January 18, 2017


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Yankton Sioux tribe chairman encourages mutual understanding Written by Associated Press 49
Swiss wade into complaint against WWF over tribe’s rights Written by JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press 187
Senator: Loopholes allow for trafficking of tribal items Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 516
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe takes #NODAPL to the United Nations Written by GINNY UNDERWOOD 1047
APTN network to report latest from Standing Rock Written by APTN National News 687
American Indian tribe in Vermont seeks federal status again Written by Associated Press 577
Judge OKs return of Native American shield sent to Paris Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 621
US authorities seek warrant for tribal shield in Paris Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 644
Navajo Nation Council set to begin summer session in Arizona Written by Associated Press 718
Senator wants tougher law against trafficking tribal items Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 540
Heinrich wants tougher law against trafficking tribal items Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 563
Tribes hail shield’s halted sale; collectors ask what’s next Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 656
All fireworks banned on Colville Indian Reservation Written by Associated Press 720
Pueblo shield withdrawn from Paris artifacts auction Written by Associated Press 690
Paris auction house defends divisive sale of tribal items Written by Associated Press 797
Native Americans protest planned French auction of artifacts Written by MATTHEW BARAKAT and MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 6320
Canadian aboriginal community declares suicide emergency Written by ROB GILLIES, Associated Press 1124
Former Kickapoo tribal leaders charged in tribal court Written by Associated Press 1011
New Mexico pueblo reclaims swath of historic tribal homeland Written by MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press 1143
US, French officials meet about auction of tribal objects Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1221
Jewell Advances Discussion on Repatriation of Tribal Sacred Objects with French Authorities Written by DOI Media Release 1109
Tumultuous World Indigenous Games wraps up in Brazil Written by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press 1137
Indigenous from Amazon see Brazil nut as forest’s future Written by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press 1161
Indigenous ‘Olympics’ gets underway in remote Brazilian city Written by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press 1136
Tribe struggles for survival in Colombia Written by JACOBO GARCÍA, Associated Press 1200
Desert tribe faces hardship as Venezuela fights smuggling Written by ACOBO GARCIA, Associated Press 1266
Some Alaska Natives allowed visa-free travel to Russian area Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 1382
Osage Nation closer to health care self-governance Written by Associated Press 1116
Lower Brule tribe honors late Lakota Chief Iron Nation Written by Associated Press 1515
Cherokee chief hopes to focus on health care, jobs Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press 1430
Paris auction house selling sacred masks refuses to stop Written by THOMAS ADAMSON, Associated Press 1902
Hopi Tribe, lawmakers urge US to stop sale of sacred items Written by RYAN VAN VELZER, Associated Press 1685
Ireland recognizes gift from Choctaw Nation Written by ADAM KEMP, The Oklahoman 2582
Navajos buy back sacred masks at Paris auction Written by THOMAS ADAMSON and FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 3590
Tribe secures water in northwestern Arizona Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2802
First Nation Leaders, Elders and Citizens to Gather in Winnipeg Written by Assembly of First Nations Media Release 2722
Tribal candidate must testify or take Navajo test Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2809
Brazil’s indigenous seek out city, end up in slums Written by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press 2866
High Level United Nations Conference Focuses on World’s Indigenous Peoples on September 22-23 Written by World Conference on Indigenous Peoples 3510
Oglala Sioux Tribal Council suspends president Written by Associated Press 2679
Amazon Indians, victims of war, exhumed in Peru Written by RANKLIN BRICENO, Associated Press Writer 2436
Graduate’s quest becomes a career Written by CHRISTINA TATU, Pocono Record 3229
All UKB Citizens May Purchase automobile tags, no matter where they live Written by MARILYN CRAIG, UKB Media Release 2777
Protesters occupy remote oilfield in Peru Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2559
Brazil police find bodies of men killed in jungle Written by STAN LEHMAN, Associated Press 3008
Farmers attack Brazil’s Indian affairs agency Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3463
Leader of Brazil’s Guarani-Kaiowa tribe killed Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3582
Lawyers bring fresh lawsuit on sale of Hopi masks Written by THOMAS ADAMSON, Associated Press 3327
C&A Court Justice: ‘It may be necessary to start all over again’ Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times 3800
UN: Canada faces crisis over indigenous issues Written by ALEXANDRA OLSON, Associated Press 4126
Pope speaks out on Amazon during Brazil trip Written by BRADLEY BROOKS, Associated Press 3631
Venezuela investigates slaying of indigenous chief Written by CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER, Associated Press 4332
Indigenous Chileans Still Fighting Pinochet-Era Highway Project Written by Marianela Jarroud 5170
Brazilian Indians protest invasion of their lands Written by Associated Press 4668
Brazilian Indians attack police outpost Written by Associated Press 5696
Venezuela Indians: Germany should return boulder Written by CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER and DAVID RISING, Associated Press 5651
Development push puts Brazil’s indigenous at risk Written by MARCO SIBAJA, Associated Press 6097
Mexico’s chance at first female president slims Written by ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, Associated Press 3882
In Hebrew language revival, an indigenous Nordic people see hope Written by DANIELLA CHESLOW, Associated Press 6318
