Vaping

FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 file photo, Juul products are displayed at a smoke shop in New York. On Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, the company announced it will voluntarily stop selling its fruit and dessert-flavored vaping pods. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
October 17, 2019 - 6:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Juul Labs stopped selling fruit and dessert flavors Thursday, acknowledging the public's "lack of trust" in the vaping industry. The voluntary step is the company's latest attempt to weather a growing political backlash that blames its flavored-nicotine products for hooking a...
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Juul
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Erica Brosnan
October 17, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Vaping giant Juul announced Thursday it will stop selling fruity and dessert flavored liquids for its e-cigarettes.
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Vape Summit
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Peter Haskell
October 17, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Governors from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania held a summit on Thursday to develop a uniform regional approach to policies on e-cigarettes and legal marijuana.
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Vaping
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Peter Haskell
October 11, 2019 - 2:41 pm
As the federal government tries to prevent children and teenagers from picking up e-cigarettes, New Jersey’s largest health network has launched a $1 million anti-vaping campaign.
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Kerri Chonsky
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Peter Haskell
October 10, 2019 - 6:06 pm
A 21-year-old in New Jersey who picked up vaping says she thought she was going to die.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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Joe Avellar
October 09, 2019 - 6:48 pm
New York City on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against nearly two dozen online e-cigarette companies, accusing them of selling products to minors.
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Vape Detection Device
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 09, 2019 - 1:29 pm
New vaping detection devices are being introduced in school districts and municipalities across New York.
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First lady Melania Trump speaks at a Red Ribbon Rally at the Drug Enforcement Agency in Arlington, Va., Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
October 08, 2019 - 8:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump will hear directly from teens and young adults about their experiences with electronic cigarettes and vaping. The White House says she has invited a group from the Truth Initiative to participate in a "listening session" Wednesday. It will be the second time this...
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Vaping
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October 08, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday revealed that a 17-year-old from the Bronx was New York’s first known vaping-related death.
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Vaping vape shop
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October 05, 2019 - 2:46 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on almost all flavored vaping products was set to start on Friday, but an 11th-hour ruling put the emergency ban on hold and empowered vaping advocates, who have decried the move as government overreach.
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