• Medicaid cutbacks could hinder addiction plan in New Mexico

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico stands to lose critical funding for substance abuse treatment that has helped combat a local opioid epidemic, under a Republican campaign on Capitol Hill to roll back President Barack Obama’s health care law.

  • Correction: China-Carfentanil story

    SHANGHAI (AP) — In a Feb. 16 story about China banning the synthetic opioid carfentanil, The Associated Press misidentified Yu Haibin as the director of the Office of the National Narcotics Control Committee. He is a division director at the Ministry of Public Security’s Narcotics Control Bureau.