Police: 3 Men Arrested For Selling Alcohol, Vape Products To Minors At Stores On Long IslandSuffolk County police investigated five businesses and arrested employees from three different stores in Babylon.
Town Of Hempstead Considers Banning Stores Near Schools, Parks And Playgrounds From Selling Vaping ProductsAfter a mother lobbied officials, the nation's largest township is proposing a ban on all vaping sales within 1,000 feet of a school, park or playground.
Brooklyn Catholic School Turns To Hands-On Science In Fight Against Teen's Epidemic Use Of Toxic E-CigarettesStudents at one Clinton Hill high school are taking part in a novel experiment created by Cornell University testing the effect e-cigarette vapor has on living cells.
Federal Crackdown On Flavored E-Cigarette Cartridge Sales Takes EffectThe crackdown aims to reduce vaping by young people.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Renews Call For Recreational MarijuanaDuring his State of the State address Wednesday, he said legalization is necessary to keep residents safe.
2 More New Yorkers Die Of Vaping-Related Illnesses, Making 4 StatewideCuomo said the latest victims were a woman in her 20s from New York City and another woman in her 50s from Ontario County.
N.J. Parents Come Out In Force To Protest Controversial Vaccination BillThe demonstration went on for hours outside as lawmakers tried to cast votes on several bills inside.
FDA Bans Some Vaping Products, Including Fruit And Mint FlavorsThe Trump administration is banning flavored vape products that appeal to children.
'If He Gets Any Worse, He's Going To Die': Man Recovering After Falling Dangerously Ill From Vaping THCDoctors have linked a number of vaping-related illnesses and deaths to THC and vitamin E acetate.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Propose Ban On E-Cig Flavors, Ads Aimed At YouthAction against e-cigarettes has gained urgency amid the rise of a vaping illness nationwide.
New York City Approves Ban On Sale Of Flavored E-CigarettesSupporters of the ban say the flavors target kids, but adult users worry they will return to traditional tobacco.
As Vote To Ban Flavored Vaping Products Looms, NYC Users Warn They'll Go Back To SmokingThe numbers on the vaping crisis stand at 47 deaths reported nationwide. More than 2,200 people have been treated for illnesses.
Doctors Find New 'Popcorn Lung'-Like Lung Damage Linked To VapingDoctors believe they've discovered a new type of lung injury related to vaping after a teenager in Canada nearly died of something like "popcorn lung."
Second New Yorker Dies Of Vaping-Related IllnessThe victim was identified as a Manhattan man in his 30s. A 17-year-old boy from the Bronx died of a similar condition last month.
New York Sues JUUL For Allegedly Fueling Youth Vaping EpidemicThe lawsuit also claims the company misled consumers and misrepresented its products by saying they’re a safer alternative to smoking.