US Vice President’s son dies of cancer


US Vice President Joe Biden’s oldest son, Beau Biden passed away due to cancer. He was 46. The White House released a  statement regarding the sad demise of Biden’s son. In the statement, Joe Biden on behalf of the Biden family, announced “with broken hearts” that Beau had died after a battle with brain cancer.

“The entire Biden family is saddened beyond words. 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,” the statement read. It also added that Beau “battled brain cancer with the same integrity, courage and strength he demonstrated every day of his life.”