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The new law has taken effect, raising from 18 the minimum age for such purchases.
President Trump says he plans to raise the age restriction on e-cigarettes to “21 or so.”
Anti-smoking activists are using the increased attention on vaping to target menthol cigarettes, but some African Americans say menthol cigarette bans will lead to discrimination.
K.C. Crosthwaite, who previously served as chief growth officer for tobacco company Altria, will replace Kevin Burns.
The vaping company is also accused of marketing its products to students, calling e-cigarettes "totally safe."
The agency is again advocating for the labels to be mandated by law after a federal judge blocked them in 2011.
In the future, the streaming service's original programs for young viewers will be cigarette-free "except for reasons of historical or factual accuracy."
Karen Mason, a volunteer for the National Audubon Society, was livid after she captured the images on a Florida beach.
E-cigarettes, which are the most common tobacco product among youth, are included in the underage ban.