Ex-California Tribal Official Pleads Guilty In $17M FraudThe former administrator of an Indian tribe in the Sacramento area has pleaded guilty to helping steal more than $17 million in a kickback scheme.
Man Arrested In Fatal Stabbing Of Homeless War Veteran In RichmondPolice on Tuesday arrested a Richmond man in the stabbing death of an Afghanistan war veteran in Richmond last Friday, a police sergeant said.
'Kennewick Man' Related To Modern Native AmericansOn Thursday, scientists announced a new, comprehensive re-analysis of the "Kennewick Man," an 8,500-year-old North American skeleton...
French Auction House Ignores Hopi Tribe, Robert Redford, Activists Calls To Stop Sale Of Sacred ArtifactsAccording to the Native American Hopi tribe, the sacred masks for sale in Paris are human beings. "Drouot is creating harm to our people," said Hopi tribal member.
Central Calif. Student Gets OK To Wear Eagle Feather At GraduationA Native American student who sued his California school district because it refused to let him wear an eagle feather to his high school graduation will be able to wear the sacred item after all.
U.S. Senate Candidate Apologizes After 'War Cry' In Reference To Native Americans During ConventionU.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.
Lawmakers Seek To Ban 'Redskins' Team Name From California SchoolsThe state Assembly has approved legislation barring California public schools from using the Redskins name for teams and mascots.
Native American Tribes Meet To Discuss Legalizing Pot On Reservations; NorCal Tribe Already Cashing In On Green RushTribal leaders are drafting regulations for a marijuana industry, and they toured some dispensaries. "Historically we've always had the medicine man, and they've always prescribed herbal medicine," said one leader.
49ers Squeak By Redskins For 17-13 Win In Santa ClaraCarlos Hyde ran for a go-ahead 4-yard touchdown with 2:59 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers barely squeaked by the lowly Washington Redskins with a 17-13 win Sunday that kept them in the thick of the playoff chase.
Native Americans Send List Of Demands To Giants After Filing Claim For Being Ejected From AT&T Park An attorney representing two Native Americans who were ejected from AT&T Park during a Giants’ game last June has sent a letter to the team with a list of demands after filing a claim seeking damages against the city.
San Francisco Giants May Ban ‘Culturally Insensitive’ Attire At AT&T Park The San Francisco Giants organization is in the final steps of adopting a policy to ban fans from wearing “culturally-insensitive" attire at AT&T Park.
NorCal American Indian Tribe Pays For Ad Aimed At Washington Redskins During NBA FinalsAn 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.