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Snapping Turtle Smokes 10 Cigarettes a Day

By Bryan Le

A Chinese chef says he regrets getting his pet hooked on such an expensive habit. MORE  

Study: Anti-Tobacco Policies Will Save Millions of Lives

By Victoria Kim

A global study predicts that 7 million smoking-related deaths can be prevented by 2050. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 26, 2013

By Victoria Kim

FDA starts regulating cigarettes, medical marijuana industry now dominated by the rich, and John Stamos advises Jodie Sweetin to stay sober during her separation. MORE  

Smoking While Pregnant Linked to Kids' Hearing Loss

By Valerie Tejeda

Teens exposed to tobacco smoke before birth were three times more likely to have hearing loss, a study finds. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 10, 2013

By Victoria Kim

Calls to decriminalize drugs dominate HIV conference, marijuana vending machines may become industry norm, and Erin Brockovich is arrested on suspicion of drunk boating. MORE  

Smokers Cost Employers $6,000 More Per Year

By Valerie Tejeda

Researchers added up health care costs in addition to lost productivity due to "smoke breaks." MORE  

China's Smoking Cessation Clinics Are a Flop

By Victoria Kim

Smoking cessation programs fail to take off in the nation where 300 million people smoke. MORE  

Kids Seeing Less Tobacco, More Booze in Movies

By McCarton Ackerman

Movies now feature far more drinking than smoking compared to 15 years ago, a study finds. MORE  

Big Tobacco Wants YOU to Keep Smoking

By Victoria Kim

As Americans cut back, tobacco companies fight to keep customers with more giveaways. MORE  

Does "Buttlegging" Fund Terrorism?

By McCarton Ackerman

The NYPD busts a giant cigarette trafficking ring with alleged ties to terrorism. MORE  

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Colorado Officials Now Want to Ban Edibles

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