U.S. Justice Department

Reuters via PBS

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez has asked President Donald Trump to commute the death sentence of a Navajo man convicted in the 2001 killing of a fellow tribal member and her 9-year-old granddaughter.

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The U.S. Interior Department has opened the first of seven offices devoted to unsolved cases of missing and murdered Indigenous people. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.



U.S. Dept. of Justice

Federal authorities say they have arrested a California man accused of abducting his young son and taking him to northwestern Arizona.

U.S. Has Released Some Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Funds

Jan 28, 2020
(AP Photo/John Locher, File)

Nevada’s U.S. Senators say federal officials have released some of a $16.7 million grant to help survivors of the October 2017 mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.


Federal prosecutors say three people face up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiring to import jewelry knockoffs from the Philippines and then misrepresent the goods as made in the United States by Native Americans.