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Alfie Evans, toddler at center of major legal battle, dies

Tom Evans, Father of Alfie Evans, holds a photograph of his son as he speaks to media outside Alder Hey Children's Hospital.
Tom Evans, Father of Alfie Evans, holds a photograph of his son as he speaks to media outside Alder Hey Children's Hospital. Photo: Anthony Devlin/Getty Images

Alfie Evans, the terminally ill, British 23-month-old, died early Saturday morning, the Associated Press reports.

The big picture: Evans was the center of a major legal battle concerning the terms of life support, which drew international attention.