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Joan Rivers' Daughter Settles Malpractice Suit Against Doctors In Mother's Death

Reuters | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment

A New York City clinic has settled a malpractice lawsuit filed by the daughter of comedian Joan Rivers for an undisclosed amount over an ill-fated pro...

Mental Health Is a Family Affair

Janine Francolini | Posted 05.06.2017 | Impact
Janine Francolini

We were so pleased that the focus of the recent Didi Hirsch "Erasing the Stigma" event was on mental health in families. This is a topic that is usually on the top of family "secrets" list which made it all the more powerful to hear inspiring stories from celebrities and families who had benefitted from treatment.

Melissa Rivers Says Joan Rivers' Prediction About Her Death Came True

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.25.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Melissa Rivers is still dealing with complicated feelings about the public's reaction to the death of her mother, iconic comedian Joan Rivers. Joan's...

WATCH LIVE: Melissa Rivers & Brad Goreski Talk Oscars Fashion

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 02.24.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Fabulous "Fashion Police" co-hosts Melissa Rivers and Brad Goreski join HuffPost Live to dish on red carpet trends leading up to Hollywood's biggest n...

Melissa Rivers On Channeling Her Late Mother In Fiery 'Joy' Cameo

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.22.2015 | Entertainment

About halfway through "Joy," David O. Russell's new movie about the struggling single mother who created the Miracle Mop, the title character lands a ...

Here's What Melissa Rivers Plans To Do With Joan's Legendary Joke Catalog

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.10.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

In the riveting 2010 documentary "Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work," the film's namesake comedy legend shows off the physical embodiment of her life's wor...

'Fashion Police' Returns In August With Melissa Rivers As Co-Host

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment

After the death of Joan Rivers, losing two co-hosts and a whole lot of drama, "Fashion Police" will return this August with Melissa Rivers, reports Va...

Melissa Rivers Says Kathy Griffin 'Sh-t All Over' Joan Rivers' Legacy

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.14.2015 | Entertainment

Melissa Rivers has been making the publicity rounds this week, promoting her new book, "The Book of Joan," and in an interview with the "Today" show's...

Melissa Rivers On #AskHerMore: ‘No One Wants To Discuss Massive Policies On The Red Carpet'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 05.13.2015 | Entertainment

Melissa Rivers doesn't find celebrity interviewers' proclivity to ask about red carpet fashions to be an offensive practice, she explained in a HuffPo...

At Lunch With Melissa Rivers: 'This Too Shall Pass'

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Melissa Rivers was a perfect fit as honored guest at the annual Mamarazzi luncheon, hosted by The MOMS, Denise Albert and Melissa Musen Gerstein's mother-advocacy lifestyle brand. Not only one of the most famous of daughters and a mom herself, Melissa has a book out, The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation.

Melissa Rivers' Favorite Tribute To Mom Joan Was By Courtney Love

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 05.13.2015 | Entertainment

Countless celebrities, from the likes of Barbara Walters to Sarah Silverman, spoke out in sorrow after the untimely death of famed comedienne Joan Riv...

Melissa Rivers Opens Up About Romance, Body Image and Joan's Best Motherly Advice

Caroline Presno | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Caroline Presno

In The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation, Joan Rivers' daughter Melissa Rivers delivers a tribute to her mom with a lot of life and a lot of laughs.

Melissa Rivers Believes Joan Rivers' Death Was '100 Percent Preventable'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.01.2015 | Entertainment

Melissa Rivers gave her first televised interview since her mother's death to the "Today" show's Matt Lauer, and though the full interview will air on...

The Foibles and Fumbles of 'Fashion Police'

Ed Martin | Posted 05.18.2015 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

The increasingly sad story of E!'s deteriorating franchise Fashion Police has become a case study in what not to do when producing a television program. It's a horrid mess, rather than a hot one, and everyone involved has made remarkably poor choices along the way.

'Fashion Police' Will Reportedly Recast Open Roles

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment

UPDATE: In a statement released Tuesday, E! announced "Fashion Police" will be going on hiatus until September: E!’s comedy series “Fashion Po...

Melissa Rivers Honors Her Mother Joan In Emotional Tribute | Posted 12.11.2014 | Entertainment

It was an emotional morning for Melissa Rivers on Wednesday as she was honored at The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment breakfast, making he...

Even Now, Joan Rivers' Death Seems So Wrong: She Wasn't Done

Richard Pérez-Feria | Posted 12.14.2014 | Entertainment
Richard Pérez-Feria

Joan Rivers was, up until the very end, right at the top of her game -- sharper than a tack. And she wasn't done. Damn it.

I on Beauty: Chapter 7 - The Loss of Joan Rivers Highlights End-of-Life Care Issues

Irene Michaels | Posted 11.21.2014 | Fifty
Irene Michaels

Joan Rivers' recent medical condition required her daughter, Melissa Rivers, to make perhaps the most difficult decision of her life.

Melissa Rivers Shares First Statement Since Joan Rivers' Funeral

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 09.18.2014 | Entertainment

Melissa Rivers has spoken out for the first time since her mother Joan Rivers' funeral. On Wednesday, the star shared a note of gratitude in a Who...

Keeping Their Memories Alive

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 11.10.2014 | Impact
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

We need to emphasize and celebrate the values, passions, memories and legacies of those we have lost rather than constantly rewinding how they were taken from us.

Melissa Rivers' Courageous Decision

David Kessler | Posted 11.05.2014 | Impact
David Kessler

I've helped thousands of people with end-of-life decisions and I can tell you that the process is beyond stressful. It's extremely confusing and it's racked with guilt. As we mourn the death of Joan Rivers, here is what we can learn from her daughter's brave decision.

Meeting Joan Rivers When She Was in Love

Lea Lane | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment
Lea Lane

Much to my surprise, she was the opposite of the joking loud-mouth I knew from television. She seemed demure and polite, and she let Bernard do most of the talking and the quipping.

'How Do We Treat the Little People, Joan?' I Asked. And She Said, 'Why, We Treat Them Better. We Only S--t on People at Our Level or Higher.'

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Kornbluth

Every time I went to dinner in the ballroom that once belonged to J.P. Morgan's daughter, Joan would call for the waiters, cooks and kitchen staff to come out. She would thank them. And the guests would applaud. I never saw another New York hostess do that.

Melissa Rivers Says Joan Is On Life Support, Thanks Fans For Kindness

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Melissa Rivers has released another statement on Sept. 3 regarding her mother's health: "My mother has been moved out of intensive care and...

Melissa Rivers' Grief Journey: From Silence to Advocacy

Fredda Wasserman | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Fredda Wasserman

Melissa's experience compels her to now speak candidly to the public. She offers this frank advice and reassurance to grievers.