A sweeping new opioid bill passed the US Senate Monday, which would target illicit fentanyl trafficking and expand telemedicine prescriptions for buprenorphine and methadone, currently limited by in-person prescription rules. It would also give the DEA more power to slash…

A new Associated Press investigation once again implicates China as the main source fueling the global opioid crisis, highlighting the ease with which deadly synthetic opioids like carfentanil and fentanyl can be procured from the country.   12 Chinese businesses are known…