Dry and breezy weather is causing conditions in the area that are ripe for brush fires.
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A 44-year-old woman walked into an oncoming train while trying to light a cigarette.
Students starting the semester at two state schools in Massachusetts will have to leave the cigarettes at home.
The Food and Drug Administration has released nine new graphic warning labels that show the negative health effects of tobacco use.
A fire in the North End of Boston is being blamed on careless smoking.
The Hull town meeting on Tuesday rejected a proposal by the Hull Beach Management Committee to fine people for smoking or for discarding cigarette butts on the beach after Police Chief Richard Billings said he didn’t have the manpower to enforce such a ban.
The UMass Amherst faculty senate has passed a resolution that bans the use of any tobacco products on campus, starting in July of 2013.
NH House passed a bill that would cut the rate 10 cents to $1.68 per pack in hopes of attracting smokers from surrounding states with higher taxes.
Authorities say a fire that killed a woman in Ipswich was sparked by smoking.