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5 things to know this morning

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. What could have caused Metro-North's derailment

The train's engineer experienced a hypnotic-like "daze" and nodded at the controls before the crash, his lawyer says.

2. Connecticut to release 911 calls from Newtown shooting

The tapes of seven landline calls from inside Sandy Hook Elementary School will be released to the media.

3. Hezbollah commander killed in Beirut

The Lebanese militant group accuses Israel of assassinating one of its founding members outside his home.

4. Calm remains elusive in Ukraine

Protesters set up tents across Kiev's Independence Square and the government shows no sign of yielding.

5. Biden begins visit to China at a tense time

The vice president plans to raise the issue of Beijing's newly-declared air defense zone that's riling Japan and other regional allies.

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