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'Avengers' and 'Incredibles' sequels boost Disney profits in third quarter

Walt Disney Co.'s earnings surged in its third fiscal quarter, thanks to blockbuster sequels such as "Avengers: Infinity War" and "Incredibles 2" and growth at its theme parks in Asia, the company said Tuesday.

Burbank-based Disney reported earnings of $2.9 billion, or $1.87 a share, in the quarter that ended June 30,

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