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Clinic Linked To Joan Rivers’ Death Gets New Shot At Accreditation

A federal agency says the New York City clinic where Joan Rivers suffered a fatal complication during a medical procedure will get another chance to keep its accreditation.

01/16/2015

Comedian, actress, TV host and writer Joan Rivers (or, Joan Alexandra Molinsky) died on September 4, 2014 at age 81.

Services At Clinic Linked To Joan Rivers Will No Longer Be Medicare- Or Medicaid-Eligible

Medicare and Medicaid have decided to cut off the clinic where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest before she died last year.

01/12/2015

Comedian Joan Rivers died on Sept. 4, 2014 a week after suffering complications during a routine throat procedure at a doctor’s office. She was 81. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

FDNY: Nearly A Dozen EMS Workers Took Unauthorized Peek At Joan Rivers 911 Records

FDNY officials on Friday said nearly a dozen EMS workers looked at 911 emergency records tied to Joan Rivers’ death last year, and a few had no legitimate reason to do so.

01/09/2015

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Deadline To Fix Issues At Clinic Where Joan Rivers Suffered Fatal Complications During Procedure Postponed

A federal agency has postponed a deadline to correct issues at the New York City clinic where Joan Rivers suffered a fatal complication during a medical procedure.

01/08/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014

In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.

12/31/2014

Gov. Chris Christie told a heckler to 'sit down and shut up' on the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy on Wednesday, Oct. 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Top 5 Facebook Talkers Of 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we’ve taken a look back at the stand-out stories that you loved to discuss this year. In no particular order, here are CBS New York’s top five Facebook talkers for 2014.

12/29/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers died on Sept. 4, 2014 a week after suffering complications during a routine throat procedure at a doctor’s office. She was 81. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Joan Rivers’ $150 Million Will Includes Family, Friends, Charities

Court documents reveal comedian Joan Rivers’ wishes for her estimated $150 million fortune.

12/10/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers died on Sept. 4, 2014 a week after suffering complications during a routine throat procedure at a doctor’s office. She was 81. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Report Claims Multiple Failures In Joan Rivers’ Treatment At Endoscopy Clinic

Joan Rivers did not consent to a laryngoscopy during which she lost consciousness due to lack of oxygen – and never regained consciousness before she died.

11/10/2014

Melissa Rivers and Joan Rivers  (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Joan Rivers’ Daughter Hires Law Firm For Possible Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The move could lead to the filing of a multi-million dollar wrongful death lawsuit against Yorkville Endoscopy Clinic on the Upper East Side.

10/29/2014

Joan Rivers attends SiriusXM's 'Howard Stern Birthday Bash' at Hammerstein Ballroom on January 31, 2014. (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Medical Examiner: Joan Rivers’ Death ‘Resulted From Predictable Complication’

Rivers, 81, went into cardiac arrest at Yorkville Endoscopy this August following a minor, elective vocal cord procedure.

10/16/2014

Joan Rivers (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival)

Melissa Rivers To Sue Doctor Who Performed Unauthorized Biopsy On Mother, Joan Rivers

Melissa Rivers plans to sue the doctor who performed an unscheduled biopsy on her mother, Joan Rivers, who died Sept. 4.

10/03/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Joan Rivers’ Doctor’s Selfie & Bono Isn’t Apologizing

This week, a doctor picked the wrong time to take a selfie, rockers don’t care if you’re mad, and a rapper has a very unique job opportunity for his fans.

09/19/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Report: Doctor Snapped Selfie With Joan Rivers, Performed Unauthorized Biopsy

Just before Joan Rivers stopped breathing last month, the comedian’s personal doctor snapped a selfie with her while she was under anesthesia and then performed an unauthorized biopsy, a report says.

09/17/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Medical Director At Yorkville Endoscopy, Where Joan Rivers Went Into Cardiac Arrest, Out As Head Of Clinic

The medical director at Yorkville Endoscopy, the clinic where comedian Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest last month, is no longer practicing and is no longer head of the clinic.

09/12/2014

Joan Rivers attends the 'The Realistic Joneses' opening night at The Lyceum Theater on April 6, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Report: Joan Rivers’ Personal Doctor Jumped In To Perform Unplanned Biopsy

Rivers’ own doctor performed the biopsy Aug. 28 after another doctor at Yorkville Endoscopy noticed “something” on Rivers’ vocal cords, the source told the Daily News.

09/10/2014

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