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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    
1. STRONG AFGHAN EARTHQUAKE FELT ACROSS SOUTH ASIA
    
Vineet Gahlot, the director of seismology at the Indian Meteorological Department, says the quake had a magnitude of 7.7 and an epicenter deep in the Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan.
    
2. WHALE-WATCHING BOAT SINKS OFF BRITISH COLUMBIA
    
The vessel was carrying 27 people and Canadian authorities are saying at least five have died and one person remains missing.
    
3. ISRAELI POLICE REPORT STABBING IN TEL AVIV
    
There have been almost daily Palestinian attacks against Israeli civilians and security forces in recent weeks.
    
4. CARSON'S LACK OF EXECUTIVE EXPERIENCE PRODUCES SKEPTICISM
    
The only 2016 candidate for president who has never led a state or company says someone who can perform life-or-death surgeries can run the country.
    
5. WHY FAMILY STUNTS DISABLED DAUGHTER'S GROWTH
    
Fearing for the future of Charley Hooper, 10, whose brain is believed to function at the level of a newborn's, her parents give her hormones which prevent her from growing, the AP learns.
    
6. EU, BALKAN COUNTRIES COMMIT TO MORE SHELTER FOR MIGRANTS
    
European leaders decide that reception capacities should be boosted in Greece and along the Balkans migration route to accommodate 100,000 more people as winter looms. EUROPE-MIGRANTS
 

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