Man Dies After Lighting Cigarette at Md. Gas StationA man has died after apparently lighting a cigarette while pumping gas, officials say.
Camel Maker Reynolds Snuffs Out Workplace Smoking Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.
Md. Candidates Urged to Take Stance on Cigarette Tax Health advocates are starting a campaign to make each General Assembly candidate take a stance on a proposal to raise the cigarette tax from $2 a pack to $3.
No Butts About It: UMd. Smoking Ban Lacks EnforcementThe push for a smoke-free campus is underway at the the University of Maryland's College Park campus, but is administration just blowing smoke?
Former Surgeon General Joins E-Cig Company Board Former U.S. surgeon general Richard Carmona, who highlighted the dangers of secondhand smoke and supported a ban on all tobacco products, is joining the board of directors for NJOY Inc., the nation's leading electronic cigarette company — a move that could bring increased legitimacy to e-cigarettes as a viable alternative to traditional cigarettes.
Va. Senate Panel Backs Smoking RestrictionA Virginia Senate committee has endorsed legislation making it illegal for adults to smoke with kids in the car.