Study Finds Link Between Low-Nicotine Cigarettes, QuittingSmokers who switched to special low-nicotine ones wound up smoking less and were more likely to try to quit, researchers found.
Man Pleads Guilty in Plot to Distribute $6.6M in CigarettesA Pikesville man has pleaded guilty to plotting to distribute $6.6 million in contraband cigarettes.
Md. Retailers Illegally Selling Cigarettes to Underage MinorsNew findings show more than 30 percent of tobacco retailers in Maryland are selling cigarettes to underage youth.
Survey: E-cigs Surpass Regular Cigs in Teen UseElectronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government's annual drug use survey finds.
Camel Maker Reynolds Snuffs Out Workplace SmokingCamel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.
CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month EarlyAs CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
No Booze for D.C. Folks? New Hampshire May Fix Law New Hampshire is assuring residents of the nation's capital that they can purchase alcohol in the state despite a law that suggests otherwise. But cigarettes? Maybe not.
Cigarette Theives Strike Same 7-Eleven Three Times for $1,000's in SmokesVirginia Beach police are looking for two suspects believed to be responsible for three large thefts of cigarettes at one convenience store since last August.
Maryland Health Group Pushes For $1 Tobacco Tax Hike A Maryland health group says it has support from 200 candidates for the Maryland General Assembly to increase the state's tobacco tax by $1 a pack.
5 Key Questions About The Future Of E-Cigarettes5 key questions about e-cigarettes as the industry awaits the FDA to propose rules for the tobacco alternative.
CVS Goes Cold Turkey; May Pressure Rivals, Or NotIt has long been gospel among retailers that tobacco pulls so much business into stores, with smokers also picking up water, gum or a bag of chips, that dumping it would be a sales killer.
Experts Increasingly Contemplate End Of SmokingA growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.