Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke is stepping down from the Trump administration following yet another report of pervasive misconduct at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Time is running out for tribes to see action on their legislative agenda as lawmakers prepare to wrap up the 115th session of Congress.
Since the arrival of Tara Sweeney as the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, there have been at least five investigations of harassment, misconduct and other questionable behaviors.
Legendary Native leaders Henry and Elizabeth Cloud are the focus of a new book authored by their youngest grandchild.
Federal law enforcement officials have admitted a 'problem' exists in Indian Country -- too many people go missing and are murdered every year.
A nearly 200-year-old ban on the manufacture of liquor on tribal lands has been repealed by Congress.


A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

The Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 faces rising numbers of legal challenges and a critical courtroom loss.

Policies adopted during more paternalistic eras of federal Indian policy are finally coming to an end.

President Trump said he will own a government shutdown in a theatrical meeting with Democratic leaders.

After months of meetings, progress toward a multistate drought contingency plan has been a two-steps-forward, one-step-back affair.

Indian energy, Indian education and Indian health are gaining a boost as the 115th Congress comes to a close.

Tribal monitors are helping collect data on culturally significant sites that are facing an uncertain future in Arizona.

Federal law enforcement officials and Native women will be discussing the missing and murdered in Indian Country at a hearing in Washington, D.C.

Will the Washington NFL team and its racist mascot be returning to the nation's capital with the help of the Trump administration and Congress?

Native activists are celebrating after a judge blocked certain pre-construction activities on the Keystone XL Pipeline, including work on controversial man camps that are linked to crimes against Native women.

Federal prosecutors have now publicly alleged that the answer is yes, the president is a crook.

The Violence Against Women Act remains mired in partisan politics but tribes continue to utilize the law to protect their communities.

Some in Indian Country have questioned Sen. Elizabeth Warren's decision to go public with a DNA analysis.

Efforts are underway to restore freedom of the press to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will be confronting the 'silent crisis' of the missing and the murdered at a hearing on December 12.

George Herbert Walker Bush only served one term as U.S. president but it proved to be a productive one for tribal interests.

Tribes will have to move quickly to save the Indian Child Welfare Act from being invalidated across the nation.

The spending bill includes Indian Health Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Bureau of Indian Education.

The Northern Cheyenne Tribe has to choose a new president and vice president after both officials resigned.

The Trump era hasn't been the greatest for tribes in the lower 48 but it's been a different story for one wealthy Alaska Native corporation.

A member of Congress called on Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to resign. The response was blistering.

Three Sioux tribes continue to face questions about their efforts to manage an Indian Health Service facility.

Ryan Zinke is embroiled in ethics scandals and management failures. The least he can do is step down.

Federal prosecutors in Indian Country declined a third of referred cases in 2017, a quarter of which were sexual assault cases.

Minnesota's first Native lieutenant governor and her running mate are visiting Indian Country after their historic win on Election Day.

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has been dealt a major setback, nearly 400 years after helping the Pilgrims survive.

The Republican-controlled Congress continues to play catch-up when it comes to Indian Country's agenda in the Trump era.

The Supreme Court made it harder to designate critical habitat for endangered species, in a ruling that business and property rights groups said corrects federal government overreach.

The Trump administration's disjointed treatment of Indian Country was on full display as Native American Heritage Month came to a close.

A new climate report released by the Trump administration predicts significant -- and expensive -- impacts on the planet as a result of climate change.

Republicans are supporting President Donald Trump's renewed demands for a border wall after tear gas was used on migrants at a busy port of entry.