NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The royal family is about to get bigger.
Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton, are expecting their third child, Kensington Palace announced.READ MORE: Campaign 2021: Early Voting Begins In New Jersey And New York City
The surprise announcement comes as Kate was forced to cancel public appearances Monday.READ MORE: Many New Yorkers Canceling, Scaling Back Halloween Festivities Due To COVID Concerns
The palace said she suffers from a severe morning sickness like her previous two pregnancies.MORE NEWS: Alec Baldwin Was Told Gun Was 'Cold' Before Fatal Movie Set Shooting, Court Records Show
William and Kate have two other children, Prince George who is 4 and 2-year-old Princess Charlotte.