Five indicted for brutal murder of woman on Navajo Nation (January 20, 2014)

Five people have been indicted in federal court for the brutal murder of a woman on the Navajo Nation.

BIA issues preliminary decision in favor of Pamunkey Tribe (January 20, 2014)

The Pamunkey Tribe of Virginia has won preliminary approval of its federal recognition petition, a first in a state where officials tried to eradicate all traces of non-Indian identity.

Marc Simmons: Captive Indians left to live among Spanish (January 20, 2014)

Author Marc Simmons discusses a historical group of Indians who were captured in their youth and struggled to live among the Spanish in New Mexico as adults.

DC Circuit strikes down EPA's rule on certain Indian lands (January 20, 2014)

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday invalidated an Environmental Protection Agency rule that was meant cover all of Indian Country.

PBS: Discussing Indian Law and Order Commission report (January 20, 2014)

Former U.S. Attorney Troy Eid, the chairman of the Indian Law and Order Commission, discusses a report that calls for major changes in the justice system in Indian Country.

Al Jazeera: Conference tackles broken recognition process (January 20, 2014)

Al Jazeera reports on a conference at Arizona State University that focused on the federal recognition process at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Federal judge in Montana sent hundreds of racist e-mails (January 20, 2014)

A retired federal judge who sent a racist e-mail about President Barack Obama from his government account sent "hundreds" of inappropriate messages, including some about Native Americans.

Missing Navajo beneficiaries owed over $5.3M from Cobell (January 20, 2014)

The attorneys for the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement are trying to find 4,195 members of the Navajo Nation who are owed more than $5.3 million.

Second Cobell payout expected to top $10M for Wyoming (January 20, 2014)

Members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are expected to receive more than $10 million in the second round of payments from the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement.

Gyasi Ross: The elusive search for justice on stolen lands (January 20, 2014)

Gyasi Ross reflects on the struggle for justice on land that was stolen from Native people.

Lisa Charleyboy: One fashion designer finally gets it right (January 20, 2014)

Lisa Charleyboy says one fashion designer has finally gotten in right when it comes to Indian imagery on the runway and on the shelves.

Steve Russell: Terrorism and surveillance go hand in hand (January 20, 2014)

Steve Russell discusses government surveillance in the modern era of terrorism.

Autumn Dawn White Eyes: The fight against racist mascots (January 20, 2014)

Autumn Dawn White Eyes discusses the fight against racist Indian mascots.

Native Sun News: Suicides in military continue to escalate (January 20, 2014)

More active duty personnel in the U.S. military died by their own hand than in combat in 2012.

Tim Giago: Books about great Indian chiefs miss the point (January 20, 2014)

The two books were written by different authors but they have one thing in common; they denigrate the American Indian while patting him on the back at the same time.