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Massachusetts Smokers Sue Philip Morris To Pay For Lung Cancer ScreeningsA decade after a group of smokers from Massachusetts sued Philip Morris USA to try to force the cigarette maker to pay for lung cancer screenings, the case will finally be heard by a jury.
Smoking At Home Has 'Direct Impact On Pets,' Study FindsResearch shows household smoking can lead to cancer and weight gain in pets.
New Year’s ResolutionsWe will ring in a brand new year with thoughts of undoing or redoing some of the things we did last year!
Boston Raises Age To Buy Tobacco And Nicotine Products To 21Boston is raising the minimum age for purchasing cigarettes and other tobacco products from 18 to 21.
Research Shows Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Help Smokers Cut BackNew research shows low-nicotine cigarettes may help people light up less.
New Mass. Regulations On Sale Of E-Cigarettes Start Sept. 25Anyone under 18 years old will be barred from buying electronic cigarettes in Massachusetts and the liquid and gels used in the devices will have to be sold in child-resistant packaging under new regulations approved by the attorney general's office.
Providence Considering Downtown Smoking BanRhode Island's capital is considering an ordinance that would prohibit smoking throughout downtown, a ban that an advocacy group says is the most wide-reaching one it's seen.
Boston-Bound Flight Turns Around For Passenger Who Wouldn’t Stop SmokingThe passenger aboard the United Airlines flight reportedly disobeyed flight attendants.
Man Smoking Cigarette Beneath 'No Smoking' Sign Arrested On WarrantsA man smoking a cigarette under a "No Smoking" sign was arrested after police found he had warrants out for his arrest in several courts.
4 Arrested For Fights After Wampanoag BallFalmouth police say four people have been arrested after several fights broke out after the Wampanoag Ball at a Cape Cod resort on Saturday night.
Goals Are Dreams With A DeadlineAccording to Forbes magazine, just 8% of us achieve our New Year's Resolutions each year.
Happy New Year!Most folks have overindulged in oh so many ways. And now we have begun to wonder how on earth we are going to undo the damage done?

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