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She was close to tears during her heartfelt performance at the Stand Up to Cancer Telethon but Taylor Swift couldn’t contain her emotions after she left the Shrine Auditorium.

That’s when the flood gates opened.

PHOTOS: Taylor Swift Breaks Down After Cancer Telethon

The star broke down in tears as she exited the event on Friday night where she debuted her new song Ronan, which was… Continue reading Taylor Swift Breaks Down After Emotional Performance At Cancer Telethon

Jerry Lewis announced on Monday that he is retiring as the longtime emcee of the annual Muscular Dystrophy Association Labor Day Telethon. “As a labor of love, I’ve hosted the annual Telethon since 1966, and I’ll be making my final appearance on the show this year by performing my signature song, ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’,”

Crystal Clear Picture:

Despite the struggling economy, the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon was able to raise $58.9 million, officials say. The totals were down from $60.5 million last year and a record $65 million in 2008. The 45th annual telethon broadcast from the South Point Hotel in Las Vegas on Labor Day Monday and reached some 40 million viewers […] Continue reading Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon 2010 Raises $58.4 Million

A number of stars including Cameron Diaz, Robert Redford, Justin Bieber and Sting have raised more than 866,667 pounds on a TV telethon in aid of the oil slick clean-up efforts along America”s Gulf Coast. Many celebrities turned up to join veteran newsman Larry King for a special two-hour live broadcast on June 21, and […] Continue reading Star-studded TV telethon raises £866,667 for oil slick clean up

Larry King’s two-hour telethon for gulf oil spill relief, “Disaster In the Gulf: How You Can Help,” raised $1,329,235 in small and large donations on Monday night. The anchor was joined by Ryan Seacrest, as well as a star-studded lineup that included Justin Bieber, Cameron Diaz, Ke$ha, Lenny Kravitz, Kathy Griffen, Robert Redford, and Tim McGraw. All […] Continue reading Larry King Telethon Raises $1.3 Million For Gulf Oil Spill Relief