St. Louis Co. Raises Age for Buying Cigarettes, Vapor ProductsBecomes 193rd U.S. municipality to adopt "Tobacco 21" ordinance.
County Council Close to Smoking Age DecisionThe St. Louis County Council is one vote away from raising the legal smoking age to 21.
Creve Coeur Considers Ban On All Outdoor SmokingBill sponsor says 90 percent of public response to his measure has been positive.
New FDA Guidelines to Include Hookah and CigarsIn 90 days, it will be illegal to sell e-cigarettes, hookah tobacco or cigars to anyone under the age of 18.
Kansas City Petition Challenges E-Cigarette Use RestrictionThe deadline to turn in the petition was Sunday.
CDC Adds E-Cigarettes to Anti-Smoking Campaign"Many children are using e-cigarettes and getting hooked on nicotine."
Missouri Lawmakers Ban E-Cigarette Sales to TeensMost Missouri teenagers no longer will be able to buy electronic cigarettes after state lawmakers voted Thursday to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a bill banning their sale to anyone under 18.
Nixon Enlists Health Professionals on E-CigarettesGov. Jay Nixon is eliciting support from health professionals as he tries to persuade Missouri lawmakers to sustain his veto of legislation dealing with electronic cigarettes.
Study: Electronic Cigarette Use Up 60 Percent Among Middle, High SchoolersAmerica's cardiologists are growing increasingly worried about electronic cigarettes.
Police Coax Burglar Down From Tree With Water, E-CigarettesAfter several hours of trying to coax the man down with water and e-cigarettes, police finally convinced the barefoot man to climb down out of the tree.
Chesterfield Bans E-Cigarette Sales to Minors The St. Louis County town of Chesterfield has joined a growing list of municipalities preventing the sale of vapor nicotine products to minors.
Knox County Wants to Sell E-Cigarettes to InmatesThe sheriff said he hopes offering e-cigarettes will help stop inmates from smuggling in real cigarettes.

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