A plan to lease oil and gas drilling rights on nearly a million acres of land near the Te-Moak Tribe of the Western Shoshone illustrates the consistent lack of government consultation with tribes.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won Nevada but rival Bernie Sanders is the candidate of choice of voters on and near reservations.
Joshua Dooley, 36, admitted that he shot and killed Jacob Tybo in December 2013.
Mark Ward Oppenhein has been ordered to a halfway house but federal prosecutors want to keep him in jail pending trial.
The bill passed by a voice vote and it awaits action in the Senate.
The bill transfers 373 acres to the tribe and places the land in trust.
Bills affect Alaska Native arts and crafts and land-into-trust for tribes in California, Nevada and Michigan.
Raymond Yowell, a member of the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone in Nevada, is suing the federal government for $30 million. Yowell grazed his cattle on land promised to the...