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.
Connecticut Tax Agents Seize Huge Batch Of Untaxed CigarettesConnecticut revenue agents have made what they are calling the largest seizure of contraband cigarettes in state history.
Man Convicted Of Stealing $500K In Cigarettes From WarehouseA New Jersey man has been convicted in federal court of breaking into a Connecticut warehouse and stealing more than 8,000 cartons of cigarettes worth about $500,000.
Tobacco Trafficking Operation BustedSuspect accused of selling untaxed cigarettes and tobacco products
Search And Seizure Warrants Executed At 2 Hartford BusinessesThree arrests made
Panel Looking At Smoking In Cars Ban Broadens ReviewA Connecticut task force studying whether to ban smoking in cars while children are inside is broadening its review.
Bristol Store Owner ArrestedHeroin and cocaine seized
Connecticut Steps Up Fight Against Bootlegged Cigarettes Connecticut is stepping up the fight against the trafficking of bootlegged cigarettes moving from low-tax states and into lucrative Northeast markets.
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.
Experts Increasingly Contemplate End Of SmokingA growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.
Blumenthal To Drug Stores: Don't Sell CigarettesSen. Richard Blumenthal is calling on other drug stores to follow CVS's lead and stop selling tobacco products.