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Joan Rivers: Did An Irregular Biopsy On Her Vocal Chords Kill Her?

A shocking new report claims to know exactly what happened to Joan, when she suddenly stopped breathing during a simple, routine throat procedure, Aug. 28, at Yorkville Endoscopy.

Joan Rivers, 81, wanted to know why her voice had become so raspy, according to a new report, so that’s why she went to Yorkville Endoscopy to have doctors take a look at her vocal chords. But when an unplanned biopsy took place, according to the New York Daily News, that’s when Joan’s vocal chords started to close up, which is called laryngospasm.

September 10, 2014
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Joan Rivers Will Appear In Next ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ — Filmed Before Death

Joan Rivers sadly passed away on Sept. 4 at 81 years old, but before the comedienne’s death, she filmed two upcoming episodes of ‘Celebrity Apprentice,’ Donald Trump confirmed.

We will get to see never-before-aired footage of Joan Rivers on our TV screens again, despite her sad passingDonald Trump took to Twitter on Sept. 7 to tell the world that Joan played his advisor for two episodes on next season’s Celebrity Apprentice. 

September 10, 2014

Joan Rivers: Broadway Finally Agrees To Dim Lights After Public Outcry

Are we happy that Broadway has finally seen the light and agreed to dim its lights after initially refusing to honor comedy icon Joan Rivers?

There was a huge public outcry after the Broadway League dissed Joan Rivers, who was nominated for a Tony Award for best actress in a play in 1994, by failing to honor her after her sad passing on Sept. 4. Thankfully, Broadway has changed its tune — seven of the famous New York City street’s 40 theaters have decided to dim their marquee lights at 6:45 p.m. tonight, Sept. 9, in honor of Joan.

September 9, 2014
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Melissa Rivers: Why She May Never Sell Joan Rivers’ $35M Apartment

Following Joan Rivers’ untimely death on Sept. 4, devoted daughter Melissa Rivers is still grieving. A source has revealed to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that Melissa may never even sell Joan’s $35 million New York City apartment. All the sad details below.

It’s no secret that Melissa Rivers, 46, was as close to mother Joan Rivers as a daughter could be. As she continues to grieve for her mother’s death, sources close to Melissa have revealed to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that she has been sleeping in Joan’s bed and that she may never sell her mother’s $35 million apartment.

September 9, 2014
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Why Melissa Rivers Believed Her Mom Would Outlive Her

Joan Rivers was 81 years old when she died on Sept. 4, but a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY why Joan’s daughter, Melissa, thought her mom would outlive her.

While Melissa Rivers, 46, continues to mourn the loss of her beloved mom Joan RiversHollywoodLife.com has learned that Melissa truly thought “she’d leave this earth before her mom.”  Read on for more about Melissa’s “shock” after her mother’s death.

September 8, 2014
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Joan Rivers’ Funeral: Hugh Jackman’s Moving Musical Performance

Joan Rivers once wrote that she wanted her funeral to be ‘a huge showbiz affair’ — and she got her wish thanks to Hugh Jackman. Hugh performed the Broadway hit ‘Quiet, There’s A Lady On Stage’ at Joan’s memorial, according to a report.

Just like she wished forJoan Rivers was mourned by family and friends in a glamorous and star-studded funeral on Sept. 7.  During the emotional service at Temple Emanu-El in New York City, Hugh Jackman, 45, gave a “scene-stealing” performance for the crowd.

September 8, 2014

Joan Rivers’ Funeral: Melissa Rivers Has ‘New York, New York’ Played

Joan got the Hollywood sendoff that she talked about her in book ‘I Hate Everyone … Starting With Me.’ The comedian’s funeral, held at Temple Emanu-El, Sept. 7, was filled with Hollywood’s elite and even including a performance by Hugh Jackson, and the NYPD’s bagpipe band playing show tunes!

It was Joan Rivers from head-to-toe. Joan’s daughter Melissa Rivers managed to create a funeral that not only paid tribute to her, but remained upbeat, just like Joan would have wanted. Kathy Griffin, Sarah Jessica Parker, Whoopi Goldberg and Donald Trump were just a few of the famous faces that entered Temple Emanu-El, around 11am, Sept. 7, which was filled with white gardenias, Joan’s favorite flowers.

September 8, 2014

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