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Morning Brief: February 20th

Morning Brief: February 20th
Riots in Ukraine lead to deaths and hundreds of injured civilians.

A truce may end the violence in Ukraine. [CNN]

Need to Know

Port Authority is sorry for the New Jersey bridge closures. [NYT]

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has his first public forum in Norwalk. [Shelton Herald]

Two works created by Bansky in New York City struggle to sell in Miami. [NY Daily News]

On Stage Tonight

• Nellie McKay @ Café Carlyle

• Shemekia Copeland Band @ the Turning Point
• Anders Osborne featuring Marco Benevento and Scott Metzger (with Billy Iuso) @ Highline Ballroom
• Sondre Lerche (with Gambles) @ Baby’s All Right
• Foreigner @ the State Theatre
• Justin Timberlake @ Madison Square Garden

Today in History

In 1956, the United States Merchant Marines Academy becomes a permanent Service Academy.