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Native man shot by police officer drops lawsuit in plea deal with prosecutors

April 24, 2019 - 12:41pm
A bullet remains lodged in Micah Taylor's neck after he was shot by a police officer in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Artist shares tribe's story in new work

April 24, 2019 - 5:19am
'Intervention Piece' by Edgar Heap of Birds is on display at the St. Louis Art Museum.
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Native Sun News Today: Lakota woman brings leadership to the table

April 24, 2019 - 1:46am
Native women have stepped up the plate as residents of Rapid City, South Dakota, elect new leaders.
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Tim Giago: Paying tribute to the warrior women of Indian Country

April 24, 2019 - 1:17am
Warrior women worked within the system, did not advocate for violence, and yet brought about many positive changes in Indian Country.
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Tribal consultation policies still lacking amid challenges of Trump era

April 23, 2019 - 8:46am
Nearly two decades after the first executive order on tribal consultation, the federal government is still struggling to meet their trust and treaty responsibilities.
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Bill John Baker: Registry strives to record all Cherokee speakers

April 23, 2019 - 5:04am
Without our language, we lose a significant part of our identity as Cherokee people.
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Bay Mills Indian Community files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers

April 23, 2019 - 4:34am
The opioid crisis has hit Indian Country hard, with high rates of addiction, overdoses and deaths been seen across the nation.
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Ashley Minner: A quest to reconstruct Baltimore’s American Indian ‘reservation’

April 23, 2019 - 2:17am
Lumbee are indigenous to North Carolina but have been present in Baltimore, Maryland, since at least as early as the 1930s.
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Montana Free Press: Medicaid expansion supported by Indian Country finally passes

April 23, 2019 - 1:45am
'We did it,' Western Native Voice said after a bill to extend Montana’s Medicaid expansion program cleared its final hurdle.
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Cronkite News: Report cites 'alarming increase' in police officer shootings

April 23, 2019 - 1:20am
The number of police shootings in Arizona's largest city jumped from an average of 21 a year to 44 in 2018.
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Cronkite News: Authorities continue to release migrant families into U.S.

April 22, 2019 - 12:32pm
Shelters struggle to keep pace with the release of migrants into the community, while migrants once held in detention centers set out on their journeys as they await court hearings.
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Jacqueline Keeler: The fight to protect Indigenous sacred sites

April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
An Indigenous journalist reflects on the 800-year-old cathedral and what 'sacred' means to her.
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YES! Magazine: Indigenous communities take action for missing and murdered

April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
Instead of waiting for answers from police, Indigenous communities are scanning hillsides and riverbeds—and helping families cope.
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Ramapough Lenape Nation sees some support from Trump administration

April 22, 2019 - 9:42am
The Ramapough Lenape Nation is fighting for its right to use ancestral land for ceremonies and other purposes.
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Rep. Tom Cole: Democrats continue to play political games in Congress

April 22, 2019 - 7:47am
It’s now been more than 100 days since Democrats have held the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Lakota man shot and killed by police officer inside a church

April 22, 2019 - 2:54am
Clarence Leading Fighter, 32, was shot and killed in Nebraska on April 14, 2019.
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'My wrongful arrest': Native journalist doubles down on defense in drunken driving case

April 22, 2019 - 1:32am
Jenni Monet is a free woman, despite a new warrant out for her arrest in New Mexico.
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Mark Trahant: Native Republicans defend Donald Trump after release of report

April 22, 2019 - 1:05am
The president repeatedly lied to the country. He lied to Congress.
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Mark Trahant: Choctaw citizen Gavin Clarkson makes another run for office

April 18, 2019 - 12:33pm
After two losses at the polls, Gavin Clarkson is back in the race in New Mexico.
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Cronkite News: City seeks federal aid to deal with large influx of migrants

April 18, 2019 - 1:36am
Federal officials have dropped off nearly 1,300 migrants in the city of Yuma, Arizona.
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