Nez Perce Tribe to sue over megaload shipment on reservation (August 8, 2013)

The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho plans to file a lawsuit today over a controversial megaload shipment that went through the reservation

Six charged with stealing from Blackfeet Nation youth program (August 8, 2013)

Six people, including the father of a sitting tribal council member, have been charged with stealing from a Blackfeet Nation youth program that received $9.3 million in federal funds.

Sen. Baucus cites large number of child victims on reservations (August 8, 2013)

An average of 7,500 children are victimized on reservations every year, according to Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana).

Simon Moya-Smith: Indian family accused of marketing culture (August 8, 2013)

Is an Indian family exploiting their own culture for money? Simon Moya-Smith reports on the Sweetwaters in Colorado.

Narragansett Tribe seeks dismissal of lawsuit by former lawyer (August 8, 2013)

The Narragansett Tribe of Rhode Island is seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by a former attorney.

Lawsuit questions school board district on Fort Peck Reservation (August 8, 2013)

The American Civil Liberties Union in Montana has filed a voting rights lawsuit on behalf of residents of the Fort Peck Reservation.

Chippewa Cree Tribe delays swearing-in of chair amid challenge (August 8, 2013)

The Chippewa Cree Tribe of Montana is going without a leader after a swearing-in for newly-elected Chairman Ken Blatt St. Marks was delayed.

NPR: EPA set to allow fracking waste on Wind River Reservation (August 8, 2013)

The Environmental Protection Agency is closing the comment period on permits that would allow companies to dump fracking waste on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.

Sharon Day: Walking the rivers to raise awareness of pollution (August 8, 2013)

Sharon Day, the executive director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, discusses environmental activism.

Blog: Former player calls Washington football mascot offensive (August 8, 2013)

A former player and current NFL team executive doesn't like the name of the Washington Redskins either.

Judge orders immediate move of Baby Veronica to non-Indians (August 8, 2013)

A family court judge has ordered the immediate transfer of Veronica Brown, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, to a non-Indian couple in South Carolina.

Native Sun News: Tim Giago inducted into NAJA's Hall of Fame (August 8, 2013)

The Native American Journalists Association celebrated its 30th Anniversary at their annual convention on July 17 - 20 held in Phoenix this year.

Native Sun News: Wounded Knee landowner sets 'final' deadline (August 8, 2013)

Jim Czywcysnki owner of the National historic site of Wounded Knee has set a final date for the Oglala Sioux tribe or a group connected to the tribe to buy the land.