Dan Wakeford


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Goodbye to a Golden Girl: A Tribute to Betty White's Incredible Life of Love and Laughter
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Editor's Letter: Why I'm Getting Vaccinated
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A Country Icon, a TV Star, an Olympic Legend and Teachers We Love: Meet PEOPLE's 2021 People of the Year
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Sandra Lee Makes Her First Red Carpet Appearance Since Andrew Cuomo Breakup and Breast Reconstruction Surgery
Katy Perry attends the LuisaViaRoma for Unicef event at La Certosa di San Giacomo on July 31, 2021 in Capri, Italy.
Katy Perry and John Legend Light Up the Night with 'Moon River' Duet at LUISAVIAROMA for UNICEF Gala in Italy
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Introducing PEOPLE's Women Changing the World in 2021
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PEOPLE Reveals Its People of the Year: George Clooney, Regina King, Dr. Anthony Fauci & Selena Gomez
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How Mom Gloria Vanderbilt's Death Pushed Anderson Cooper to Become a Dad: 'It Made Me Think'
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Inside Anderson Cooper's Nursery for Son Wyatt - and the Sweet Ways He's Honoring Gloria Vanderbilt
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Why Anderson Cooper Is Co-Parenting with His Ex: 'I Would Want Wyatt to Be Surrounded by Love'
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Anderson Cooper Opens Up About Why He Chose Surrogacy — and If He's Considering Having More Kids
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Anderson Cooper Opens Up About Being a Dad to Baby Wyatt: 'This Is a New Level of Love'
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Editor's Note: PEOPLE's Coronavirus Coverage and This Week's Issue
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PEOPLE Reveals Its People Of The Year: Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Lopez, Michelle Obama & Taylor Swift
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Introducing PEOPLE's New Mental Health Initiative: 'Let's Talk About It'
Celebrity Sightings in New York City - July 15, 2018
Rebel Wilson Was Rushed to the Hospital with a Concussion While Filming' Isn't It Romantic'
Premiere Of Warner Bros. Pictures' "Isn't It Romantic" - Arrivals
Rebel Wilson Says Dating Was Easier in Atlanta: 'I Was Considered a 10 There'
Premiere Of Warner Bros. Pictures' "Isn't It Romantic" - Arrivals
'Isn't It Romantic' Star Rebel Wilson Says She's Ready for Love — And Has Used a Celeb Dating App!
Chrissy Metz Denies Calling Alison Brie a Bitch: 'I Don't Speak About Anyone Like That'
Leonardo DiCaprio attends a BAFTA screening of 'The Revenant'
Leonardo DiCaprio Celebrates 44th B-Day with Famous Pals — Including Jennifer Aniston & Beyoncé!
Heidi Klum Shares the Top 5 Things She Loves About Tim Gunn as They Announce 'Project Runway' Exit