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Michigan moves to be 1st state to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer moved Wednesday to make her state the first to ban flavored electronic cigarettes, accusing companies of using candy flavors and deceptive advertising to "hook children on nicotine."

Attorney General Stein files lawsuits against eight e-cigarette companies

State Attorney General Josh Stein has announced he will be filing lawsuits against eight additional e-cigarette companies.

Whiteville cracks down on tobacco use in city building, vehicles

The City of Whiteville is implementing some new rules that will impact smokers.

South Brunswick parents talk growing vaping trend and how to get ahead of it

School staff confiscate e-vaping devices daily according to the principal. It's enough of an issue to get South Brunswick parents talking Monday night.

US health officials move to tighten sales of e-cigarettes

U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan designed to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online.

Vape pen confirmed to have killed FL man, burning 80 percent of his body

An exploding vaping pen is confirmed to have killed a 38-year-old man at his home.

Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kids

Federal health officials on Tuesday announced a nationwide crackdown on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand following months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators.

Study finds teens who use e-cigarettes exposed to toxic chemicals

More and more teenagers have been trying e-cigarettes in recent years. Now, a new study shows adolescents who use them are exposed to significant levels of chemicals that could potentially cause cancer.

Oregon teen nearly loses eye as e-cigarette explodes in his face

A 17-year-old boy from Oregon suffered injuries to his teeth, hands and face when an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth this week.

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NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon.