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8/28/09
A state judge for a second time refused yesterday to order the return of 176,000 cartons of cigarettes seized in November during raids on the Cayuga Indian Nation's two upstate con...
8/28/09
For months, the recession's effect on tribally owned casinos has been raising troubling questions in Indian Country. What would happen if a tribal casino defaulted? Could the U.S...
Renzo Pipoli, Today correspondent
8/28/09
P eru Native groups keeping ancestral ways of life may restart protests unless President Alan Garcia makes good on promises to heal dozens of Natives with bullet wounds following t...
Bob Christie, Associated Press Writer
8/28/09
PHOENIX – Compromise is possible on a proposed copper mine in southeastern Arizona that’s thought to contain the largest undeveloped deposit of high-grade copper in the world, Inte...
Chris Stearns, Today correspondent
8/28/09
SEATTLE – Sen. Edward M. Kennedy passed away at the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. Aug. 26. He was 77...
José Barreiro, Special to Today
8/28/09
Editor’s note: José Barreiro is assistant director of research at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. He filed this report from Cuzco, Peru...
Ernest L. Stevens Jr.
8/28/09
M uch talk has been made recently of Indian tribes meeting with the administration or Congress, but history shows us that the United States came to see us first...
8/28/09
The National Indian Education Association extends our deepest condolences to the family and colleagues of Senator Edward Kennedy...
David Dudenhoefer, Today correspondent
8/28/09
D ecades of activism by Ecuador’s indigenous peoples have earned them considerable political power, and last year the government approved a constitution that incorporates many of t...
8/27/09
More than three decades after the Shinnecock Indian Nation applied for federal recognition, there's every reason to believe that the finish line is months - not years - away...
Ryan Wilson, Guest Editorial
8/27/09
T oday thousands of Indian children will return to school for a new year, some will be attending their first day of school ever...
8/27/09
Faced with a legal challenge, the Glacier County Commission has backed off its formal cross-deputization agreement with the Blackfeet Tribe — at least for now...
8/27/09
The Viejas Indian band is adding the sound of crashing bowling pins to that of jangling slot machines and splashing water to keep the cash registers ringing at its Alpine reservati...
8/27/09
Mourners more numerous than available seats crowded Wednesday into the Farmington Civic Center to pay final tribute to U.S. Army Sgt. Troy Orion Tom...
8/27/09
With the state's ongoing fiscal problems, Gov...
8/27/09
A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that a group of tobacco vendors on an Indian reservation on Long Island cannot sell tax-free cigarettes to the general public until a court rules i...
8/27/09
The head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs on Wednesday said the Obama Administration is reviewing a Bush-era policy that blocks Indian casinos in Sullivan County — but not to expect...
8/27/09
Four tribal police departments in New Mexico have been awarded $1.25 million in grants from the federal government's Office of Community Policing Services...
8/27/09
The American Indian tribe that operates Foxwoods Resort Casino says it has sufficient cash to operate as normal while it works with its lenders to restructure its debt...

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