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Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes

Nov. 13, 2018 4:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's leading e-cigarette maker is halting store sales of some flavors to deter use by kids. The move by Juul Labs Inc. comes ahead of an expected U.S. government crackdown on underage sales of flavored e-cigarettes. Juul said it stopped filling store orders Tuesday for mango, fruit,...

Republicans favor new federal regulation on sports gambling

Sep. 27, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

House Republicans strongly favor new federal regulations on sports gambling after the Supreme Court allowed states to open sports books. At a hearing of a House Judiciary subcommittee, GOP members expressed concerns Thursday about advertisements and online gambling platforms targeting minors, as well as the...

Republicans favor new federal regulation on sports gambling

Sep. 27, 2018 5:18 PM EDT

House Republicans strongly favor new federal regulations on sports gambling after the Supreme Court allowed states to open sports books. At a hearing of a House Judiciary subcommittee, GOP members Thursday expressed concerns about advertisements and online gambling platforms targeting minors, as well as the...

City considers resolution critical of Drag Queen Story Hour

Sep. 15, 2018 12:52 PM EDT

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Two members of the governing council in a Louisiana city are pushing a resolution critical of their local library's plan to host a "Drag Queen Story Hour." The resolution by Lafayette City-Parish Councilmen Jared Bellard and William Theriot is to be considered by the council on...