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Tribal and Native leaders, along with federal officials, are providing testimony on bills to address tribal homelands, a Native youth treatment center and tribal bison.
The diminished power of the Trump administration's face of Indian Affairs was on strong display as tribal leaders opened one of their biggest meetings of the year.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians announced a major development on tribal land in downtown Palm Springs, California.
Eight tribes based in southern California have spent more than $160 million on politicians and political campaigns in the last decade.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is helping out a new crew of firefighters in southern California.
Sites like Airbnb are boasting tens of thousands of stays in Palm Springs, California, but some want to change that.
It's taken longer than expected but the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians finally secured approval of a land swap with the federal government.
In a big win for the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, the nation's highest court has rejected a challenge to the tribe's historic water rights ruling.
Students in Palm Springs, California, will be learning more about Native Americans thanks to the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
South Dakota hasn't entered into any tribal water settlement agreements even though this issue has been on the table for decades.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians announced plans for a cultural complex in downtown Palm Springs, California.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians hasn't even had time to defend its water rights and already 10 state governments are opposing the tribe.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians secured a huge victory in its water rights case earlier this year but the nation's highest court could overturn the ruling.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians won a major decision confirming its groundwater rights but two local agencies are asking the nation's highest court to overturn the ruling.
The leader of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is urging opponents to come to the table to address water quality and water management issues in southern California.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians already won two landmark rulings in its water rights case and will be looking for another victory in federal court.
The Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario will begin playing in California in the fall.
Chairman Jeff L. Grubbe, Vice Chairman Larry N. Olinger, Secretary/Treasurer Vincent Gonzales II and Reid D. Milanovich won re-election along with newcomer Anthony W. Purnel.
Two water districts in southern California are going to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the tribe's victory.
It's been a bad day in court for a local government entity in southern California.
A federal appeals court sided with the southern California tribe in the critical first stage of the case.
The tribe won a major decision confirming its right to groundwater on the southern California reservation but two local agencies are appealing.
Treaty K, also known as the Treaty of Temecula, is going on public display for the first time in history.
The tribal contributions were significant because they represented about half of the total that was raised in May for the upcoming meeting.
Fusion Resource Solutions develops applications and software for the hospitality industry.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, the Nez Perce Tribe and the Yankton Sioux Tribe will help facilitate sales for the program, which has so far paid more than $761 million to individual Indians.
A bail bond company and a trust entity wanted the tribe to pay the debts of one of its members.
Although this ruling does not finally decide the case, the court's reasoning indicates that it is likely to invalidate the tax when it does issue a final decision.
Tristan Milanovich, who splits her time between Palm Springs as an active member of the Agua Caliente Band and Los Angeles as a celebrity and freelance stylist, answers sartorial questions for Desert Magazine.
Even though resolution could take years, Chairman Jeff Grubbe said the water rights lawsuit was a top priority for the tribe.
Tribal advocates are worried that a negative ruling from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals could have an impact across Indian Country.
The tribe is only challenging one county's tax despite attempts by other agencies to inject other claims into the lawsuit.
Two water agencies are trying to stop the case before the tribe's water rights are quantified.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and the community of Palm Springs have a history that has seen its share of ups and downs.
The Indian landowners in Palm Springs, California, have ordered the businesses to leave by May 31.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs isn't directly involved and the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians doesn't own the properties in question.
The tribe has yet to receive a quantification of its water rights but the agencies are trying to prevent the case from reaching that stage.
A trial will determine the extent of the rights that were set aside with the creation of the reservation in 1877.
The tribe, backed by the Department of Justice, is suing two water districts to determine the extent of its water rights.
Though admittedly different than the land and treaty rights involved in the Kapyong case, the Agua Caliente model is an impressive example of how negotiation and compromise can effectively function.
The tribe has been a management partner in the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains Nationa Monument since the beginning and continues to be an active partner.
Chairman Jeff Grubbe explains why the tribe is litigating some important issues in federal court.
The tribe, with the support of the Obama administration, is seeking to quantify its water rights.
The project includes 126 houses on a mix of trust land and fee land.
Recipients included the Nike N7 Fund.
T. Robert Przeklasa wonders why President Barack Obama hasn't met with tribes in California.
The Obama administration is supporting the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in its water right lawsuit.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians broke ground on a housing development.
Individuals and entities that lease land from the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in southern California are seeking refunds for an illegal tax.
Reid Milanovich is following in the footsteps of his father, Richard Milanovich, the late former chairman of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed suit against FedEx, accusing the shipping giant of violating state and federal law by delivering cigarettes from smoke shops in Indian Country.
A water agency in southern California is seeking to join a taxation lawsuit filed by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
The Bureau of Land Management is still working on a long-delayed swap with the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians of California.
Travis Armstrong discusses recent lawsuits filed by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in California.
Jeff Grubbe, the chairman of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in California, responds to criticism of some of the tribe's recent legal maneuvers.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is suing Riverside County, California, to stop collection of a tax on the reservation.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians began to profit off leases when it took more control of the process, Duane Champagne argues.
The Agua Caliente Cultural Museum, owned by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, has big plans for a new facility.