Beau Biden, the son of Vice President Joe Biden, has passed away. He was 46 years old.

The father of two had been battling brain cancer for several years. The news of Biden's death was confirmed via a statement from the Vice President's office:

Posted in: R.I.P.

America has another would-be Commander-in-Chief joining the 2016 presidential race in former U.S. Senator and 2012 GOP candidate Rick Santorum.

"Today I announce my candidacy for President of the United States!" the Republican from Pennsylvania, who lost out to Mitt Romney in 2012, said.

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