Actress and comedian Joan Rivers is on life support, her daughter Melissa Rivers has said.
On behalf of my mother and our family, we are extremely grateful for all the love and support we've received. At this time she does remain on life support.
Rivers was admitted to hospital last week after she stopped breathing during throat surgery.
Here are 10 of the sharpest one-liners from Joan Rivers, who has died aged 81.
Stars have paid tribute to comedian Joan Rivers as fans lay flowers on her Walk of Fame star and comedy venues show their respect.
A pioneer in the world of comedy, Joan Rivers carved a career with her tenacity and an acid tongue that spared no-one - including herself.