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“I could easily go and roll up in my wheelchair, but for me it’s a mental and emotional goal that I set for myself: to stand up and walk out of the Marine Corps,” said Herrera, who was the first American to purchase the ReWalk system recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

FILE - This undated identification file photo provided Wednesday, April 3, 2013, by Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, Conn., shows former student Adam Lanza, who carried out the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. A Connecticut agency that investigated the background of the socially isolated, violence-obsessed man, Lanza, who carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School is issuing a report Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, on his mental health and educational history. The Office of Child Advocate investigates all child deaths in the state for lessons on prevention. (AP Photo/Western Connecticut State University, File)

“Both AL’s mother and his educational team shared a goal of managing and accommodating, rather than securing treatment for, AL’s disabilities, and likely this approach was fueled by a lack of critical information and guidance,” the report said.

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden  smiles as he arrive to meet with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during a visit in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Biden is also visiting Turkey  and is the latest in a stream of U.S. officials who have traveled to Turkey to urge Ankara to step up its role in fighting Islamic State militants in neighboring Syria.  (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

“If Russia were to fulfill these commitments and respect Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity, we could begin a rational discussion about sanctions,” Biden said.

Mary Coburn, vice president of student affairs, center, talks to the media during a news conference about a shooting at the Strozier Library on the Florida State University campus, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Tallahassee, Fla. Three students were wounded and the gunman was shot and killed by police officers. Tallahassee police Chief Michael Deleo, left, and FSU police Chief David Perry stand in the background. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

“Based on our initial review of the documents and his videos and his postings, it’s clear that Mr. May’s sense of being and place in our community was not what most people would refer to as a normal,” DeLeo said.

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