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Loretta Sanchez

U.S. Senate Candidate Apologizes After ‘War Cry’ In Reference To Native Americans During Convention

U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez is apologizing after a videotape surfaced showing her making a “whooping cry” in reference to Native Americans during a talk with constituents during the state Democratic Convention in Southern California this weekend.

05/17/2015

Sim Bhullar. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sacramento Kings To Sign Sim Bhullar, 1st NBA Player Of Indian Descent

The Kings are signing Bhullar to a 10-day contract that will make him the league’s first player of Indian descent, a person with knowledge of the deal said Wednesday.

04/01/2015

Gold Jewelry

Street Robbers Targeting People Of Indian Descent Wearing Gold Jewelry In Santa Clara, Sunnyvale

Street robberies in Santa Clara and Sunnyvale have been targeting people of Indian descent wearing gold jewelry, the Santa Clara Police Department announced Wednesday.

11/19/2014

An Indian Muslim woman buys samosa snack (Photo credit: NOAH SEELAM/AFP/Getty Images)

Narsai David: Indian Samosas At Home

Our food and wine editor has a new frozen food item being imported to Berkeley from India that he just loves. If you’re like him, you’ll find these samosas delicious.

07/11/2014

Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

NorCal American Indian Tribe Pays For Ad Aimed At Washington Redskins During NBA Finals

An American Indian tribe that believes the Washington Redskins’ nickname is racist and should be changed has purchased a 60-second ad to air during halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

06/10/2014

The entrance to Vallejo High School (CBS)

Vallejo School Votes Unanimously To Replace Apache Mascot

The Vallejo City Unified School District voted unanimously Wednesday night to replace the Apache mascot at Vallejo High School.

11/21/2013

The entrance to Vallejo High School (CBS)

Proposal To Drop Apache Mascot Stirs Debate At Vallejo High School

Vallejo High School students call themselves to be the Apaches, but that could change as momentum builds across the country to change mascot names that may be offensive.

11/18/2013