- New Iberia residents, businesses ponder smoking ban Updated: Jun-02-15 3:49 am
NEW IBERIA, Louisiana - Residents will get a chance to voice their opinions on a proposal to ban smoking in bars in New Iberia.
- In a nation of smokers, Beijing bans lighting up indoors Updated: Jun-01-15 6:04 am
BEIJING - China's capital began imposing the country's toughest ban on smoking in public places Monday in hopes of stemming a looming health crisis in a society where smoking remains a nearly ubiquitous part of dining, social events and life in general.
- 2 Central Illinois colleges readying for smoking ban Updated: May-31-15 5:04 am
NORMAL, Illinois - Two central Illinois schools are getting ready for a new state law that prohibits smoking on public college campuses starting July 1.
- Indiana city considers adding e-cigarettes to smoking ban Updated: May-25-15 4:11 am
GREENWOOD, Indiana - Officials in an Indianapolis suburb are considering a proposal that would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in public places.
- No campfire limits in Arizona forests for holiday weekend Updated: May-23-15 6:26 am
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Arizona's national forests will be free of campfire and smoking restrictions over the Memorial Day weekend.
- Tempe approves fines for smoking in cars with kids Updated: May-22-15 2:01 am
TEMPE, Arizona - Smoking in cars in Tempe just got harder after the City of Tempe Council approved an ordinance that bans smoking in a car with a child inside.
- Kingman passes ban on smoking in cars with kids present Updated: May-21-15 2:45 pm
KINGMAN, Arizona - Kingman drivers will have to put out their cigarettes if they have kids in the car under a new smoking ban that takes effect this summer.
- Middlesboro officials pass ban on smoking Updated: May-21-15 10:13 am
MIDDLESBORO, Kentucky - Officials in Middlesboro have passed a ban on smoking in public places.
- Lafayette officials reject smoking ban in bars Updated: May-20-15 9:57 am
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - The Lafayette City-Parish Council has rejected a proposed ban on smoking in bars in the city and unincorporated areas of the parish.
- Indianapolis bar owners challenge city's smoking ban Updated: May-19-15 3:56 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The owners of two Indianapolis bars who want to overturn the city's 2012 ban on smoking have pleaded their case before the Indiana Court of Appeals.
- Eugene considers banning smoking on downtown sidewalks Updated: May-17-15 5:49 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - Eugene is mulling a sidewalk smoking ban.
- Terrebonne, Lafourche leaders don't see need for smoking ban Updated: May-14-15 7:24 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - Despite a new, well-publicized smoking ban in New Orleans, smoking regulations in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes will likely stay at the status quo for now.
- At medical marijuana warehouse, plants rise as launch nears Updated: May-05-15 5:46 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Kim Kelsey walked row-by-row through a maze of hundreds of growing marijuana plants, dumbstruck, ecstatic and near tears at the 2-foot-tall plants and what she hopes they will do for her son.