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Leanne Italie

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Recent articles by Leanne:

Merriam-Webster chooses vaccine as the 2021 word of the year

Compared to 2019, when there was little urgency or chatter about vaccines,... → Read More

Merriam-Webster declares 'vaccine' as 2021 word of the year

Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine. Last year, it chose “pandemic.” → Read More

Merriam-Webster declares 'vaccine' as 2021 word of the year

Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine. Last year, it chose “pandemic.” → Read More

Merriam-Webster chooses vaccine as the 2021 word of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — With an expanded definition to reflect the times, Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine. “This was a word that was extremely high in our data every single day in 2021,” Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster's editor-at-large, told The Associated Press ahead of Monday's announcement. → Read More

Merriam-Webster chooses vaccine as the 2021 word of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — With an expanded definition to reflect the times, Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine. “This was a word that was extremely high in our data every single day in 2021,” Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster’s editor-at-large, told The Associated Press ahead of Monday’s announcement. “It […] → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

NEW YORK (AP) — Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to... → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

NEW YORK (AP) — Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

NEW YORK (AP) — Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, social distancing

Santa is back this year, but he pleads caution as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic. → Read More

The Santa experience this year is a mix of laps, distancing

Santa is back this year, but he's asking people to be cautious as he continues to tiptoe through the pandemic → Read More

Duchess of Sussex gets goofy on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show

It was the Meghan hour Thursday on the talk show of her friend, Ellen DeGeneres, as the Duchess of Sussex helped welcome a special guest, hit the studio lot to prank vendors and said she’ll b… → Read More

‘We’re just happy’: Meghan pulls pranks and talks Prince Harry on Ellen show

It was the Meghan hour on Friday on the talk show of her friend Ellen DeGeneres. → Read More

Duchess of Sussex gets goofy on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show

NEW YORK (AP) — It was the Meghan hour Thursday on the talk show of her friend, Ellen DeGeneres, as the Duchess of Sussex helped welcome a special guest, hit the studio lot to prank vendors and said she’ll be cooking Thanksgiving dinner herself. “I love to cook. We’ll be home and just sort of […] → Read More

Duchess of Sussex gets goofy on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show

NEW YORK (AP) — It was the Meghan hour Thursday on the talk show of her friend, Ellen DeGeneres, as the Duchess of Sussex helped welcome a special guest, hit the studio lot to prank vendors and said she’ll be cooking Thanksgiving dinner herself. “I love to cook. We’ll be home and just sort of […] → Read More

Are you vaxxed? Some families face fraught divide over jabs

Thanksgiving is Jonatan Mitchell’s favorite holiday → Read More

Are you vaxxed? Some families face fraught divide over jabs

“Maybe the big family thing isn’t worth it if it’s going to be so fraught.” → Read More

Are you vaccinated for the holidays? Some families face fraught divide over COVID shots

NEW YORK (AP) — Thanksgiving is Jonatan Mitchell's favorite holiday, usually spent with his wife co-hosting up to 20 loved ones. He'd been looking forward to the gathering this year after calling it off in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but one of the most pressing issues of the times got in the way: Who's vaccinated and who's not? → Read More