An Azusa lawmaker is pushing to make California the first U.S. state to raise the minimum age to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products up to 21 years old.
Researchers say over half of young adults believe smoking tobacco out of water pipes is not harmful to their health, despite warnings from federal health officials to the contrary.
CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide as it focuses more on providing health care.
A Los Angeles councilman wants the city to change the legal age for buying cigarettes from 18 to 21.
It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.
Inland Empire smokers trying to kick the habit with so-called electronic cigarettes will have to do so outdoors, thanks to an approved ban by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors.
It’s been said that all that is needed to light a fire — or a cigarette — is a single match.
A ballot measure that would have added a dollar tax to every pack of cigarettes to fund cancer research appears to be headed for defeat.
The University of California has banned smoking and the use of chewing tobacco on all ten of its campuses.
A yearlong Federal Undercover operation ended Wednesday morning with multiple arrests and the shutdown of a major illegal gun trafficking operation in Southern California.
The California Supreme Court has lifted legal deadlines for smokers who later develop diseases like lung cancer.
City Councilman Tom LaBonge is calling the burglary and small fire that happened at a synagogue in Hollywood a hate crime.
The athlete is supporting a new initiative that would increase taxes on cigarettes, raising more the $500 million a year for cancer research.
Our cameras caught a City of L.A. employee lighting up and smoking something out of a pipe while on duty and earning your tax dollars. What was he smoking? That is what we wanted to know.