BC-10 Things to Know for Tuesday,Feb18,ADVISORY

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Associated Press

Posted on February 18, 2014 at 6:00 AM

Updated Tuesday, Feb 18 at 6:00 AM

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

1. TWO SIDES PLANNING DUELING DEMONSTRATIONS IN VENEZUELA

Pro- and anti-government activists will march in Caracas. Opposition group changes its route, which may prevent violence. VENEZUELA-PROTESTS

2. SECOND ROUND OF NUCLEAR TALKS BETWEEN IRAN, SIX WORLD POWERS BEGINS

After reaching an interim deal in November, there's pessimism on both sides as negotiators confront hurdles standing in the way of a permanent accord. IRAN-NUCLEAR

3. JIMMY FALLON BRINGS "TONIGHT SHOW" BACK TO NEW YORK

AP TV columnist Frazier Moore calls the comedian funny, gracious, bubbly and, above all, comfortable presiding over his first show. TV-FALLON'S FIRST NIGHT

4. COMPUTER HACKING IS A CRIME, BUT HACKATHONS ARE A GOOD THING

Lots of pizza, little sleep when techies get together for programming marathons aimed at developing apps or solving problems. HACKATHON NATION

5. WHAT CALIFORNIA OLIVE GROWERS WANT GOVERNMENT TO DO

They think European olive oil is often mislabeled and of low grade and say stricter standards would help them gain market share. US OLIVE OIL

6. ARCTIC NOT AS BRIGHT AND WHITE BEC AUSE OF ICE MELTING INTO THE OCEAN

That concerns scientists who say in new study that more dark, open water means less heat is reflected into space. DARKER ARCTIC

7. WHY MAN SMASHED VASE VALUED AT $1 MILLION AT NEW ART MUSEUM

A South Florida artist tells police he was protesting Perez Art Museum Miami's preference for international rather than local art. ART MUSEUM-VASE SMASHED

8. HOW A SIMPLE TEST COULD HELP PREDICT MAJOR DEPRESSION

In a new study, researchers say saliva from teenage boys who are mildly depressed could identify those who will develop worse illness. DEPRESSION TEST

9. FORMER FRENCH PRESIDENT HOSPITALIZED WITH POSSIBLE CASE OF GOUT

Jacques Chirac, 81, taken to a hospital near Paris. The joint disease mostly strikes men, is painful, but typically not life-threatening. FRANCE-CHIRAC HOSPITALIZED

10. COSTAS BACK TO WORK AS HOST OF NBC'S PRIME-TIME OLYMPICS COVERAGE

After six days in his hotel room waiting for eye infection to improve, the veteran sportscaster has great respect for colleagues who filled in for him. COSTAS RETURNS

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