Marine gets adopted in Christmas Eve ceremony

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Lance Cpl. Christopher Mohedano-Hernandez, left, hugs his stepfather Luis Mohedano after an adoption ceremony in Mineola, N.Y., Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013. The U.S. Marine home on leave has been formally adopted by his stepfather in a Christmas Eve adoption ceremony held in a suburban New York courtroom. Mohedano-Hernandez is the latest in what experts call a growing trend of adult adoptions. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)