10 Things to Know for Thursday, Feb. 20


UPDATED: Thursday February 20, 2014 6:51 AM

1. DESPITE TRUCE, DEADLY KIEV CLASHES RENEW
    
Fierce clashes between police and protesters in Ukraine's capital erupt and an AP reporter sees 10 bodies laid out near the protest encampment.
    
2. TEARFUL KOREAN REUNIONS BEGIN
    
Weeping and embracing, dozens of elderly North and South Koreans separated for six decades reunite - temporarily.
    
3. WHERE LOTTERY TICKET WORTH $425 MILLION  WAS SOLD
    
Officials say the winning ticket - 1, 17, 35, 49, 54 and a Powerball of 34 - was bought in California at convenience store north of San Jose.
    
4. FACEBOOK'S $19 BILLION BET ON WHATSAPP RAISES CONCERNS
    
Some industry watchers fear tech companies are becoming overzealous in pursuit of promising new products and services.
    
5. GROUP SAYS U.S. DRONE STRIKE MAY HAVE KILLED CIVILIANS
    
U.S. says it hit al-Qaida members in Yemen strike, but Human Rights Watch says a dozen people on their way to a wedding may have died.
    
6. UGANDA LAW WOULD IMPOSE LIFE SENTENCE FOR SOME HOMOSEXUAL ACTS
    
President's decision to sign legislation highlights apparent inability of Western governments to temper anti-gay measures in Africa.
    
7. WHY DEAL TO MOVE U.S. MARINE BASE ON OKINAWA OPENS NEW FRUSTRATIONS
    
Less-crowded location was supposed to placate Okinawans. Instead it reinforces that U.S. military won't be reducing its forces in Japan.
    
8. WHAT INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING AT IN CRASH OF UPS CARGO JET
    
Pilot fatigue among the issues the safety board is eyeing in the accident that killed two pilots in Alabama last August.
    
9. FIGHT OVER KEYSTONE PIPELINE UNLIKELY TO END SOON
    
As pressure was building on Obama to make a decision, judge rejects Nebraska law allowing oil line to pass through the state.
    
10. TWO DOZEN TRIBAL CEREMONIAL ITEMS SET TO RETURN TO ARIZONA
    
A charitable foundation pays $530,000 at an auction in France for hoods, ornate masks that Hopi, Apache tribes say promote healing and harmony.

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