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September 7, 2012
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Musician Tim McGraw attends the “Stand Up to Cancer” event at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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Actress Gwyneth Paltrow attends “Stand Up to Cancer” at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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Musician Alicia Keys attends the “Stand Up to Cancer” event at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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Actress Sofia Vergara attends the “Stand Up to Cancer” event at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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TV host Chelsea Handler attends the “Stand Up to Cancer” event at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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Musician Tim McGraw, left, embraces actress Gwyneth Paltrow at “Stand Up to Cancer” at the Shrine Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 in Los Angeles. The initiative aimed to raise funds to accelerate innovative cancer research by bringing new therapies to patients quickly. McGraw and Paltrow starred as a married couple in the film “Country Strong.” Paltrow’s father Bruce died from cancer in 2002. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)