The NTSB has been investigating the explosion at the Flower Branch apartments in Silver Spring for nearly three years.
The change is “the most recent step in an ongoing effort to further prevent youth access to tobacco products.”
The Senate leader said Thursday his bill will cover all tobacco products, including vaping devices.
Maryland lawmakers are moving forward on legislation that would reform the University of Maryland Medical System’s board of directors in the wake of a self-dealing scandal. Here is a look at other key legislative developments from Wednesday.
The House of Delegates voted 101-35 to send the measure to Gov. Larry Hogan. The House agreed to a change made by the Senate to allow an exception for active-duty members of the military.
There is growing evidence that hookah smoking affects heart rate and blood pressure, with chronic use linked to an increased risk of heart disease, the American Heart Association warned Friday.
The FDA has issued warning letters and demanded the stores detail their efforts to correct violations later this month.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed legislation banning people under 21 from buying tobacco and nicotine products, a measure enacted in a state known historically for its tobacco production.
Six states and the District of Columbia have already raised the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21, and Virginia is on track to enact similar legislation.
Youth tobacco use has risen dramatically in the last year, according to a new study released by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Baltimore Police Department provided little insight Monday into why six officers were reassigned from the task force.
Smoking rates have dropped by 67 percent since 1965, when the U.S. government first began tracking smoking rates.
Next to the scribbled numbers and scratched initials, high school students across the country can expect a different message on bathroom stalls: one from the government.
WASHINGTON — The Montgomery County Council has voted to amend laws and penalties pertaining to prostitution, tobacco sales to minors and radon testing. New prostitution penalties target people buying sex Montgomery County police now have alternative methods of enforcement. At an officer’s…
WASHINGTON — One of the arguments in favor of electronic cigarettes: they’re an effective, harmless substitute for real tobacco. But a new study may put a dent in that concept, at least among teenagers. A…
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.