P 500 added 51.30 points, or 1.30 percent, to 4,002.87. The Nasdaq Composite Index increased 184.57 points, or 1.58 percent, to 11,860.11.

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