The estate of the late comedian Joan Rivers filed a lawsuit Monday in New York County Supreme Court detailing alleged missteps by the outpatient endoscopy facility and the physicians caring for Rivers during an August 28 procedure that the New York medical examiner said ultimately led to her death. Attorneys for the estate said they are suing for damages and said the family wants to "make certain that the many medical deficiencies that led to Joan Rivers' death are never repeated by any outpatient surgery center."
WMDH-AM New Castle, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 11:26 PM
Comedian Joan Rivers died Thursday, September 4, a week after suffering cardiac arrest during a medical procedure, her daughter said. She was 81. Click through the gallery to look back at her career.
CNN, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 10:24 PM
In their Trial Practice column, Robert S. Kelner, Gail S. Kelner and Joshua D. Kelner survey several of the most common concepts and issues that arise in cases where a wrongfully convicted individual seeks compensation. Robert S. Kelner is the senior partner at Kelner and Kelner, and chairman of the New York County Lawyers Civil Trial Practice Institute.
Law.com, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 05:16 PM
Millions of people from New Jersey to Maine were forced to quit work early, rush to get off roads and highways and take shelter Monday night as a powerful snowstorm bore down on the region. The storm was bringing with it winds of near-hurricane force, the threat of coastal flooding and more than 2 feet of snow.
TwinCities, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 10:46 PM
In this Feb. 18, 2003 file photo, heavy seas crash against the Humarock section of Scituate, Mass, during the noontime high tide on the day after a big winter storm dumped about two feet of snow in the Boston area. FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2003 file photo, a pedestrian makes his way up snow-covered 20th Street NW at K Street NW in the heart of the Washington business district as the most extreme winter weather in recent years hits the nation's capital.
KRMG-AM Tulsa, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 03:56 PM
Two people were killed after a shooting in a Home Depot store in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood on Sunday afternoon in what appears to be a murder-suicide, two New York Police Department spokesmen said. One male individual, who preliminary NYPD investigations suggest was the shooter, was declared dead at the scene, Detective James Duffy said.
Canadian HR Reporter, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 08:46 AM
SYDNEY: A startling interrogation of obsession, desire and disillusionment, Keith Bunin's tragi-comedy The Credeaux Canvas is getting a new production at the Seymour Centre, writes Garrett Bithell. How far would you go to achieve your dreams? This is one of the burning questions at the heart of Keith Bunin's tragi-comedy The Credeaux Canvas , a startling interrogation of relationships, obsession, desire and disillusionment.
Blaze, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 12:40 AM
Silver, who has represented the Lower East Side and Downtown for decades, is not resigning from his post, but plans to step back from his speaker responsibilities temporarily and delegate them to a group of senior members, the report says. Silver, 70, made the decision after receiving pressure from his fellow democrats to step down.
DNAInfo.com, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 10:04 AM