Tribal leaders are expressing hope after judges on a federal appeals court questioned the attacks on the Indian Child Welfare Act.
Sherry Wounded Foot was taken to an Indian Health Service hospital with severe injuries but treatment was slow to arrive, according to a new lawsuit.
Listen to a federal appeals court debate the future of the Indian Child Welfare Act.
The fate of the Indian Child Welfare Act is in the hands of a federal appeals court.
A closely watched court case will determine whether the Indian Child Welfare Act lives to see another day.
Sheena Between Lodges was brutally beaten on Pine Ridge Reservation and prosecutors say a man knows who committed the crime.


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 House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is tackling the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women.

Two young men died within a 24-hour period in Rapid City, South Dakota.

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.

The House Committee on Appropriations continued an annual tradition by inviting Indian Country leaders to share their funding priorities with key members of Congress.

Our children are our hope, our strength and our future. They are not for the taking.

The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is holding its second hearing of the 116th Congress and the topic is a pressing one.

Keystone XL Pipeline opponents are joining forces with advocates of justice for missing and murdered indigenous women.

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.

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chair Harold Frazier had an immediate response to South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem’s announcement of bills to kneecap dissent over the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Stanley Patrick Weber worked at the Indian Health Service for two decades before being indicted for abusing young male patients.

One day they were there and the next they weren’t. No one talked about the Native women and girls who simply disappeared.

South Dakota is the only state in the union that brands drug addicted individuals with a felony conviction through ingestion.

Zachary Bear Heels, 29, died after being repeatedly shocked and punched by police officers in Nebraska.

Zachary Bear Heels, 29, died after being repeatedly shocked and punched by police officers in Nebraska.

Representatives of tribal nations, Indian organizations and urban Indian providers from across the U.S. are presenting their funding priorities to Congress.

Democrats pushed one of their top priorities through the House, advancing a bill to strengthen background checks on gun transfers.

The Confederated Salish are Kootenai Tribes are being left out of a deal pushed by opponents of a water rights settlement.

Anna Mae Pictou Aquash was one of the original missing and murdered indigenous women whose life and death sparked the #MMIW movement.

The FBI is working with tribes to identify and repatriate the remains of about 500 ancestors that were found at a farm in Indiana.

Congress sent a message to the White House by rebuking Donald Trump's border emergency while confirming a judge opposed by tribes.

She had been married to Tim Holmgren for nearly 28 years when they shot him. It was April 27, 2017.

Democrats are sounding the alarm after Republicans confirmed a Trump nominee for a lifetime spot on a key federal appeals court despite Indian Country's objections.

A Trump nominee who has repeatedly advocated against tribal interests is up for a lifetime appointment to a key federal appeals court.

Federal misdemeanor charges have been dropped against four humanitarian aid workers who faced criminal convictions for their work along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Agatha White Buffalo left the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in November 1973 to seek medical care. Her family never saw her again.

Native women go missing and murdered at alarming rates. A campaign asks 'Why?'

Sixteen states have filed suit against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration last week though Arizona and Texas aren’t among them.

'Justice has been served,' an attorney said after a judge dismissed an unusual lawsuit that targeted opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to fast-track a case challenging whether the Census Bureau can ask people their citizenship status.

The Sitka Tribe is seeking Indian Country's support as it seeks to protect the herring fishery in southeast Alaska.