All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘american indians’

Alturas Shooting: 4 Dead, 2 In Critical Condition

Cherie Lash Rhoades was being threatened with eviction at a hearing held at the American Indian headquarters in Alturas, CA, when she began shooting, emptying her gun and then turning to a butcher knife. Four people died during that attack, and 2 more were critically wounded, police said. Rhoades, 44, of Cedarville, is now in police custody and facing murder …

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Redskins: Obama Thinks Team Should Change Its Name

President Obama’s comments against the Washington Redskins received much approval from Native American leaders led by Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Nation. The tribe leaders used the meeting at White House on Tuesday to express their gratitude for Obama’s stand against the team’s controversial name. Obama’s meeting with the tribal leaders was closed to reporters. The developments in the meeting were …

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