Lower vaccination rates are putting Arizona at risk for an outbreak of measles, mumps and other preventable diseases.
Pueblo and Navajo leaders are testifying about the need to protect ancestral lands in New Mexico.
With backing from one of the first Native women in Congress, tribes are calling for a permanent ban on energy development on ancestral territory.
Anndine Jones, 4, was last seen on March 14 on the Utah portion of the Navajo Nation.
The Navajo Nation’s interest in taking over a coal mine and a generating station has come to an end.
Tribal leaders are expressing hope after judges on a federal appeals court questioned the attacks on the Indian Child Welfare Act.
A closely watched court case will determine whether the Indian Child Welfare Act lives to see another day.
Arguments are taking place in a case that tribes say goes to the very heart of their sovereignty and their relationship with the United States.
Seven non-Indians, including three people in the Philippines, have been indicted for allegedly violating the Indian Arts and Crafts Act and other federal laws.
Indian Country, like other rural parts of the country, is right in the middle of changing times.
'There was just no depth in regard to assisting us in Indian Country,' the vice president of the Navajo Nation said of Donald Trump's address to Congress.
The Waste Management Phoenix Open hasn’t always been kind to Rickie Fowler.
'We fought until the end!! And it was worth it!!' Navajo golfer Rickie Fowler said after winning the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Tribes are growing increasingly alarmed by the never-ending government shutdown that has no solution in sight.
Tribal leaders and advocates are welcoming a new leader for New Mexico's Department of Indian Affairs.
A battle to save the Indian Child Welfare Act is shaping up to be one of the most consequential court cases in recent history.
Even though she saw six opioid overdoses in recent months, two fatal, Kerry Hawk Lessard closed the medical and behavioral health clinic she runs for Native Americans.
When the Arizona State women’s basketball team played on the Navajo Nation, thousands of fans showed up.
As longest government shutdown continues with no solution in sight, Navajo President Russell Begaye urges U.S. President Donald Trump to end the impasse and fund tribal services.
Played with secondhand clubs on rugged courses amid rocks, livestock and medicinal plants, 'Rez golf' is gaining popularity among Navajos.
Mariah Bahe, 14 years old, is the reigning Arizona State Junior Olympics champion in boxing.
The brutal murder of Amanda Webster emphasizes the plight of Indigenous women throughout the country.
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 high school teacher in New Mexico was placed on leave for allegedly calling one student a 'bloody Indian' and cutting the hair of another.
Now that the election is over, let’s take a tour through Indian Country’s data landscape.
For many on the Navajo Nation, basketball means everything.
The non-Native hold on power in San Juan County, Utah, has finally come to an end.
The Navajo Nation has gone through another unusual election cycle.
Tribes are preparing for a big battle after a federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act in a case many believe is headed to the Supreme Court.
The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.
A Navajo Nation water settlement, a bill to repeal a paternalistic federal policy and broadband in Indian County are on the agenda on Capitol Hill.
Two tribal communities will be getting new schools thanks to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has settled sexual abuse lawsuits that had been filed in tribal court.
Will Smith is turning 50. And he's bungee jumping over the Grand Canyon to celebrate.
A controversial coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation is inching closer to closure.
A former Navajo Nation presidential candidate is going after the top two candidates.
Navajo environmentalists want an aging, coal-fired power plant on their homelands to go away.
Despite times of tension, Native leaders and colleagues describe the late John McCain as a firm advocate for tribal rights.
For the first time, a new report has put a price tag on the sale of tribal cultural property on the international market.
The Trump administration continues to dismantle the Bears Ears National Monument despite objections from tribes.
Navajo Nation voters went to the polls and gave walking papers to incumbent President Russell Begaye.
The Navajo Nation election centers on clean water, purged voter rolls and a fading coal economy.
It's election season on the Navajo Nation and a whopping 18 candidates are seeking the tribe's highest office.
Native-owned companies have a hard time getting funding and expanding. Two Navajo entrepreneurs want to change that.
The Kayenta Solar Project is the first large-scale solar farm on the Navajo Nation and the largest tribally owned renewable power plant in the country.
Native American communities are trying to grow their agriculture presence even larger to preserve their culture and traditions.
The Trump administration will allow oil and gas drilling on ancestral territory in New Mexico despite pledges to seek additional views from tribes.
Jody Wilson-Raybould, Canada's top legal official, is meeting with her counterpart on the Navajo Nation.
Native Americans have been 'systematically denied access to fair representation' as a result of persistent barriers to voting.
The Navajo Nation offered to pay up to $525 million in cash for the Remington gun company but the offer was rejected.
Key lawmakers are looking into the Trump administration's controversial reorganization amid ongoing complaints in Indian Country.
Billy Nez, Jr., was last seen by his sister on April 28.
A bill that protects Indian Country from funding cuts but fails to stop the Trump administration's controversial reorganization is moving forward.
The leaders of the Red Skin Kingz, a violent gang on the Navajo Nation, were finally brought to justice after years of brutal crimes.