Lawyer says Joni Mitchell may be released from hospital soon

This March 20, 2008 file photo shows Joni Mitchell, left, and Herbie Hancock perform as part of Nissan Live Sets on Yahoo! Music in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles judge on Monday, May 4, 2015, appointed Mitchell's longtime friend Leslie Morris as the Grammy winner's temporary conservator, giving her emergency powers to make health care and lifestyle decisions. The ruling came after Morris' attorney told a judge that Mitchell may be released from a hospital in the next few days. (AP Photo/Mark Mainz, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Folk singer Joni Mitchell may be released from the hospital soon but still cannot confer with doctors about her medical care or long-term treatment, an attorney told a judge on Monday.

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Bruce Jenner sued for wrongful death over highway crash

In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, former Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner arrives at the Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners, in New York. Jenner was sued in Los Angeles on Friday, May 1, 2015, by the stepchildren of Kim Howe, a woman who died after Jenner's sport utility vehicle pushed her car into oncoming traffic in a collision on Pacific Coast Highway in February 2015.  (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The stepchildren of a woman killed in an automobile crash involving Bruce Jenner sued the Olympic gold medalist Friday for wrongful death, claiming they have suffered enormous damages.

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New site, app, links celebrities, charities and donors

This Thursday, April 16, 2015 photo shows Todd Wagner in his company office, Chideo, in Los Angeles. Wagner, a billionaire-turned-philanthropist, is seeking to build his new company into a network devoted to charitable causes. Chideo has already signed on more than 100 VIPs from the entertainment, sports and political realms who are sharing exclusive videos and making themselves available for experiences ranging from red carpet meet-and-greets, intimate concerts and other encounters once reserved only for rich donors. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chatting on the red carpet with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence; recording a country song with Clint Black; working a relief mission with Patricia Arquette; receiving a serenade from Michael Bolton on a Caribbean island. These are just some of the WOW! moments possible for everyday donors through a new online charity service that combines star power with digital marketing savvy to contribute millions to celebrity causes worldwide.

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Conflicting reports given on health of singer Joni Mitchell

In this June 18, 2013 file photo, Joni Mitchell waves to the crowd during her 70th birthday tribute concert as part of the Luminato Festival at Massey Hall in Toronto. A woman identified as Mitchell's friend of more than 44 years, Leslie Morris, stated in a Tuesday, April 28, 2015, court filing in Los Angeles that the legendary folk singer is unconscious and unable to care for herself. A doctor's declaration accompanying Morris' petition to be named Mitchell's conservator states the singer-songwriter will not be able to attend any court hearings for at least four to six months, but offers no additional details on Mitchell's illness or prognosis. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The health of singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been the subject of conflicting information, with her website stating she is alert and expected to make a full recovery but a longtime friend saying in a court filing that she was unconscious and unable to care for herself.

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