Black Farmers Association leader sues for share of Cobell fees (May 16, 2014)

John Boyd lobbied the Obama administration and Congress to pass a bill that included the $3.4 billion settlement.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes set to increase minimum wage (May 16, 2014)

Hourly wage goes from $7.25 to $9 under resolution approved by tribal lawmakers.

Navajo Nation Council dispute transferred to traditional court (May 16, 2014)

Speaker Johnny Naize has been on administrative leave since April.

Navajo leaders ask Arizona to cancel licenses for liquor stores (May 16, 2014)

A non-Indian man operates three stores on fee land within reservation boundaries.

Smithsonian scientist expresses caution on new DNA research (May 16, 2014)

Scientist has told tribal leaders that they are not related to the Kennewick Man.

David Wilkins: Tribes abuse power to remove their own people (May 16, 2014)

Professor David Wilkins says tribes are increasingly abusing their power to disenroll.

Erich Longie: 'Siouxper Drunk' shirts join long history of racism (May 16, 2014)

Pictures showing Caucasians wearing Siouxper drunk T-shirts add to the long history of racism in North Dakota.

DOI targets 21 reservations for next phase of Cobell buy-back (May 16, 2014)

So far, Indian landowners have accepted $61.2 million for their fractionated interests.

UND officials participate in protest over 'Siouxper Drunk' shirts (May 16, 2014)

Indian students organized the Walk for Change on campus today.

Judge rejects Ramapough Nation defamation case against film (May 16, 2014)

Tribal members said Out of the Furnace depicted them in a negative light.

CDC: Native Americans see highest death rate from drownings (May 16, 2014)

The death rate for American Indians and Alaska Natives was twice the rate for Whites.

Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux fighter called to the big leagues (May 16, 2014)

For a fighter who entered the cage before he was old enough to vote it has been a long wait for the UFC to call his name.