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Charlotte Rodrique, the chairwoman of the federally recognized Burns Paiute Tribe

Oregon native tribe uneasy with militia’s standoff over land rights

Members of the Native American tribal council in Burns, Oregon, where a self-styled militia is in a standoff with the federal government over land rights, are uneasy with the group’s gun-toting approach.

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Nine killed in fight between bikers in Texas

Police in Waco, Texas, say gunfire at a sports bar left 9 people dead and others injured when a gun fight broke out between biker gangs.

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Loretta Lynch sworn-in as U.S. Attorney General

Loretta Lynch is sworn in as U.S. Attorney General and faces a raft of pressing issues — not least of which is the spate of deadly confrontations between mostly white police officers and mostly black men.
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