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Northern tribes to benefit from $1B settlement

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The U.S. government has reached a $1 billion settlement with 41 Indian tribes across the nation, including several in northern Minnesota, over longstanding land and trust claims.

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U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Attorney General Eric Holder announced the settlement Wednesday afternoon following 22 months of negotiations.

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