Native Americans

March 03, 2017 - 10:37 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma-based Indian tribe whose historic buildings were damaged last year in the state's largest recorded earthquake has filed a lawsuit against several oil companies in its own tribal court system. The Pawnee Nation alleges in the suit filed Friday that wastewater...
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This Oct. 5, 2016 photo shows a sign outside the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City N.J. warning that the casino is to shut down on Monday Oct. 10. On March 1, 2017, billionaire investor Carl Icahn sold the shuttered casino to Hard Rock International, which plans to rebrand and reopen it. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
March 03, 2017 - 10:22 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The sale of Trump Taj Mahal casino to Hard Rock International has left some winners and losers in Atlantic City. The winners included a union whose members were willing to lose their own jobs to stand up to Taj owner and billionaire investor Carl Icahn. And, a Native...
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This aerial photo provided the Morton County Sheriff Department shows the closed Dakota Access pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, N.D., Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Authorities on Thursday cleared the camp where opponents of the pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave. (Morton County Sheriff Department via AP)
February 24, 2017 - 8:50 am
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline. (all times local): 7:30 a.m. The Cheyenne River Sioux tribe has joined the Standing Rock Sioux in asking a federal judge to revoke permission for the Dakota Access pipeline to be built under the Missouri River in North Dakota...
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A law enforcement officer climbs a ladder to speak to one of the final holdouts of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp sitting atop a wood structure built at the Oceti Sakowin camp in Morton County Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, near Cannon Ball, N.D. After a couple of hours the protester came down on his own and was arrested. (Mike McCleary/The Bismarck Tribune via AP, Pool)
February 23, 2017 - 7:51 pm
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Authorities on Thursday cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave. It took 3 ½ hours for about 220...
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Authorities arrest one of the last remaining holdouts from the now-closed Dakota Access pipeline protest camp in southern North Dakota near Cannon Ball on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Police made about several dozen arrests, and declared the camp cleared after about 3 1/2 hours. (Mike McCleary/Bismarck Tribune via AP)
February 23, 2017 - 6:57 pm
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Authorities on Thursday cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave. It took 3 ½ hours for about 220...
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Authorities arrest one of the last remaining holdouts from the now-closed Dakota Access pipeline protest camp in southern North Dakota near Cannon Ball on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Police made about several dozen arrests, and declared the camp cleared after about 3 1/2 hours. (Mike McCleary/Bismarck Tribune via AP)
February 23, 2017 - 6:50 pm
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Authorities on Thursday cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave. It took 3 ½ hours for about 220...
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