In a big victory for tribal nations that have fought the Dakota Access Pipeline through two presidential administrations, a federal judge ordered a full environmental review of the controversial project.
Republicans tried to derail a sacred sites hearing by using the coronavirus as an excuse. It didn't work.
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.
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.
The Department of the Interior is attempting to reform the lengthy environmental review process, an initiative that could benefit Indian Country.
President Donald Trump thinks the Dakota Access Pipeline has something to do with Russia. And Hillary Clinton.
Before Indian Country's attention turned to the #NoDAPL movement, there was the fight to save Oak Flat, a sacred Apache site in Arizona, from a huge mine.
The tribe still doesn't have a reservation but its service area is the entirety of Kern County in California.
Chairman Harold Frazier on the new administration: 'These are lies on top of lies.'
With all hope lost in the Trump administration, more tribes and tribal advocates are joining the court fight.
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe are pushing hard to stop the controversial project.
The decision from the Donald Trump administration marks another slight to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
Even though Dakota Access is moving a lot faster than anticipated, a federal judge declined to halt construction activities in North Dakota.
The fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline is entering a crucial phase as tribes and their citizens place their faith in a system of justice that hasn't always addressed their concerns.
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is already fighting back with a request to halt all construction activities.
President Donald Trump and his new administration continue to wage war against Indian Country.
Crude could placed in the Dakota Access Pipeline within 60 days and oil could be flowing along the entire length of the 1,172-mile route in less than 90 days.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe says Army Corps does not have the authority to stop the environmental review of the controversial project.
Barely a week after a White House directive, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has taken action.
A federal judge is wary of being blindsided by the new White House regarding the final portion of the costly and controversial project.
The Trump administration is putting its mark on the #NoDAPL lawsuit.
Chairman Dave Archambault II of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has asked President Donald Trump for a meeting.
Things look bleak, but it’s unclear whether President Donald Trump’s Dakota Access order will actually have any effect.
Chairman Harold Frazier is firing back at the White House as the war over the Dakota Access Pipeline enters a new and highly-charged political phase.
Just days into the new Republican regime, a new war opens against Indian Country.
Rick Perry has vowed to stay away from matters affecting the controversial pipeline if he is confirmed as Secretary of Energy.
The largest #NoDAPL encampment is making plans to leave North Dakota as the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe focuses on the legal and political fight against the controversial project.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will not be handling the environmental impact statement for the controversial project.
The wealthy backers of the pipeline are getting a hearing they pushed for but it will happen hours after a critical document appears in the Federal Register.
The tribe is calling on a federal judge to reject an attempt to block an environmental impact statement for the controversial project.
With the clock ticking down on the Obama administration, the Army has finally started the review process for the last portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline.
With the clock winding down on the Obama administration, government attorneys are calling on a federal judge to reject efforts to complete the controversial project.
Oak Flat, a desert landscape and 90-minute drive outside Phoenix, lies in the midst of an environmental and economic controversy.
A huge legal, political and public relations challenge will be facing Vincent Viola as Secretary of the Army.
The arrival of Republican Donald Trump and extreme weather in North Dakota are affecting developments in the #NoDAPL movement.
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe remain united as they offer a path forward in their #NoDAPL lawsuit.
Chairman Bill Iyall said the tribe hasn't been adequately consulted by the state or the federal government.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is expected to issue a decision that would determine whether the Gateway Pacific Terminal moves forward.
The Aiya Solar Project consists of a solar photovoltaic facility capable of generating up to 100 megawatts of power.
A proposal could see the tribe taking over duties from the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
The tribe secured the right to hunt in the 1855 Treaty of Neah Bay but the federal courts have ruled that the hunt must comply with federal law.
An opponent was so moved by the testimony of tribal members that he changed his position on the hunt.
The 1855 Treaty of Neah Bay secures the tribe's right to hunt but environmental groups have slowed the process through litigation.
The tribe's last successful gray whale hunt occurred in May 1999.
Alfred Walking Bull reports on tribal opposition in South Dakota and Nebraska to the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.
For the second time in two years, the State Department has been cleared of conflict of interest for its handling of the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.
The Campo Band of Kumeyaay Indians in California has put an end to a controversial wind project on the reservation.
President Barack Obama will make a decision on the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline in the next couple of months, according to state governors who attended a meeting at the White House today.
The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments on Tuesday in the Cayuga Nation foreclosure lawsuit.
A bill in New York requires the state to pay the property tax bill of the Cayuga Nation. The tribe owns land that is not yet in trust. Two counties...
The Moapa Band of Paiute Indians in Nevada is planning another solar energy project on its reservation. The tribe recently won approval for a 350 megawatt facility on 2,000 acres....
The Obama administration is preparing a new environmental impact statement on a whale hunt for the Makah Tribe of Washington. The 1855 Treaty of Neah Bay guarantees the tribe's right...
The Inspector General at the State Department found no wrongdoing in the use of a company that prepared the environmental impact statement for the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline. The OIG...
TransCanada agreed to modify the route of the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline in order to address environmental concerns in Nebraska. The company will move the pipeline away from the Nebraska...
The Obama administration is delaying a final decision on a permit for the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline. The State Department is going to take another look at the pipeline's environmental...