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ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Barrick Gold Corp. has completed the sale of two large gold mines in northeast Nevada — Round Mountain and Bald Mountain — to Kinross Gold Corp. for $610 million. Officials for the two Canadian-based companies also have agreed to form an exploration venture covering a large land package on the Bald Mountain property, all of which previously was owned by Barrick Gold.
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — A 40-year-old Nevada man arrested after a high-speed chase through two states and a highway standoff has been imprisoned in Nebraska. Joseph Mladenik of North Las Vegas yesterday was given three to five years in prison. Mladenik was wanted on a stalking warrant.
CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he misjudged the intensity of anger among Republican voters before his White House campaign. He says the country in 2016 is "dramatically different" than in past elections. But Bush insists he's still a viable candidate. Bush reaffirms his commitment to conservative social issues.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Mikey Thompson scored 18 points, and James Webb III had 14 points and tied a season-high 14 boards as Boise State survived a late Nevada push to win 74-67 last night in Reno. Marqueze Coleman went on a 9-0 run, and D.J. Fenner's layup brought Nevada to within 63-60 with 1:12 to go. But Boise State scored 13 to leave with a win. Nevada got 17 points from Coleman and Fenner added 13.