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Robert Taylor
11/26/02
Mi'kmaq Shubenacadie Band HALIFAX, Nova Scotia - The lobster harvest is an important part of daily life in the coastal Mi'kmaq communities of the Shubenacadie Band, but it is being...
Philip Chien
11/25/02
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- With an earth-rumbling roar, the space shuttle Endeavour took off at 7:50 pm (EST), Nov...
James May
11/25/02
SAN DIEGO - As the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) met for its annual convention Nov...
David Melmer
11/25/02
PIERRE, S.D. - Marletta Pacheca's nephew was found hanging in his cell in a South Dakota prison...
Staff Reports
11/25/02
WASHINGTON - Long-delayed trust funds to compensate the Yankton Sioux and the Santee Sioux in Nebraska have finally won Congressional approval, Sen...
Philip Chien
11/25/02
The sound recording is of Indian Country Today correspondent Philip Chien interviewing NASA administrator Sean O'Keefe about Cmdr. John Herrington, following the STS-113 launch.
Staff Reports
11/25/02
WASHINGTON - On Nov. 21, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Neal A. McCaleb, 67, announced his decision to retire from public service, informing President George W...
Philip Chien
11/23/02
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. - The next shot at the space shuttle launch that would take Chickasaw astronaut John Herrington to the Space Station could be tonight, Nov...
Staff Reports
11/23/02
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- An Indian Omnibus Bill with many needed provisions for Indian country passed Congress Nov...
Valerie Taliman
11/22/02
WASHINGTON - In the final hours before Congress adjourned, S. 958, the Western Shoshone Distribution Bill, died on Nov...
Mark Fogarty
11/22/02
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - More tribes should seek help from international human rights groups when the federal government steps on their sovereignty. That is the opinion of Robert T...
David Melmer
11/22/02
WASHINGTON - Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D. remembers who his friends are and that some of those friends come from reservations...
David Melmer
11/22/02
PINE RIDGE, S.D. - It took three tries but John Yellow Bird Steele was re-elected as president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe Nov. 19, defeating Russell Means...
Editors Report
11/22/02
American Indian nations have a status that predates the country's designation of minority; there is a status beyond race and beyond numbers that resides in the long-term inhabitati...
Johnnie P Flynn, Ph.D.
11/22/02
Researching the accounts When we opened the first box of Individual Indian Money (IIM) account records down in Fort Worth, Texas in the fall of 1998, my mother and aunt cried...
Staff Reports
11/22/02
VERONA, N.Y. - A federal lawsuit accusing Oneida Nation officials of violating the civil rights of Oneidas was filed Nov. 13 in U.S...
Philip Chien
11/22/02
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. - The next launch attempt for astronaut John Herrington's flight aboard the STS-113 space shuttle mission was scheduled for Nov. 22, NASA announced Nov...
Staff Reports
11/22/02
Assuming acceptable weather at the launch site and emergency landing fields and cooperation from the hardware, here's the flight plan for Herrington's mission...
Rachel A Qitsualik
11/21/02
If you give a gift that can never be repaid, you're making a statement about personal power. You're saying that, like a child, the receiver is potentially at your mercy...
Dale Carson
11/21/02
Thanksgiving. It comes around every year and must be dealt with fairly...

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