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  • Did an Impromptu Biopsy Stop Joan Rivers’ Breathing?

    Sep 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *According to a new report in the New York Daily News, Joan Rivers may have stopped breathing during an unscheduled throat biopsy that cut off her air supply. The comedian never regained consciousness after she was rushed to a Manhattan hospital on Aug. 28, when she stopped breathing during a routine surgery on her vocal […]

  • Joan Rivers Banned Michelle Obama From Funeral Weeks Before Death

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 42 Comments

    *In one of her final interviews, Joan Rivers named Michelle Obama as one of three people she wouldn’t want attending her funeral. The veteran comedienne passed away on Thursday (Sept. 4), days after suffering a cardiac arrest during a routine throat procedure. Her funeral attracted a bevy of celebs, including Hugh Jackman, Whoopi Goldberg, Kelly […]

  • Networks Set Special Joan Rivers Programming; Funeral is Sunday

    Sep 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Networks are lining up special programming this weekend to honor the life of Joan Rivers. E! enjoyed a special relationship with the one-and-only Joan Rivers for the past 20 years, and will honor Joan’s legacy in the one-hour E! News special, “Joan Rivers: Celebrating An Icon” airing tonight, Friday, September 5th at 9 p.m. ET/PT. […]

  • Comedic Legend Joan Rivers Dies at 81

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Joan Rivers, a pioneering female stand-up comic and the queen of “Can We Talk?” gossip, has died, according to her daughter Melissa. She was 81. “It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers,” Melissa Rivers said in a prepared statement. “She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m. surrounded by […]

  • NY Health Dept. Probes Clinic that Treated Joan Rivers

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *The New York state health department is investigating the circumstances surrounding Joan Rivers’ cardiac arrest during an outpatient procedure. Spokesman James O’Hare said Thursday the department is looking into “the whole matter,” declining to discuss specifics, reports the Associated Press. The 81-year-old comic was hospitalized last week after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor’s […]

  • Joan Rivers Out of Medically Induced Coma; On ‘Road to Recovery’

    Sep 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Joan Rivers is “making small, but positive, steps” after being brought out of a medically induced coma over the holiday weekend, reports E! — the network for which Rivers hosts “E! Fashion Police,” and which has been the family’s go-to media outlet for releasing information since Rivers was hospitalized. “It’s a slow process, but she’s […]