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  • Electronic cigarette
  • A San Francisco supervisor is set to unveil a measure that would put restrictions on the use and sale of e-cigarettes in the city.
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richmond, cigarettes, children, FDA, san francisco news
  • Hand holding cigarette
  • The Sonoma County city of Healdsburg could soon be the first city in the state to raise the minimum age for buying cigarettes.
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healdsburg, cigarettes, cancer, north bay news
  • In this Saturday, March 2, 2013 photo, a woman smokes a cigarette while sitting in her truck in Hayneville, Ala.
  • The FDA is launching an advertising campaign targeting at-risk youth highlighting the dangers of smoking.
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smoking, cigarettes, health
  • Campbell police have released a sketch of a man whos wanted for an attempted rape and robbery.
  • The Campbell Police Department is asking for your help identifying the man in a sketch who's wanted for attempted rape and robbery.
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campbell, sex crimes, crime, violence, cigarettes, south bay news
  • Electronic cigarette
  • The Richmond City Council has voted unanimously to adopt a new ordinance to prohibit e-cigarettes in any enclosed public space.
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richmond, cigarettes, children, FDA, east bay news
  • A bottle of soda and sugar cubes
  • We all know too much sugar can rot your teeth and expand your waistline. But is it "the most dangerous drug" of our time?
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centers for disease control, food, obesity, diabetes, smoking, cigarettes, drugs, health
  • Pressure mounts for $2 per pack tax on cigarettes
  • Health groups are ramping up their pressure on state lawmakers for a $2-per-pack cigarette tax in California.
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cigarettes, taxes, sacramento, state capitol, politics video
  • Pressure mounts for $2 per pack tax on cigarettes
  • Health groups are ramping up their pressure on state lawmakers for a $2-per-pack cigarette tax in California.
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cigarettes, taxes, sacramento, state capitol, politics, nannette miranda
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  • Even if x-rays and other health tests are normal, smokers may still have early cell damage that could lead to cancer.
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smoking, cigarettes, cancer, medical research, health
  • Campbell apartment fire
  • A discarded cigarette is being blamed for a fire that burned people out of a Campbell apartment complex.
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campbell, fire, cigarettes, smoking, news
  • Cigarettes behind a counter.
  • San Francisco could become the first city in the nation to limit the number of retailers selling tobacco.
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smoking, laws, cigarettes, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • Close up of cigartette packs for sale.
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  • Smoking may not be illegal in California, but finding a place to do it just got tougher.
  • The Petaluma City Council starts the New Year Monday with a formal vote on an anti-smoking ordinance.
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smoking, petaluma, cigarettes, north bay news
  • Hand holding cigarette
  • A new Department of Public Health report shows 18 to 24-year-olds are now smoking more than any other age group in California.
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cancer, cigarettes, smoking, sacramento, news
  • Hand holding cigarette
  • A new Department of Public Health report shows 18 to 24-year-olds are now smoking more than any other age group in California.
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sacramento, smoking, cigarettes, cancer, california news, nannette miranda
  • Smoking may not be illegal in California, but finding a place to do it just got tougher.
  • The Petaluma City Council on Monday night unanimously passed an ordinance that bans smoking in apartments and other units of multi-family dwellings.
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smoking, petaluma, cigarettes, north bay news
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  • Text and video messages designed to help quit smoking nearly doubled the success rate for attempted quitters.
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smoking, cigarettes, medical research, study, health
  • Contra Costa Health Services is gearing up to convince smokers to stub out their cigarettes for good next week.
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smoking, contra costa county, cigarettes, east bay news
  • Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that creates tougher penalties for stores that sell cigarettes to minors.
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jerry brown, cigarettes, peninsula news
  • Public opinion on Prop 29 shifts amidst ad blitz
  • A closely-watched effort to impose a new tax on tobacco to pay for cancer research has failed.
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taxes, smoking, cigarettes, politics video
  • California cigarette tax still undecided
  • It's been almost a week since the election and we still don't know the fate of the cigarette tax.
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cigarettes, taxes, elections, voting, los angeles, politics video
  • California cigarette tax still undecided
  • It's been almost a week since the election and we still don't know the fate of the cigarette tax.
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sacramento, cigarettes, taxes, elections, voting, los angeles, politics, nannette miranda
  • A pro-Prop 29 t-shirt
  • The initiative would tack on a $1 tax per pack of cigarettes for cancer research.
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elections, voting, election day, cigarettes, smoking, taxes, politics video
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  • Voters are deciding whether to approve a tobacco tax that has been the target of a multimillion-dollar opposition campaign.
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elections, voting, election day, cigarettes, smoking, taxes, politics video
  • More than 45 million Americans smoke; some of those who want to quit are trying out electronic cigarettes.
  • More than 45 million Americans smoke; some of those who want to quit are trying out electronic cigarettes.
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consumer reports, smoking, cigarettes, consumer news
  • More than 45 million Americans smoke; some of those who want to quit are trying out electronic cigarettes.
  • More than 45 million Americans smoke; some of those who want to quit are trying out electronic cigarettes.
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consumer reports, smoking, cigarettes, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • A group of men smoking cigarettes.
  • Fewer smokers is bad news for California's budget.
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california watch, smoking, cigarettes, california budget crisis, california news