The Trump administration's failure to finalize hemp regulations is hindering at least one tribe's efforts to join the newly legal industry.
Undocumented immigration from Mexico has dropped so significantly over a decade that Mexicans no longer make up the majority of those living in the U.S. illegally.
With the Violence Against Women Act mired in partisan politics, a bipartisan group of lawmakers is hoping to turn the focus back to the most vulnerable in Indian Country.
Veterans of the 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island will return to the site of the historic takeover.
A decision from the nation's highest court could affect as many as 19 death row inmates in Arizona.
Urban Indians continue to express concerns about a tribal takeover of an Indian Health Service facility.


The Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Health Board will manage most operations at the Sioux San Hospital in South Dakota.

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is sending a strong but simple message to the developers of the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The trial of No More Deaths volunteer Scott Warren ended without a verdict.

After a blockbuster season in which tribal treaties have been front and center, it looks like the Supreme Court is taking a little break from Indian Country.

Is newly-confirmed Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt about to present a nice gift to his home state of Colorado?

It is with a heavy heart that we share with you the passing of Joe Dan Osceola, 1936-2019.

A 15-year-old Mexican teen was shot and killed in 'cold-blooded murder' by a border patrol agent, his family told the U.S. Supreme Court.

Almost a half century later, people born and raised in Rapid City after June 9, 1972, can only imagine what the town looked like before the flood.

Known for his benevolent spirit and quiet philanthropy, Ray Hillenbrand was a longtime supporter of the Native art community.

The Department of Energy says changing the definition of nuclear waste will lead to $40 billion in savings.

A bill that changes the definition of 'wild bison' could hurt tribal treaty rights, Montana's governor says.

The number of migrants apprehended at the southern border surged to 144,278 in May, bringing the total for the first eight months of fiscal 2019 to 676,315, already more than any full year in the last decade.

As a light rain turned the soil beneath their feet soft, water protectors and farmers stepped forward from a long line and dropped corn seeds on Ponca land in Nebraska.

Can the government be sued for climate change? Native youth are hoping they can.

Citing treaty rights and a need to protect water, tribes are challenging Keystone XL infrastructure in South Dakota.

Legislation to protect ancestral and sacred tribal lands is gaining steam on Capitol Hill.

Two studies published in the journal Nature attempt to shed light on the genetic origins of American Indians, Alaska Natives and other Native peoples

Tribal and environmental leaders urged lawmakers to protect sacred land by banning mining around the Grand Canyon.

Resistance to the Keystone XL Pipeline continues on ancestral tribal land in Nebraska.

Three women have organized a prayer walk to shed light on the men and boys who are part of the movement to identify those responsible for the missing and murdered.

Native women made history by seeking public office in Rapid City, South Dakota, though none won their races.

The window to plant hemp is ending soon and the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe wants to get moving.

The Crow Nation of Montana wants a say in the future of the Crazy Mountains, a range that shaped the history of the tribe and the West at large.

Only seven Republicans joined Democrats in voting for the American Dream and Promise Act in the U.S. House of Representatives.

The federal government is failing to meet its trust and treaty obligations, according to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.

The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on tribal homelands and tribal treaty bills.

It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?

Native Americans are troubled by the beauty and wellness industry’s marketing of practices and items associated with their prayer rituals.

Fresh off one policy strike against the Trump administration, tribes and Democrats in Congress are looking to score another.

Cheyenne and Arapaho citizen and designer Nan Blassingame draws inspiration from tribal culture.

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