Appeal about dismissed election grievance filed in Navajo Nation Supreme Court

Court scheduled to hear arguments later this month in Tuba City, Ariz.
09/16/2014 09:43 PM MDT
FARMINGTON — Former presidential candidate Dale E. Tsosie has filed an appeal to the Navajo Nation Supreme Court regarding the dismissal of a grievance he filed with the Navajo Office of Hearings and Appeals. 
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Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly uses line-item vetoes, approves tribal budget
09/16/2014 07:51 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly used his line-item veto to strike funding for council delegates' assistants before approving the tribe's fiscal year 2015 comprehensive budget. Full Story

Farmington police investigate report of gunfire at gas station on Bisti Highway
09/16/2014 05:42 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Farmington police officers were dispatched early Tuesday morning to the Shell gas station at the corner of West Murray Drive and N. Full Story

Navajo Office of Hearings and Appeals dismisses two more grievances
09/15/2014 09:37 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The Navajo Office of Hearings and Appeals has dismissed two more grievances regarding the qualifications of a candidate for tribal president. Full Story

Navajo Board of Election Supervisors certifies Tiis Tsoh Sikaad special election
09/13/2014 04:22 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The Navajo Board of Election Supervisors has certified the results of the special election for the chapter presidency in the Tiis Tsoh Sikaad Chapter. Full Story

Checks in Cobell Settlement case to be mailed this week
09/13/2014 04:15 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has approved an order to issue payments to members of the trust administration class in the Cobell Settlement case. Full Story

Navajo Board of Election Supervisors approves official results for presidential race
09/11/2014 09:01 PM MDT - WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. — The Navajo Board of Election Supervisors has approved the results of the Aug. Full Story

San Juan County Sheriff's Office deputies dispatched to false reports of double homicide in Fruitland
09/11/2014 08:15 PM MDT - FRUITLAND — San Juan County law enforcement officials and emergency personnel were dispatched Thursday morning to a residence in Fruitland after receiving false reports of a double homicide. Full Story

Former Navajo Nation Council speaker pleads guilty to conspiracy
09/10/2014 07:05 PM MDT - WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. — The former speaker of the Navajo Nation Council has pleaded guilty to the charge of conspiracy to commit bribery in relation to misusing the council's discretionary fund. Full Story

FBI closes case without filing charges against NAPI executives
09/14/2014 07:29 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The FBI has closed a case against the Navajo Agricultural Products Industry without filing charges after searching its headquarters last year for evidence of theft and embezzlement. Full Story

Arrest in robbery of autistic man in Connecticut

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 27-year-old Connecticut man has been charged with stealing $100 in birthday money from an autistic man in a crime that was captured by video cameras. Full Story
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Miley Cyrus date barely makes court appearance

DALLAS, Ore. (AP) — A massively famous celebrity meets a young homeless man in Hollywood and introduces him to an audience of millions. Full Story