Indian Country turned out in full force to defend the sovereignty of tribal nations and their most valuable asset — their children.
The body of Selena Faye Not Afraid, a 16-year-old from the Crow Tribe, was found nearly three weeks after she went missing in Montana.
Republicans in Montana are once again trying to derail a long-awaited water rights settlement for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
An economic development corporation on the Pine Ridge Reservation is back in the news in connection with some allegedly fraudulent dealings.
Native American women are more likely to be murdered by men than white women, according to a report from the Violence Policy Center.
Even as it was losing the fight to put a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, the Trump administration was running tests about it.


As authorities investigate the death of Ashlea Aldrich, Native women gathered to discuss the violence that plagues their communities.

The Trump administration waived environmental and other regulations on nearly one-quarter of Arizona’s border with Mexico last year to ease the way for border wall construction.

A young citizen of the Navajo Nation is suing a public school district and a teacher who allegedly called her a 'bloody Indian' in front of the entire class.

The Missing and Murdered Diné Relatives Working Group is holding its next forum on January 14.

The aunt of a Native woman whose body was found in a field on her reservation this week said Ashlea Aldrich’s gruesome death demonstrates the need for swift and aggressive action by tribal leaders to combat domestic violence.

The United States is losing moral capital the world over right now at an alarming rate.

Ashlea Aldrich, a young mother, was killed in what her mother said was a crime of domestic violence.

An opening prayer welcomes 75 Native American men and women from across the nation, gathered at a hotel to learn how to use tradition to heal from trauma – and to help others heal, too.

An Indian Health Service dispute has escalated with a lawsuit and a prominent citizen of the Blackfeet Nation accusing the federal agency of putting the lives of his fellow people at risk.

Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.

Anyone wondering why the U.S. Supreme Court seemed to be taking its time with one of the most closely-watched controversies in Indian Country history finally got a glimpse with the addition of a new case to the docket.

With Democrats prepared to impeach President Donald Trump, lawmakers continue to advance legislation to benefit Indian Country's interests.

A federal appeals court panel grappled with how – or why – convicted Navajo double-murderer Lezmond Mitchell could question jurors from his trial 16 years ago about possible racial bias in their deliberations.

Sens. Steve Daines and Jon Tester announced the introduction of a long-awaited bill that would settle a century-old dispute over water rights between the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the state and federal governments.

After waiting more than 15 years, the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians finally has land in trust.

The story behind the story of tribal self-determination and the politics of Indian Country's remarkable journey towards self-rule cannot be told without Dr. Jim Wilson as a central figure.

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is advancing legislation and taking testimony from one of President Donald Trump's nominees.

An agreement between the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the federal government over long-disputed water rights is taking a major step forward.

A well-known Pueblo artist can't sue the police officers who pointed an assault rifle at him, handcuffed him and detained him, a court has ruled.

Get ready for round two. A federal appeals court will take up the Indian Child Welfare Act on January 22, 2020.

Tribal leaders have practical reasons for not siding for or against President Trump's impeachment.

A federal appeals court overturned an death row inmate’s conviction, saying attorneys in his case 'dropped the ball' by failing to challenge the state’s evidence.

President Trump authorized creation of an eight-member panel to coordinate the federal response to the problem of murdered and missing indigenous women.

The slap heard round the world, or at least Indian Country, has caused quite the commotion.

Appearing in public with President Donald Trump can be toxic. How did it go for the tribal leaders who met with him at the White House?

The work of a Choctaw Nation artist inspired the name of a government-wide initiative aimed at addressing the crisis of missing and murdered Native Americans.

He didn't offend anyone. He didn't brag about himself. He didn't lash out at his opponents. He was just the president, among a group of tribal leaders.

Two employees of the Ute Tribe were suspended after they complained about being sexually harassed by their supervisor.

Before the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978, more than a quarter of American Indian and Alaska Native children were removed from their homes.

Through two top cabinet officials, the Trump administration has signaled its support for a proposed settlement of the reserved water right claims of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.