The Violence Against Women Act remains mired in partisan politics but tribes continue to utilize the law to protect their communities.
Kade Bettelyoun, from the Pine Ridge Reservation, is the 2019 Miss Indian Rodeo.
Some in Indian Country have questioned Sen. Elizabeth Warren's decision to go public with a DNA analysis.
Dr. Tara Sood rushed to volunteer with the Indigenous-led protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Efforts are underway to restore freedom of the press to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.
The massacre at Wounded Knee haunted a descendant of the U.S. Army general who was the commander of the infamous 7th Cavalry.


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Zachary Bear Heels, a 29-year-old citizen of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, died after being repeatedly shocked and punched by police officers in Omaha, Nebraska.

The Tulsa Artist Fellowship continues to foster Native talent.

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community continues to share its good fortune with Indian Country.

A manager at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute had a sexual relationship with a student.

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will be confronting the 'silent crisis' of the missing and the murdered at a hearing on December 12.

Zachary Bear Heels, 29, was tasered 12 times by a police officer before he died in Omaha, Nebraska.

Amanda Dakota Webster, a 26-year-old mother of three from the Navajo Nation, was murdered on December 1.

George Herbert Walker Bush only served one term as U.S. president but it proved to be a productive one for tribal interests.

A 'Native' handshake has a famous astrophysicist who hosts a television show under scrutiny.

A public school teacher accused of calling one Native student a 'bloody Indian' and cutting the hair of another won't be returning to work.

Tribes will have to move quickly to save the Indian Child Welfare Act from being invalidated across the nation.

The spending bill includes Indian Health Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Bureau of Indian Education.

Reptile tracks discovered in Arizona are about 310 million years old, making them the oldest ever discovered there.

The Northern Cheyenne Tribe has to choose a new president and vice president after both officials resigned.

The Trump era hasn't been the greatest for tribes in the lower 48 but it's been a different story for one wealthy Alaska Native corporation.

Oral arguments in a closely-watched treaty rights case take place on January 8, 2019.

Are we living longer or not? For Indian Country the answer is complicated.

A member of Congress called on Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to resign. The response was blistering.

Zachary Bear Heels, a 29-year-old citizen of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, died in an encounter with police in Omaha, Nebraska.

Three Sioux tribes continue to face questions about their efforts to manage an Indian Health Service facility.

A juror broke down in tears after watching video of Zachary Bear Heels getting beaten before his death.

Indian Health Service staff caused a baby boy to suffer irreversible brain damage, a federal judge concluded in a stunning decision.

Federal prosecutors in Indian Country declined a third of referred cases in 2017, a quarter of which were sexual assault cases.

A ski resort on public land uses reclaimed sewage to make snow on sacred land.

Arizona’s highest court will decide whether a law aimed at prohibiting businesses from discriminating against LGBTQ people violates the state constitution.

Minnesota's first Native lieutenant governor and her running mate are visiting Indian Country after their historic win on Election Day.

A Yankton Sioux Tribe member is in for the fight of his life after falling victim to reservation violence.

Zachary Bear Heels, a 29-year-old citizen of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, died in an encounter with police in Omaha, Nebraska.

'Basically, we’re kind of outraged,' the chairman of the Chemehuevi Tribe said in response to possible destruction of cultural sites.

Native attitudes toward healing can help put philanthropy on a more sacred path.

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