Nordstrom's 3rd-quarter profit rises 15 percent - Article Photos 1/1

In this Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, photo, a shopper checks a shoe as she walks down an aisle in a Nordstrom rack in Chicago. Nordstrom Inc. is reporting a 15 percent increase in third-quarter net income, fueled by strong demand of men's shoes, men's clothing and children's fashions. The upscale department store chain says Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, that it earned $146 million, or 71 cents per share for the three-month period ended Oct. 27 (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)