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Judith A. Salerno, the new president and CEO of Susan G. KomenĀ®. (credit: Susan G. Komen for the Cure)

New Komen CEO Makes Appearance At Dallas Conference

For the first time North Texas is hearing from the new President and CEO of the Komen Organization. Friday, Doctor Judith Salerno was introduced during a conference in Dallas.


Judith A. Salerno, the new president and CEO of Susan G. KomenĀ®. (credit: Susan G. Komen for the Cure)

Susan G. Komen Foundation Names New CEO

Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced Monday that it has a new CEO. The breast cancer charity named Judith A. Salerno to replace founder Nancy Brinker.


People participate in a march organized by Komen For the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer charity. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Komen Race Participation Down 11-Percent

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The preliminary numbers are in for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure held in Dallas on Saturday. In addition to a decrease in donations, organizers say race participation was down […]


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Former Susan G. Komen Executive Has Book Deal

The former Susan G. Komen executive at the heart of the organization’s clash with Planned Parenthood has a book deal. Howard Books announced Monday that Karen Handel’s “Planned Bullyhood” will come out Sept. 11.


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Komen Apology Not A Promise To Renew Grant

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The Susan G. Komen foundation appears to have made-up with Planned Parenthood after a split that created a storm of protest. It lifted the mood at Planned Parenthood Luncheon in Fort […]


The pink ribbon, symbolic of breast cancer support, is seen during the Komen Community Challenge rally on April 26, 2007 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Komen Foundation’s Perfume Proves Controversial

Pink ribbons adorn everything from Airplanes to yogurt. But when the Susan G. Komen Foundation endorsed “Promise Me,” a perfume, someone raised a stink.