An e-cigarette (Wikimedia Commons Photo)

E-cigarette ‘vaping’ ban takes effect at midnight

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – E-cigarette users in the city of Los Angeles will be relegated to the ranks of tobacco smokers come midnight, when a ban on e- cigarette use at bars, restaurants and other […]


A sales associate demonstrates the use of a electronic cigarette and the smoke like vapor that comes from it in Aurora, Colo. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Council considers restrictions on e-cigarettes in LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – E-cigarette use — often called “vaping” — would be banned at bars, nightclubs, restaurants and some other public areas under an ordinance to be taken up by the Los Angeles City […]


University of California Irvine

UC Irvine reversing course on e-cigarette use

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Just weeks after instituting new smoking rules that allowed electronic cigarettes at the University of California, Irvine, campus officials have reversed themselves and banned the nicotine-vapor devices. University spokeswoman Cathy Lawhon […]