Tribal lands and ancestral lands have suffered greatly from a spate of wildfires in recent years.
Indian students at the University of North Dakota say leaders aren't doing enough to address the controversy.
White Earth man charged with murdering partner in house fire (May 14, 2014)
Charles J. Jones set the home he shared with Shalonda Clark on fire.
Guatemala's Congress votes to deny genocide of Mayan people (May 14, 2014)
Resolution claims genocide against Maya people was 'legally impossible.'
Native woman faces charges over fatal crash in Saskatchewan (May 14, 2014)
Cheyann Peeteetuce faces charges in connection with the deaths of two teenage students.
Map shows most commonly spoken Native languages in states (May 14, 2014)
Cherokee is the most common Native language in 14 states while Navajo is the most common in 9 states.
DOI to announce next steps for Cobell land buy-back program (May 14, 2014)
So far, more than $100 million in offers have been extended as part of a land consolidation program.
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe names CEO of business entity (May 14, 2014)
Tom Devine will serve as chief executive officer of Potawatomi Business Development Corp.
Oglala Sioux Tribe makes arguments in uranium mining dispute (May 14, 2014)
The Atomic Safety and Licensing Board is moving quickly on a uranium mine opposed by the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota.
An Alaska Native man pleaded not guilty to charges that he murdered two state troopers
Native Sun News: Cobell checks could be delayed to December (May 14, 2014)
The seemingly endless wait for the release of the second Cobell payments to tribal beneficiaries seems to be getting longer.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians held a naming ceremony for eight endangered red wolf puppies.
Blog: Cowboys and Indians take a stand against Keystone XL (May 14, 2014)
A report from the Cowboy Indian Alliance protest against the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Photographer Matika Wilbur continues her effort to document nearly every federally recognized tribe through her Project 562.
Newspaper calls on Native leaders and the Canadian government to return to the table to discuss the future of the First Nations Control of First Nations Education Act:
Five arrested as power debate continues within Cayuga Nation (May 14, 2014)
Five people were arrested in an incident that may or may not be tied to an ongoing leadership dispute within the Cayuga Nation.
Leadership dispute within Paskenta Band appears to escalate (May 14, 2014)
A leadership dispute within the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians in California is getting messier.
Senate to vote on Diane Humetewa as federal judge in Arizona (May 14, 2014)
The Senate is set to vote today on the nomination of Diane Humetewa to serve as a federal judge in Arizona.
The Obama administration is supporting the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in its water right lawsuit.
The Oklahoman talks to attorney Andre Caldwell about the significance of a Federal Trade Commission lawsuit against Internet lenders owned by tribes.
Gyasi Ross pays tribute to the late treaty rights advocate Billy Frank Jr.
Steven Newcomb: Moving towards a future free of colonialism (May 14, 2014)
Steven Newcomb shares the colonial roots of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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