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PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) — Thousands packed the streets of Plano Saturday morning for the annual Komen Race for the Cure.

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Komen headquarters is based in Dallas. The race is one of the nation’s largest events for the breast cancer research group.

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It’s named after Susan Goodman Komen, who died of breast cancer in 1980. Her sister, Nancy Brinker, started the organization.

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