Lumbee are indigenous to North Carolina but have been present in Baltimore, Maryland, since at least as early as the 1930s.
Sixteen states have filed suit against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration last week though Arizona and Texas aren’t among them.
The Accohannock Tribe has gained recognition in the state of Maryland but not everyone is happy about it.
The Accohannock Tribe has been recognized by the state of Maryland, the third in the state's history.
The private Green Acres School in Maryland has banned staff and students from wearing gear with the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
Sharon Day: 'All the while, we’re speaking to that water. We’re telling the water how much we care about her.'
A remarkable nonprofit in Baltimore sends teams of volunteers to give overwhelmed youths unconditional help and guidance that cannot be withdrawn.
Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) wants to lure the team back to the nation's capital despite its controversial symbol.
Officially, the District of Columbia Council has called on the Washington NFL team to get rid of a mascot considered to be 'racist and derogatory.'
Preliminary talks are underway for potential sites in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., but the team's president said the racist mascot isn't on the table.
Acting director Robert McSwain said the agency is committed to serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and Two Spirit communities.
Officials in Virginia and Washington, D.C., are trying to lure the team with the racist mascot away from its current home in Maryland.
The mayor of D.C. is trying to lure the Washington NFL team back to the nation's capital.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack visited Native American Lifelines in Baltimore.
The fact of the matter is that Native people living in Baltimore—at least those with whom I am in community—do not identify as black and do not identify as white; we identify as Native.
The Arlington County Board in Virginia joins the District of Columbia Council in opposing the use of a racial slur in professional sports.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs could issue a final determination by the end of the month.
Mark Moseley is being paid by the Washington NFL team to support the racist mascot.
Judge won't allow use of name in court or in his rulings.
History professor notes that FedEx Field, the home of the Washington NFL team, is built on land stolen from the Piscataway people.
A Maryland House committee held a hearing on a bill that calls on the Washington professional football team to change its racist mascot.
Commissioners in Worcester County, Maryland, pay tribute to the tribes on the Eastern Shore.
The top leader in Prince George's County, Maryland, where the Washington professional football team plays its home games, says the team should consider changing its name.
Kenneth Bernard Proctor Sr., a member of the Piscataway Conoy Tribe of Maryland who was killed in the Navy Yard shooting in Washington, D.C., was laid to rest on Wednesday.
The Maryland Commissioner of Financial Regulation ordered a payday loan firm owned by a member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe to stop doing business.
Members of the Piscataway Conoy Tribe and the Piscataway Indian Nation met for a powwow earlier this month, their first since gaining recognition from the state of Maryland. The tribes...
"It's fitting that onMartin Luther King Jr. Day, Maryland's Piscataway Indians were recognized as a legitimate Native American tribe by Gov.Martin O'Malley. If there is one group deserving support, it...
It took nearly 400 years but the Piscataway Conoy Tribe and the Piscataway Indian Nation have finally been recognized by the state of Maryland. The tribes followed a new state...
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) signed an executive order to recognize the Piscataway Conoy Tribe and the Piscataway Indian Nation. The tribes are the first to be recognized under a...
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) will sign an executive order today to recognize two tribes, the Associated Press reports. The AP did not name the tribes. But both followed a...
"Western Sky Financial’s website features a logo with three teepees and a toll-free number for customers to apply for an overnight loan. A notice at the bottom of the page...