Mary Golda Ross, the great-great granddaughter of a Cherokee chief, was the first Native woman to work as an aerospace engineer.
An African American business owner is getting death threats after exposing the hypocrisy of the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
The highest court in the land holds legal power over tribal nations, but it lacks knowledge of tribal law.
For the first time in nearly a decade, Congress is close to passing a bill that funds a large number of Indian Country initiatives.
The Native American Basketball Invitational is about more than just rez ball.
Sage Douglas Remington, an elder from the Southern Ute Tribe known for his political and cultural activism, passed away on July 31, 2018.
A coalition that includes Native advocate groups is suing the Trump administration over an advisory committee they say is stacked in favor of the energy industry.
The Winnebago Tribe’s efforts improve the health of residents have gotten some significant boosts.
Another Native woman is making history after winning her primary for a U.S. Congress seat in Kansas.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers needs until the end of the month to complete its work on the Dakota Access Pipeline.
The non-Indian power structure in a Utah county is slowly being dismantled.
The leader of New Zealand is vowing to ensure her newborn daughter learns the Māori language and understands Māori culture.
A criminal indictment of a fellow lawmaker is putting Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma), a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, back in the news.
Native fashion designer Patricia Michaels is trying to get back on her feet after losing much of her work in a flood.
Women who receive abortions and the doctors that provide the service have frequently come under attack.
Just days after President Trump threatened to shut down the government if Congress does not act on immigration reform, Congress went on recess.
It might be that quiet kid in the back of the classroom or it might be a long distance runner.
A federal appeals court has turned away a closely-watched conservative challenge to the Indian Child Welfare Act.
The Nooksack Tribe is claiming victory in a long-running disenrollment dispute after a judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by a group of ousted citizens.
William 'Billy' James Hughes, a citizen of the White Earth Nation, is the latest Native person to be killed at the hands of police.