Smoking Rates In U.S. Hit All-Time Low, CDC SaysAbout 14 percent of U.S adults admit to being smokers last year, down from about 16 percent in 2016, government figures from the CDC show.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
1 Cigarette Per Day Still Raises Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsBritish researchers say that even smoking just one cigarette per day still has a significant impact on a person's risk for developing heart disease or having a stroke.
Study: Vaping Just As Harmful As SmokingIf you’re thinking electronic cigarettes are healthier than tobacco cigarettes, researchers say think again.
New State Tax Has Some Smokers Considering QuittingA new state tax went into effect on Monday, increasing the price of cigarettes.
Study: Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Worse Than CigarettesSecondhand marijuana smoke may damage your blood vessels even more than cigarette smoke.
Smoking Policy Ignites Controversy Between Hospital Employees, NeighborsA controversy has been ignited over people lighting up near Allegheny General Hospital.
Cigarettes, Cell Phones Taken In Point Marion Family Dollar Break-InState Police in Fayette County are searching for suspects after a Family Dollar store was burglarized in the overnight hours between Thursday and Friday.
Proposed Ordinance Would Forbidden Smoking On Beaver Co. PropertyBeaver County Commissioners are working on a possible ordinance to ban smoking on county property.
Teen Gets 14 To 28 Years For Beaver Co. Woman's Killing A western Pennsylvania boy who was just 14 when he fatally shot a woman who told him to "get a job" when he tried bum a cigarette from her boyfriend must spend 14 to 28 years in state prison.
FDA Moves To Regulate E-CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration is taking the first step toward regulating electronic cigarettes.
Woman Mugged On Steel Valley High School TrackA woman was mugged late Wednesday while on the track at Steel Valley High School.