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2/16/10
Since it opened in 1997, Harrah's Cherokee Casino and Hotel has funneled $1.2 billion in gambling profits to the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians...
2/16/10
The San Pasqual Indian tribe, located in north San Diego County, had, for five years, battled the state of California for more slot machines in their casino...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
2/16/10
DENVER – Calm and cerebral may be the route high school mascot issues will take in coming months, as some of the state’s American Indian educators and others begin conversations wi...
Staff reports
2/16/10
FORT YATES, N.D. – On the heels of President Barack Obama’s first State of the Union address, Sitting Bull College students traveled to Washington, D.C...
Staff reports
2/16/10
SANTA FE, N.M...
2/16/10
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe has suspended its Tribal Code of Ethics, a move the tribe's former director of the community center said undermines the tribe's credibility with its m...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/16/10
WASHINGTON – The vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission has completed his term after serving during what he said was the most contentious period in the regulatory a...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
2/16/10
NEW TOWN, N.D...
Rob Capriccioso
2/15/10
WASHINGTON – A proposed federal office meant to assist Native Americans may soon include the word “tribe” in its title – an official recognition of the importance of tribal soverei...
Adrian Jawort, Today correspondent
2/15/10
BILLINGS, Mont...
Rob Capriccioso
2/14/10
WASHINGTON – Prominent African-American Rep. Diane Watson, D-Calif., has announced that she’ll retire at the end of this Congress...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/14/10
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla...
2/12/10
The Pocasset Wampanoag Tribe is calling on state and federal officials and other tribes to join them at their annual powwow in March to address rumors that their land on the North ...
2/12/10
A plan to build a Las Vegas-style casino complex on an isolated promontory on San Francisco Bay has drawn broad support in Contra Costa County, but detractors fear that its approva...
Letter to the Editor
2/12/10
I n the past 30 years, childhood obesity rates in America have tripled. Today, nearly one in three children are overweight or obese...
Floyd “Buck” Jourdain Jr.
2/12/10
A fter six years as elected Red Lake chairman, I thought I’d seen everything there is to see about the BIA...
Rob Capriccioso
2/11/10
WASHINGTON – When the president gives an order, his staff is expected to follow it...
2/11/10
The U.S. Census Bureau kicked off its 2010 Census “Tribal Road Tour” this week with a Native American ceremony blessing the Bureau van...

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