A massive open-pit copper mine in Arizona is being challenged by the Hopi Tribe, the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and the Tohono O’odham Nation.

Controversial changes to a program that helps tribal citizens obtain telephone, cell phone and internet service are on hold thanks to court action.

A tobacco manufacturer on the Yakama Nation is on the hook for almost $58 million in federal taxes after losing a treaty rights case.

Indian farmers and ranchers are getting a second check while tribes, non-profits and other organizations are seeing grants from the Keepseagle settlement.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is promising to do something about an eagle feather he said his family took without permission.

'This isn't your average neighborhood cannabis store,' the Tulalip Tribes said of their new venture in Washington state.


Native Americans are more likely to be killed by law enforcement than any other racial or ethnic group, according to the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice.

The highest court in the land holds legal power over tribal nations, but it lacks knowledge of tribal law.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers needs until the end of the month to complete its work on the Dakota Access Pipeline.

The non-Indian power structure in a Utah county is slowly being dismantled.

A criminal indictment of a fellow lawmaker is putting Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma), a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, back in the news.

A coalition that includes Native advocate groups is suing the Trump administration over an advisory committee they say is stacked in favor of the energy industry.

A federal appeals court has turned away a closely-watched conservative challenge to the Indian Child Welfare Act.

The Nooksack Tribe is claiming victory in a long-running disenrollment dispute after a judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by a group of ousted citizens.

William 'Billy' James Hughes, a citizen of the White Earth Nation, is the latest Native person to be killed at the hands of police.

Women who receive abortions and the doctors that provide the service have frequently come under attack.

Employees at two migrant shelters, including one visited by First Lady Melania Trump, have been charged with abusing children who were separated from their families.

The Trump administration is supposed to release a revised decision on the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline on August 10.

The Chickasaw Nation and the Choctaw Nation are the latest to sue opioid manufacturers for the drug crisis in Indian Country.

After an agonizing 9-month search, the body of Olivia Lone Bear was found on the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation.

The Leonard Peltier Freedom Ride is a 1,500-mile journey for justice for the imprisoned American Indian activist.

Immigration officials continue to face fire for separating migrant families at the U.S. border.

Racial profiling under former sheriff Joe Arpaio continues to haunt a county in Arizona.

An FBI informant infiltrated the #NoDAPL encampment and supplied the gun that led to a Native woman's downfall.

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is seeking to strengthen the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act in response to lax enforcement of the law.

Charles Wilkins, who was an accountant at the Bureau of Indian Affairs, was murdered in the nation's capital in 1995.

The state of Wisconsin is promising not to interfere with the St. Croix Chippewa Tribe's hemp and CBD business.

A federal appeals court overturned immigration violations against an Arizona business, saying the investigation was sparked by an illegal raid.

Redwolf Pope, a man described in the media as a 'tribal' or 'Native' activist, has been arrested on sexual assault charges.

The Violence Against Women Act will expire in two months unless Congress takes action.

The Freedmen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation are suing the Trump administration and the leader of their tribe.

Patty Shangreaux addressed her grandson's murder with the dignity of a grandmother and the pain only a victim can convey.

Kylen Shangreaux died after being returned to the care of his mother on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

Abortion. Few words incite so much emotion, or conflict.

The Trump administration won't stand in the way of bipartisan legislation to protect the homelands of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe from litigation.

Water protector Red Fawn Fallis is due to spend another three years behind bars for a non-fatal gun incident in North Dakota.

The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs is taking testimony on tribal homelands and economic development bills.