The Food and Drug Administration says menthol cigarettes likely pose a greater health risk than regular cigarettes.
Health experts still working to verify manufacturers’ claims of E-cig safety.
Backers of a proposal to increase Missouri’s lowest-in-the nation cigarette taxes wrapped up a statewide bus tour Friday at the state Capitol.
A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade along with two relatives were charged in Kentucky.
Unofficial results show an attempt to repeal the April 2011 ban failed Tuesday.
The dollar-per-pack increase will apply to cigarettes and a few other smoking devices, but not chewing tobacco or “moist snuff”.
Chris Koster says movie producers should restrict depictions of tobacco use,
The Honus Wagner card was sold for one-million, 232-thousand, 466 dollars.
10.9 billion cigarettes were bought in Missouri last year, 11.6 billion in Illinois.
A federal prison inmate has been ordered to spend an additional two and a half years behind bars for his role in a scheme to smuggle cigarettes in to the prison.