NEW YORK — Special charges related to its Great Indoors business depressed Sears, Roebuck & Co.’s third-quarter profits, but a strong response to apparel and accessories helped push net and same-store sales ahead.

For the three months ended Sept. 27, the Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based national department store chain said net income fell by more than a fifth, or 22.2 percent, to $147 million, or 52 cents a diluted share. That compares with last year’s earnings of $189 million, or 59 cents.

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