Panama Indians win withdrawal of dam, mines law Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6091
Indians, Panama gov't in deal to end road blockade Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4421
Panama police, indigenous clash over blockade Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5928
Isolated Peru tribe makes uncomfortable contact Written by FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press 7152
Mexico hit by rumors of Indian famine, suicides Written by MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press 6505
Jose Francisco Cali Tzay Re-Elected to ICERD Written by International Indian Treaty Council Release 6764
Brazil Indians in dam protest release 7 hostages Written by Associated Press 4942
Brazil fears tribe overrun by traffickers Written by STAN LEHMAN, Associated Press 7151
Brazil government identifies uncontacted tribe Written by JULIANA BARBASSA, Associated Press 6521
Maori head returns to New Zealand after 136 years Written by CECILE BRISSON, Associated Press 7710
7 Indians gunned down in western Venezuela Written by Associated Press 8201
Paraguay: Last Maka Indian chief has no male heir Written by Associated Press 9091
Agreement with Maori tribe saves All Blacks' haka Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 10011
Police evict indigenous Easter Island protesters Written by MICHAEL WARREN, Associated Press 10063
Unique photos of uncontacted Brazilian Indians released Written by SURVIVAL INTERNATIONAL 10388
Migrants say Arizona worth risk of crossing Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS and JULIE WATSON, Associated Press Writers 10713
Bolivia court upholds seizure of US man's ranch Written by CARLOS VALDEZ, Associated Press Writer 10059
Brazil Indians free workers at hydroelectric site Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 10180
Fabled Burmese fighters forgotten but forgiving Written by DENIS D. GRAY, Associated Press Writer 10255
Tribe reburies Aboriginal warrior killed in 1800s Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 9813
Racism row after cannibals comment Written by Associated Press 9932
Australia plans to change 'racist' welfare policy Written by ROD McGUIRK, 
Associated Press Writer 8469
Mexican reporters on gov't tourism trip kidnapped Written by GUSTAVO RUIZ, Associated Press Writer 9419
Peru indigenous leader detained on return home Written by CARLA SALAZAR, 
Associated Press Writer 7858
Indian town drops death penalty in murder case Written by Associated Press 10324
Bolivia seeks lesson from Norway on oil strategy Written by Associated Press 10540
NZ leader offends Maori with cannibal joke Written by RAY LILLEY, 
Associated Press Writer 9791
UN rights experts criticize Arizona law Written by ELIANE ENGELER, 
Associated Press Writer 8258
France approves return of Maori heads Written by THIBAULT LEROUX, 
Associated Press Writer 9730
More survivors of Mexico ambush emerge from bush Written by MORGAN LEE, 
Associated Press Writer 7068
9 companies win bid for huge Amazon dam project Written by MARCO SIBAJA
, Associated Press Writer 9049
New Zealand backs indigenous rights, US to review Written by EDITH M. LEDERER, 
Associated Press Writer 8776
Venezuelan prosecutors probe Amazon Indian deaths Written by CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER, 
Associated Press Writer 6923
Kidnapped Mexican jounalist found with throat slit Written by Associated Press 7816
NAJA board member to participate in World Indigenous forum in Australia Written by Native American Journalists Association release 8455
Court will not hear N-appeal from islanders Written by Associated Press 7155
Seneca Nation of Indians Accuses President Barack Obama of Deliberately Betraying Native Americans b Written by Sharon Linstedt, Travers Collins & Company 8867
Salazar, Canadian minister sign agreement for Indigenous peoples Written by US DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR 5690
Malaysian indigenous tribes protest land changes Written by JULIA ZAPPEI, 
Associated Press Writer 8664
Australian says Aborigine recognition is tokenism Written by TANALEE SMITH, 
Associated Press Writer 5730
APTN launches National Aboriginal Day flag contest Written by ABORIGINAL PEOPLES TELEVISION NETWORK 6334
Tsunami sweeps away entire towns on Chilean coast Written by MICHAEL WARREN and ROBERTO CANDIA, 
Associated Press Writers 6133
Mexican author Carlos Montemayor dies at 62 Written by Associated Press 6747
Canada’s far north makes the most of Olympic stage Written by DAVID CRARY, 
AP National Writer 6223
Mexican immigrant gets baby back from state Written by SHELIA BYRD
, Associated Press Writer 12515
Australian Aboriginal singer Ruby Hunter dies Written by OWEN PYE, 
Associated Press Writer 6458
Bolivia to create space program, launch satellite Written by Associated Press 6512
400 rebels surrender in India’s restive northeast Written by WASBIR HUSSAIN
, Associated Press Writer 6507
Bolivian candidate sentenced to make adobe bricks Written by Associated Press 6224
Rights group: Vedanta mine would hurt India tribes Written by RMUNEEZA NAQVI
, Associated Press Writer 5803
Bolivia tackles gender equality in government Written by CARLOS VALDEZ, 
Associated Press Writer 7647
`The White Ribbon’ top contender for foreign Oscar Written by Associated Press 5780
Bolivia gets 2nd holiday marking nation’s founding Written by Associated Press 5583
Social forum activists denounce corporate greed Written by ALAN CLENDENNING, 
Associated Press Writer 5853
Aborigines offended by Russian ice dance Written by TANALEE SMITH, 
Associated Press Writer 7740
Chile repatriates Indian remains from Europe Written by Associated Press 6083
Researchers studying Aboriginal youth health leadership through theater Written by TINA PELLETIER, Office of Communications, First Nations University of Canada 8183
Indian political awakening stirs Latin America Written by FRANK BAJAK 11636
2 Indians killed amid dispute in western Venezuela Written by Associated Press 8508
U.N. official investigating housing conditions at Pine Ridge Written by International Indian Treaty Council 10202
Chile: Indians reject an Indian Affairs Ministry Written by EVA VERGARA, 
Associated Press Writer 7842
Report: Massive pollution in Peruvian Amazon years after remediation Written by GREGOR MacLENNAN, Amazon Watch 8170
Peru's Amazon Indians warn of renewed protests Written by ANDREW WHALEN, Associated Press Writer 7864