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Rockies Player Accidentally Swallowed Chewing Tobacco

The Miami Marlins just finished off winning three of four from the Colorado Rockies, but lost in the one loss was what happened to Rockies All-Star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez on Wednesday.

CBS Miami–04/04/2014

Electronic cigarettes with different flavored E liquid on display at the Vapor Shark store on February 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Senate Snuffs Out E-Cigarette Sales To Minors

Amid concerns about kids getting hooked on nicotine or tobacco, the Florida Senate on Tuesday voted 40-0 to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.

CBS Miami–03/19/2014

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Smoking Could Cause Harm To Your Pets

Smoking costs Americans about $96 billion dollars each year in medical expenses. We know what smoking and second hand smoke does to us but chances are you don’t know the dangerous effect that it can have on your pet.

CBS Miami–08/04/2013

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Margate Man Charged In Seattle Fire Bomb Attack

A man from Margate has been charged in an arson attack where he allegedly used a fire bomb in Seattle.

07/09/2013

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Controversial Smartphone Apps Promote Smoking For Kids

These days, it seems like you can do just about anything on your mobile device: text friends, play games, even smoke a cigarette.

CBS4–12/21/2012

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Something Extra: Sexy Smoking?

Congress outlawed advertising tobacco products on television more than forty years ago.

CBS4–12/10/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette Peddler

It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.

10/16/2012

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Experts: Tax Loophole Fueling Rise In Teen Tobacco Use

A federal tax loophole is enabling teenagers to switch from cigarettes to lower priced, cigarette-style cigars. Statistics reveal it’s getting the next generation hooked.

CBS Miami–08/15/2012

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CDC: Pot Smoking Among Teens Exceeds Cigarette Smoking

While teens smoking cigarettes continues to decline, that doesn’t necessarily mean teens have quit smoking.

CBS4–06/08/2012

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Comissioners Attempt To Ban Flavored Tobacco

The future of flavored tobacco products being sold in Miami-Dade County is not so clear as commissioners set out to get rid of them. In hopes of discouraging high-school kids from purchasing the funky-flavored chewing tobacco and cigars.

CBS4–05/15/2012

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