Pipeline will soon reopen, carrying gasoline to 5 states

ATLANTA (AP) — Gasoline should begin flowing again Wednesday — through a temporary bypass on a critical pipeline — after a major leak in Alabama forced a shutdown that led to surging fuel prices and scattered gas shortages across the South, a company official said Tuesday.

  • Written by JEFF MARTIN, Associated Press SHAMEKA DUDLEY-LOWE, Associated Press

Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abuse

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — American Indian tribal leaders from northern New Mexico — an area of the country devastated by heroin and opioid addiction — met with the U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday over ways to combat opioid abuse amid high overdose deaths among Native Americans.

  • Written by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press