Tobacco

Tobacco products stolen in Pelham gas station burglary

Tobacco products stolen in Pelham gas station burglary

6 hours ago   |   WMUR

Police in Pelham are hoping surveillance video can help them track down a gang of burglars known as the "Night Crawler Crew."
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Cigarettes Can't Be Advertised On TV. Should Juul Ads Be Permitted?

Cigarettes Can't Be Advertised On TV. Should Juul Ads Be Permitted?

15 hours ago   |   NPR

Though tobacco ads have been banned from TV for about 50 years, the marketing of electronic cigarettes isn't constrained by the law. Public health advocates consider that a...
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U.S. senator wants to raise tobacco buying age in Indiana

U.S. senator wants to raise tobacco buying age in Indiana

16 hours ago   |   WLWT

U.S. Sen. Todd Young will be talking about raising the tobacco buying age to 21 during a visit to southern Indiana on Monday.
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Netflix Curbs Tobacco Use Onscreen, But Not Pot. What's Up With That?

Netflix Curbs Tobacco Use Onscreen, But Not Pot. What's Up With That?

3 days ago   |   NPR

TV networks have standards that minimize tobacco use on shows, and Netflix now does, too. But streaming companies lack public policies about smoking cannabis onscreen, and...
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Mormon church to youth: stay away from fancy coffee drinks, anything ending in ‘ccino'

4 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is reminding its young members that they're not allowed to drink coffee or vape, regardless of the names or flavors those...
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2 states to give shoppers temporary sales tax breaks

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Shoppers in Massachusetts and Connecticut will be getting a break from sales taxes in the coming days. The two-day sales tax holiday in Massachusetts will be held on Saturday...
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The F.D.A.'s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette packs.
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New Look For Cigarettes? FDA Proposes Graphic Warnings On Packages And Ads

5 days ago   |   NPR   |   4 articles

The Food and Drug Administration has rolled out a proposed rule to require tobacco companies to include graphic warnings, depicting some of the lesser known health risks of...
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Vaping Companies, Including Juul, Sue FDA To Delay E-Cigarette Review

5 days ago   |   Forbes

Anti-tobacco groups sued the FDA to speed up product review process.
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US makes new push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes

5 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would...
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President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

The president said tariffs on China, whether or not they hurt the U.S. in the short term, are needed to address long-term problems abroad. Read more ...

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

The illegal micro apartments are windowless. Tenants are charged $600 per month. Read more ...

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

An aide to Philadelphia's mayor said Ross failed to act on allegations of sexual, racial and gender harassment and discrimination in his department. Read more ...

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Three national fast-food chains are vying for American tastebuds in a social media feud over who has the best chicken sandwich. Read more ...

Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Freddy Galvis hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning, and Aristides Aquino added an RBI single as the Cincinnati Reds beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night. Read more ...

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

PITTSBURGH - Starling Marte hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in eighth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night. Read more ...

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...