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WINDSOR LOCKS - The joint venture between the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes revealed Thursday the two local sites under consideration to ...
Former U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, center, signs a historic water rights agreement for the White Mountain Apache tribe and the state of Arizona July 30, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Joining Jewell, from left, are White Mountain Apache ...
Florida is pushing ahead in its legal tussle with the Seminole tribe of Florida over the tribe's estimated $2 billion-a-year gambling operation.
Weston says he is unsatisfied with progress on talks with the Army Corps of Engineers and hinted that he could use the tribe's water pipeline -- with its intake valve at Ft. Pierre -- to apply some leverage to gain support in the state. Many West River ...
The Mashpee Board of Selectmen is scheduled Monday, January 23, to discuss the re-signature of a recently expired memorandum of understanding between the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe and the town. The memoradum outlines a system of responses for ...
In a major boost for a proposed $400 million Indian casino in Elk Grove, the federal government has agreed to let the tribe acquire 36 acres of land in the suburb ...
Carol Evans, chairwoman of the business tribal council, told the Park Board that the tribe is glad to bring part of its native past into the present and future.
WINDSOR LOCKS, CT - The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes in Thursday announced that a community conversation session regarding potential casino development in the area has been scheduled for 7 p.m.
Xaymaca International, the newest carnival band in Jamaica, created waves on social media this week, through their media partner The Gleaner, with the news that Trinidad and Tobago's premier carnival band, tribe, will be "coming to party" with them for ...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is pushing ahead in its legal tussle with the Seminole tribe of Florida over the tribe's estimated $2 billion a year gambling operation. The administration of Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday appealed a decision by a ...
Two new federal grants will allow the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to help four tribes in South Dakota. The High Plains Regional Climate Center and the National drought Mitigation Center at UNL will help the tribes reduce their climate vulnerability.
The Department of the Interior will allow the Lumbee tribe of North Carolina to apply for full federal recognition. The department issued a memorandum reversing the agency's previous reading of the 1956 Lumbee Act.
In addition to the parade, the three-member Lumbee tribe culture Team of John Oxendine, Kaya Littleturtle and Reggie Brewer will attend the Native Nations Inaugural Ball at the National Museum of the American Indian, a fundraising event being held to ...
A State Supreme Court ruling Jan. 12 has opponents of a proposed oil storage and shipping facility at the Port of Grays harbor claiming victory, but the company behind the proposal says it plans to proceed under the much more expansive environmental ...
The federation "believes this planning process will show that tribal management of the Bison Range is a win-win-win proposition," said Steve Woodruff, senior policy and communications manager.
The Pyramid Lake Paiute tribe has asked for an investigation into a text message a Virginia City high school basketball coach sent to one of his players that said, "Get ready to scalp or be scalped.
Albuquerque, N.M. - An Oklahoma-based American Indian tribe is accusing the National Indian Gaming Commission of shirking a federal court order to reconsider an earlier decision that prohibited the tribe from conducting gambling on its land in ...
The Tule River Indian tribe has discussed moving its Eagle Mountain Casino gaming center for years - in fact, for many of its 20 years of existence.
This bill came under fire from the city of Snoqualmie, which filed a suit against King County stating that PILT was a nonuniform property tax, and unconstitutional because it delegates the power to specify the rate of the payment to the tribes. The ...
AKELA FLATS, N.M. - The Fort Sill Apache tribe filed a motion to compel the National Indian Gaming Commission to comply with an Order of the United States ...
MOIESE - With the publishing of Thursday's Federal Register, the fate of the National Bison Range veered down a new path.
THESE incredible images reveal how a remote tribe in the Ecuadorian rainforest has learned to hunt monkeys by climbing trees and shooting them with blowpipes.
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe applauded the federal government Wednesday for beginning additional environmental review of the Dakota Access pipeline, while some North Dakota leaders called the process a delay tactic that will likely be rescinded by the ...
