Top photos and videos of the day: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

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How did The Lego Movie get made? Well, it’s kind of like building an actual Lego set:

Kiev protesters building barricades:

PHOTOS

A selection of some of the best photographs from around the world:

Anti-government protesters continue to clash with police in Independence square, despite a truce agreed between the Ukrainian president and opposition leaders in Kiev, Ukraine. | Getty Images

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Prayers are held for victims who have died during anti-government protesters, clashed with police in Independence square, despite a truce agreed between the Ukrainian president and opposition leaders in Kiev, Ukraine. | Getty Images

Anti-government protesters carry the injured during continued clashes with police in Kiev, Ukraine. | Getty Images

An activist carries a tire at the burning barricades close to Independence Square in Kiev, Ukraine. | AP Photo

Gold medalist Adelina Sotnikova of Russia celebrates during the flower ceremony for the Ladies’ Figure Skating at Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia. | Getty Images

Referees intervene as Swiss and Swedish players pile into the net of Valentina Lizana Wallner of Sweden during the Women’s Bronze Medal Game at Bolshoy Ice Dome in Sochi, Russia. | Getty Images

Meaghan Mikkelson of Canada celebrates after defeating the United States 3-2 in overtime during the Women’s Gold Medal Game at Bolshoy Ice Dome in Sochi, Russia. | Getty Images

Annalisa Drew of the United States crashes in the Freestyle Skiing Ladies’ Ski Halfpipe Finals at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in Sochi, Russia. | Getty Images

A statue of the 20th U.S. President, James A. Garfield stands inside the Capitol Rotunda as sunlight shines through the window in Washington, DC. | Getty Images

A model walks the runway at the Moschino fashion show at Milan Fashion Week Womenswear Autumn/Winter 2014 in Milan, Italy. | Getty Images

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