Beau Biden, Son of Joe Biden, Dead at 46

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WASHINGTON (CNN)—

Beau Biden, son of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, has died after battling brain cancer, according to a statement from The White House Office of the Vice President. Beau Biden served as Delaware’s attorney general.

Beau Biden was 46 years old.

“The entire Biden family is saddened beyond words,” the statement said. “We know that Beau’s spirit will live on in all of us—especially through his brave wife, Hallie, and two remarkable children, Natalie and Hunter.