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Weekly Alibi
 May 24 - 30, 2007 
Maria’s Story
We follow one woman through an addiction-recovery process, and look at the services that are available (and missing) along the way.
NEWS/OPINION
Talking Points
Good luck staring down David Iglesias, White House. The former U.S. attorney for New Mexico reveals the contours of his personal ethics in an interview with the Alibi .
MUSIC
Spotlight: Animal Collective
The Collective says ... tweet? Rar? Neigh? You never know which beast these psych-folkies will conjure up.
FOOD
FILM & TV
Waitress
There probably won't be an Xbox game about it, but the sleeper hit of the summer is here to help rinse off all that grimy hype.
FEATURE
Another Experience
Online Exclusive!
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
A new examination of Lewis Carroll's life should turn down the volume a notch or two.

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Jesse Schulz

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on Nelly’s genre flip, grown listeners and a Nina Simone documentary.

news

The Daily Word in Ben E. King's passing, inmate art and a two-faced calf

The Daily Word

Singer Ben E. King, noted for his amazing songs “Stand By Me” and “There Goes My Baby,” has died at the age of 76. RIP, good sir.

The Justice Department is putting $20 million into a nationwide program to increase the use of body cameras worn by police officers. Just make sure you teach them how to turn them on.

New Mexico's State Auditor, Tim Keller, found a pattern of perks and consulting work between former APD chief Ray Schultz and Taser International and has forwarded his findings to prosecutors.

A teenager from Weatherford, Texas, has received a 45-year prison sentence for fatally shooting his sister and mother.

Prison inmates are gearing up to sell their art at the second annual Craftsmanship and Trades fair at the penitentiary in Santa Fe tomorrow. The money raised will go to their families and the victims they hurt. It goes from 9am to 4pm and costs $5 to attend.

KOAT shared a list of the 10 best breakfast burritos in New Mexico!

District Attorney Kari Brandenburg fears for her safety after filing murder charges against two APD officers.

A calf named Annabel was born this past Monday in Florida. Oh, and it has two faces.

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Fly Me There

Wildlife West Nature Park Wind Festival

The skies will be filled with colorful kites of all shapes and sizes throughout the weekend. Take your own kite, or buy one at the festival.
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