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By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 30, 2014 at 7:31 a.m.



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LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man linked to a couple who killed two Las Vegas police officers is jailed on intimidation charges after allegedly threatening an Indiana Supreme Court justice, a second judge and two law enforcement officers. Investigators say Samuel Bradbury claims he's affiliated with Jerad and Amanda Miller, whom he said were part of a group called "765 Anarchists."

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A murder trial for a man accused in a fatal shooting at the South Fork Indian Reservation in northeast Nevada has been postponed until October. Joshua Dooley originally was scheduled to stand trial this month in Reno federal court in the killing of Jacob Tybo at his home in South Fork in December.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Motorists stopped for using cellphones while driving in Las Vegas could be offered a chance to clear their record by taking part in an online program. From today through July 10, Nevada Highway Patrol troopers can offer drivers with otherwise clean records a chance to complete specific online tasks for 28 consecutive days instead of paying a fine for driving while distracted.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's dominant electric utility is getting a new chief executive. Michael Yackira (yah-KEE'-rah) steps down today after almost seven years as president and CEO of NV Energy. Paul Caudill takes over the corporate owner of Nevada Power and Sierra Pacific Power companies. NV Energy was sold last year for $5.6 billion to a MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., a subsidiary of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

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