UPDATE: Yorkville Endoscopy Medical Director, Dr. Lawrence Cohen, was asked to leave and has since stepped down, reports ABC News. So far, he has not been accused of wrongdoing, but an investigation is underway. Cohen had been on administrative leave since Joan's procedure on Aug. 28.
There has been speculation that another doctor was in the operating room during Joan Rivers’ surgery at the Yorkville Endoscopy clinic in NYC.reports that an ear, nose and throat specialist was present at the time of her procedure.
Oscar winner Nicole Kidman’s father, Antony Kidman, died while visiting his other daughter Antonia and her six children in Singapore.reports that Antony, who was in his 80s, died following an accidental fall. A Singapore police spokesman told Reuters that law enforcement is “investigating the unnatural death.”
Comedian Joan Rivers once publicly told daughter Melissa that when it comes to her fortune, “everything’s in your name”… it turns out that’s not completely true.tells the Daily Mail that the Emmy winner left “clear provisions” for her rescue dogs.
The recipient was philanthropist Aileen Getty, Elizabeth's former daughter-in-law, for the work that her foundations do in the fight against HIV/AIDS and mental illness.
"Extra" has video of Sharon Stone's heartfelt speech from the Angel Awards, where she spoke about Elizabeth Taylor, the impact the screen legend had on Sharon's life, and how she made AIDS research a part of the national conversation.
Project Angel Food provides daily meals for people homebound or disabled by HIV/AIDS and other serious illnesses.
Melissa Rivers delivered the eulogy at mother Joan Rivers’ star-studded NYC funeral on Sunday and found just the right way to do it… with humor.
UPDATE: A Yorkville Endoscopy spokesperson told "Extra" in a statement that "a biopsy of the vocal cords has never been performed" at the clinic, adding that "general anesthesia has never been administered" there either. Some early reports indicated that anesthesia may have played a role in her death.
What caused Joan Rivers’ routine surgical procedure to go terribly wrong? An unnamed medical source tells the New York Daily News that an unplanned biopsy could be to blame.
Real estate mogul Donald Trump was one of the big names at Joan Rivers’ funeral Sunday in NYC.
“Extra” was with Giuliana Rancic on Monday at the HSN Fashion Week suite, where she was promoting her fall collection, and the TV personality reflected on her good friend and “Fashion Police” cohort, Joan Rivers.