Disney profits up 20% on strength of theme parks

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A jump in theme park attendance and growth in cable networks boosted the media giant's profits by 20 percent in the third quarter. Disney earned $604 million, or 29 cents per share, for the quarter ended June 30, compared with $502 million, or 24 cents per share, in the same period last year, the company reported Tuesday.

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