- Suicide bomber attacks tribal police in Pakistan, killing 4 Updated: Sep-01-15 3:35 am
PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A Pakistani Taliban suicide bomber blew himself up near a vehicle carrying an area commander of the tribal police in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, killing four people and wounding at least 52, authorities said.
- Anderson wins second term as Choctaw chief Updated: Aug-27-15 8:40 am
PHILADELPHIA, Mississippi - Chief Phyliss J. Anderson has been re-elected chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.
- Attorney wants to legalize hemp on Standing Rock reservation Updated: Aug-26-15 4:40 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - An attorney on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation wants residents to decide whether the tribe should legalize industrial hemp, but the tribal chairman is concerned about legalizing the plant without the federal government's blessing.
- Northern Arapaho Tribe calls on feds to drop eagle appeal Updated: Aug-24-15 6:56 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The Northern Arapaho Tribe is calling on the federal government to drop a legal appeal that's blocking the tribe from killing bald eagles for religious purposes on the central Wyoming reservation it shares with another tribe.
- Kickapoo Tribe files suit against its former chairman Updated: Aug-23-15 5:13 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - The Kickapoo Tribe has accused its former chairman of financial malfeasance in a tribal court lawsuit.
- Tribe to keep pursuing casino after referendum fails Updated: Aug-16-15 10:59 pm
BOSTON - A Martha's Vineyard tribe will continue pursuing a plan to turn an unfinished community center into a gambling hall after a tribal referendum to halt the effort failed Sunday.
- Tribal members protest handling of lawsuit settlement Updated: Aug-13-15 5:08 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Members of the Northern Cheyenne tribe are protesting the way the tribal council is handling payments toward an $11 million settlement in a lawsuit over fundraising for the St. Labre Indian School.
- Southern Ute council recall effort begins Updated: Aug-11-15 2:56 pm
IGNACIO, Colorado - Southern Ute Indian Tribe elders are behind a recall effort aimed at members of the Tribal Council and its chairman.
- Panel sides with new group in Alaska tribal power dispute Updated: Aug-08-15 12:46 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A federal appeals panel has sided with the new leaders in a tribal power dispute that has stalled efforts to relocate a badly eroded village in western Alaska.
- South Dakota tribe returning $25,000 donation from Redskins Updated: Aug-07-15 9:19 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A Native American tribe from South Dakota will return a $25,000 donation from a charitable arm of the NFL's Washington Redskins, saying the team name is "derogatory and inappropriate."
- Navajo lawmakers name longtime judge to top juridical post Updated: Aug-07-15 9:56 am
WINDOW ROCK, Arizona - The Navajo Nation's longest-serving judge has been designated to oversee the tribe's Judicial Branch.
- Mallott holds meetings on trans-boundary issues Updated: Aug-06-15 4:16 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott is holding meetings on how the state should move forward on trans-boundary water issues with Canada.
- Lawyers: Disputes over gay marriage could hit tribal courts Updated: Aug-06-15 3:59 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Some Oklahoma attorneys say tribal courts may soon see challenges to same-sex marriage restrictions following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in June that legalized the unions nationwide.