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New Jersey expected to announce vaping restrictions within weeks

13 Sep 2019

Within weeks, New Jersey could become the latest state to restrict e-cigarette use, with the governor on Thursday launching a task force to find ways to curb vaping, linked by U.S. health officials to hundreds of respiratory illnesses and a half-dozen deaths. | Video

'Doing me a favor': Vapers open to Trump's proposed ban on flavored e-cigarettes

12 Sep 2019

NEW YORK New Yorkers who vape do not seem to mind if President Donald Trump pushes through a proposed ban on flavored e-cigarettes, admitting that widespread youth addiction needed to be controlled and expressing hope that it might help them quit.

'It is time to stop vaping': Kansas reports sixth U.S. death linked to mystery illness

12 Sep 2019

A Kansas resident was the sixth person to die in the United States of a mysterious respiratory illness related to vaping, state officials said on Tuesday, as public health officials scrambled to understand a nationwide health problem. | Video

From removing doors to checking sleeves, U.S. schools seek to snuff out vaping

11 Sep 2019

Students caught vaping in school can expect a lot more than a warning or detention in one North Texas district starting this fall. They will be forced to attend a special, isolated disciplinary school for a month.

After Hurricane Dorian, families turn to technology in search for the missing

07 Sep 2019

As Hurricane Dorian left thousands missing in the Bahamas, South Carolina resident Daniel Huggins worried frantically about his mother on Green Turtle Cay and, with no word from U.S. or Bahamas authorities, turned to Facebook for news.

After Hurricane Dorian, families turn to technology in search for the missing

07 Sep 2019

As Hurricane Dorian left thousands missing in the Bahamas, South Carolina resident Daniel Huggins worried frantically about his mother on Green Turtle Cay and, with no word from U.S. or Bahamas authorities, turned to Facebook for news.

After Hurricane Dorian, families turn to technology in search for the missing

07 Sep 2019

Sept 6 As Hurricane Dorian left thousands missing in the Bahamas, South Carolina resident Daniel Huggins worried frantically about his mother on Green Turtle Cay and, with no word from U.S. or Bahamas authorities, turned to Facebook for news.

Darth Dorian? Hurricane nixes some 'Star Wars' fans' Disney dream trips

31 Aug 2019

Some "Star Wars" fans who have waited decades to see the Millennium Falcon, blue milk and other artefacts of the long ago, far, far away, universe up close will have to wait just a little longer, thanks to Hurricane Dorian.

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S, possibly tied to vaping

25 Aug 2019

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 states as of Aug. 22, including one adult in Illinois who died after being hospitalized. | Video

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