The federal government bought the 18,000-acre wildlife refuge from the tribes in 1908, a sale that was against the tribes' will. In June, the tribes released draft legislation that would transfer management of the range from the U.S. fish and Wildlife ...
CANNON BALL, N.D. - With the deepest winter snow piled up in years, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe is doubling down on its message that it's high time for the anti-Dakota Access pipeline campers to go home or move off the Cannonball River floodplain.
"We are the Mohegan tribe of Connecticut, and we will always be the Mohegan tribe of Connecticut. Other ventures in other places may come and go from a commercial standpoint.
"This programme has highlighted the role of tribes in achieving security and peace amongst the Iraqi community," explained Sheikh Sufyan Al-Nu'aimi, Emir of Al-Nu'aim tribe, one of leading tribes in the region, Attendees included, the Vice-governeor of ...
PEMBROKE - The Lumbee tribe can now pursue federal recognition through the federal Department of Interior's petition process, but the chairman of the tribe ...
The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs is threatening to take over policing and other programs for the White Mountain Apache tribe because leaders of the Indian nation have failed to produce audits for millions of U.S. tax dollars spent on the ...
"Don't come here and think you're going to sing along to all your tribe records. It's going to be familiar, you're going to know the material, but..."
From CT jobs Matter: The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes, in their continuing effort to preserve jobs and revenue in Connecticut, today announced that a community conversation will be held in the auditorium at East Windsor Middle school at 7PM ...
Unfortunately, climate projections indicate the droughts are only going to get worse in the coming years and this places a cultural strain on the Hopi tribe's traditional way of life. In response, the UA Climate Assessment for the Southwest program has ...
1. Now, 911 calls from the reservation are still being taken by the county, but calls to the county sheriff's office are being redirected to the tribe's new dispatch center. Chief Chris Saunsoci says other tribes have cut 911 services without issue ...
If approved by both chambers of Congress, the act makes Lumbee tribe members eligible for the services and benefits provided to members of all federally recognized tribes. The Lumbee Recognition Bill has never passed the Senate, but U.S. Rep.
CANNON BALL - With the deepest winter snow piled up in years, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe is doubling down on its message that it's high time for the anti-Dakota Access pipeline campers to go home or move off the Cannonball River floodplain.
... tribal leaders to the 22nd annual Indian Nations and tribes Legislative Day by recognizing the contributions the tribes have made to Arizona. White Mountain Apache Chairman Ronnie Lupe stated that his tribe has 1.6 million acres of pristine land ...
RANSON - Despite the distance, the Jefferson County NAACP decided to pass a resolution declaring its support of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in North and South Dakota. The Sioux tribe, protesting the construction of gas pipelines through their ...
Eight years after we took that photo - just after the Duwamish tribe Longhouse in West Seattle was completed and dedicated in January 2009 - its next ...
Bad River Band of Chippewa Indians cites successful Dakota Access opposition for decision to end right-of-way lease for Enbridge Line 5 pipeline.
Since the beginning, the two tribes have had their philosophies. The "Go away" tribe has always believed that human beings, by their nature, are self-serving and untrustworthy, in need of control.
Cleveland - Back in October, during game 5 of the ALCS, tribe rookie pitcher Ryan Merritt had an amazing outing for the Indians. Merritt, 24, had three ...
Despite being unable to speak the same language, McIntyre eventually communicated with the chief of the tribe in the form of telepathy.
... led by a native tribe in neighbouring United States against a Dakota oil pipeline become a major political crisis. The Canadian government has been under pressure to respect the treaties the British colonizers signed with First Nation tribes ...
Award season started with a bang, as Hollywood's biggest stars dressed to the nines for the Golden Globe Awards. Success on the red carpet came down to the celebrity's ability to balance being on-trend and unique by either elevating or taking a twist ...
The battle continued Friday among the federal government, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, and Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) over the stalled Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) project.
CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) - The Narragansett Indian Tribe is unable to pay its 75 full-time employees this week, according to a letter sent to Eyewitness News by Chief Sachem Matthew Thomas.







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