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  • Native Americans say US violated human rights

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Native American group is asking the international community to charge the United States with human rights violations in hopes of getting help with a land claim. The Onondaga Indian Nation says it plans to file a petition at the Organization of American States on Tuesday,...

  • UN expert weighs in on Redskins controversy

    GENEVA (AP) — A United Nations human rights expert says the name of the Washington Redskins football team is a "hurtful reminder" of the mistreatment of Native Americans, but stopped short of joining in calls for the team's owner to change the name. Last month, team owner Dan Snyder said he...

  • Mohegan Tribe protects benefits with casino empire

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A gaming slump is eating into the profits of Mohegan Sun, but the 2,000 tribal members who draw benefits from the massive casino aren't feeling the pinch — not with money coming in from a burgeoning Mohegan Tribe gaming empire. Under a strategy that began before the...

  • Snyder: Redskins to assist Native Americans

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder says it's time to put some money behind his claim that his team's nickname honors Native Americans. Snyder said Monday he's creating a foundation to assist American Indian tribes, even as some in that community continue to assert that the...

  • Mohegan Tribe backs more aid for Connecticut host

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The chairman of the Mohegan Tribe is advocating for the town that hosts its Connecticut casino to receive a bigger share of the slots revenue it hands over to the state. The state divides some money from two tribal casinos each year for grants to Connecticut's 169...

  • Native American works appraised at $3.8M for sale

    GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A large collection of paintings, photos and sketches that includes images of survivors of the Battle of the Little Bighorn is for sale. The Wrangler Gallery in Great Falls, Mont., is seeking a buyer for the 122-piece David Humphreys Miller collection. Gallery owner...



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