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U.S. Comic Joan Rivers Dies: Family

New York (AFP) — Joan Rivers, the acerbic U.S. stand-up comic and television presenter, died on Thursday, a week after being rushed to a New York hospital, her family announced. She was 81. “It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers. She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m. surrounded […]

September 4, 2014

Joan Rivers Remains On Life Support; ‘Fashion Police’ On 2-Week Hold

By Christie D’Zurilla, Los Angeles Times Comedian Joan Rivers is still on life support, her daughter confirmed Tuesday. “On behalf of my mother and our family, we are extremely grateful for all the love and support we’ve received,” Melissa Rivers said in a statement. “At this time she does remain on life support.” “I know […]

September 2, 2014

Joan Rivers Hospitalized In NYC, Reportedly In Critical Condition

By Christie D’Zurilla, Los Angeles Times Joan Rivers has been rushed to Manhattan’s Mount Sinai Hospital, New York police said Thursday morning, reportedly after she suffered complications during an outpatient surgery at a nearby doctor’s office. Emergency medical services brought the veteran stand-up comic and “Fashion Police” star to the hospital from “a doctor’s office […]

August 28, 2014

Joan Rivers Riles Young Hollywood, But She’s Got Youth On Her Side

By Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles Times The moment Joan Rivers stormed out of a CNN interview earlier this month, she thought she might be losing her mind. “I was worried,” she said, “because the first sign of Alzheimer’s is that you get crankier. I swear to you.” But at 9 a.m. during a recent July […]

July 22, 2014