By Dr. Sara Yumeen, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The rates of disability among U.S. children are increasing, with the highest rate of disability among Native American children, according to a newly released brief by the U.S. Census Bureau.More... Read More.
BY: KIARA ALFONSECA, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In an effort to provide more resources to investigate thousands of unsolved cases of missing and murdered Native Americans, a new Bureau of Indian Affairs unit has been launched by Interior Secretary Deb Haaland. Indigenous communities have... Read More.
On Friday, Sting released a compilation called Duets, which rounds up all the songs he's recorded over the years with stars like Eric Clapton, Annie Lennox, Herbie Hancock, Mary J. Blige and more. And it looks like his fans --... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Vaccinations in Oklahoma are now open to everyone in the state thanks to a surprising source: Oklahoma's Native tribes.The Chickasaw, Osage, Choctaw and Citizen Potawatomi Nations have expanded their vaccination eligibility to the... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- "History is being made, yet again," Vice President Kamala Harris said Thursday as she swore in Deb Haaland as the first Native American woman as interior secretary -- taking over the agency that once... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Monday confirmed Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary, making her the first Native American in U.S. history to serve in a president's Cabinet. Haaland, elected to the House of Representatives in 2018,... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is expected to confirm Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary Monday in a historic vote that will make her the first Native American to serve as in a president's Cabinet.Haaland,... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than a decade ago, Sundance, a member of the Muscogee tribe, led a successful effort to change the mascot of a high school from the Oberlin Indians to the Oberlin Phoenix. So... Read More.
By ALLIE YANG AND TENZIN SHAKYA, ABC NEWS Navajo medicine man Timothy Lewis starts each day with a corn pollen seed offering to the creator. He prays for his family and the world’s wellbeing amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.“I hope that... Read More.
By MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' win was a welcome surprise to one Native American man, whose celebratory dance moves have gone viral amid Native American Heritage Month.Ashkia Randy Trujillo of Ohkay... Read More.
(THE BAHAMAS) -- Sean Connery's widow says the actor, who died October 31 at age 90 in the Bahamas home they shared, will make one final trip to his native Scotland. Ninety-one year old Micheline Roquebrune, who was married to the Oscar-winning actor and James Bond... Read More.