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Melissa Rivers files lawsuit in mother Joan Rivers’ death

In this May 15, 2014 file photo, Melissa Rivers, left, and Joan Rivers attend the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment 2014 Upfront at the Javits Center in New York. Melissa Rivers filed a malpractice lawsuit Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, against doctors and the clinic where her mother Joan Rivers had a routine medical procedure, stopped breathing, and later died. Rivers said in a statement that filing the suit was one of the most difficult decisions she had to make. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — While Joan Rivers lay sedated in a Manhattan clinic, her doctors performed unauthorized medical procedures, snapped a selfie with the comedian and failed to act as her vital signs deteriorated, according to a malpractice lawsuit filed Monday by her daughter, Melissa.

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Clarification: Super Bowl-Neon Carnival Party story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Jan. 26, The Associated Press reported that the party Neon Carnival, which is held during the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, will host an event two days before the Super Bowl. Neon Carnival is not affiliated with the Coachella festival.

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Sundance Watch: ‘Cobain’ premieres, women talk Hollywood

Frances Bean Cobain, left, daughter of Kurt Cobain and executive producer of the documentary film "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," embraces her mother and Cobain's widow Courtney Love at the premiere of the film at The MARC Theatre during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The Associated Press is all over the Sundance Film Festival, from its premieres to the Hollywood glitz. Here’s what they’ve seen and heard:

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Review: Good price, limited functions with online Sling TV

This undated image provided by SlingTV shows a view of the network miniguide on the Sling TV app.  The Sling TV service is aimed at people who have dropped cable or satellite service or never had it. (AP Photo/Sling TV)

NEW YORK (AP) — Satellite TV provider Dish Network made a splash this month when it unveiled an online alternative with fewer channels and a lower price tag than its regular service. The Sling TV option is aimed at people who have dropped their cable or satellite packages or never had either.

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‘Jersey Belle’ star writing memoir, planned for fall release

In this July 14, 2014 file photo, Jaime Primak Sullivan attends the NBC 2014 Summer TCA held in Beverly Hills, Calif. Sullivan has a deal with Touchstone for a “hilarious and frank fish-out-of-water memoir” about living in Birmingham, Alabama, that is scheduled for publication this fall. The book is called “Saved by the Belles: The Southern Education of a Jersey Girl,” Touchstone announced Monday. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Jersey Belle” star Jaime Primak Sullivan has more than one way of getting real.

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