Fifteen New Mexico providers of mental health and substance abuse services failed to meet standards, overbilled the federal and state government by tens of millions of dollars, and may have taken part in fraudulent activities, according to a new state audit released Monday.
As for how Native Americans will feel about the film, Depp passed up an opportunity to talk about it. Armie Hammer, who plays the role of the Lone Ranger, did have something to say. "This is a great example of where you actually see the struggle of the Native American and sort of the mass genocide and exploitation that happened under the guise of progress," he says. "And this is one of those movies that doesn't show it in a glorified light, you feel for it."
The Tourism Department and the New Mexico Film Office are working together on “New Mexico Film Trails,” a series of maps showcasing movie locations and things to do in those areas. The program was unveiled at Albuquerque Studios on Monday.
"We are writing to request a six-month extension to the final listing deadline currently set for Sept. 20, 2013," they wrote to Daniel Ashe, director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. "In addition to this extension, we believe that the final deadline should be set for June 11, 2014, to ensure consistency with Endangered Species Act procedural deadlines."
On the worst days, crews will pull out as much as 100 pounds of algae. But they can’t keep up.
That’s why the city is hosting a clean-up day this weekend.
Volunteers will help pull out the algae, fishing line, and any other trash.