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MSN Revenues Grow 15 Percent

Microsoft reported that revenue at its MSN websites and online service rose 15 percent, to $491 million, and that MSN division had an operating profit for the first time. Advertising on the Web sites is rising, and grew by 50 percent last quarter, but the number of subscribers to the dial-up MSN Internet access service declined 6 percent, to 8 million.