Dixon-Area Teens Killed By Electrified Bridge While Trying To Save DogTwo Dixon-area teens were electrocuted when they attempted to save a dog that had fallen into an irrigation canal and came in contact with an electrified metal bridge, authorities revealed Tuesday.
FDA Questions Juul, Altria Commitment To Combat Teen VapingThe head of the FDA questions whether Juul and its new partner Altria are following through on pledges to help reverse the boom in underage vaping.
FDA To Crack Down On Menthol Cigarettes, Flavored VapesIn a major new effort to curb smoking, a top U.S. health official pledged Thursday to try to ban menthol from regular cigarettes, outlaw flavors in all cigars and tighten rules governing the sale of most flavored versions of electronic cigarettes.
Juul To Eliminate Social Media Accounts, Stop Retail Sales Of FlavorsThe CEO of e-cigarette maker Juul announced plans Tuesday to eliminate some of its social media accounts and halt most retail sales of flavor products as part of a plan to restrict access to minors.
Sale Of Flavored Tobacco, Vaping Products Banned In Marin CountyFlavored tobacco and vaping products will be banned from Marin County store shelves in a matter of months.
Juul's Social Media Draws Alarming Number Of Teen Followers, Study Finds Even though the company has vowed not to market to underage users, a new study shows many adolescents are being exposed to the device through social media.
San Jose Teens Turn Out For Massive City-Wide Student Voter Registration DriveFor the first time, a nearly city-wide student voter registration drive took place in San Jose. Thirteen high schools across the city participated in the pilot project aimed at sparking more civic engagement among young people.
FDA Expands Investigation Of Illegal E-Cigarette Marketing To Kids The US Food and Drug Administration pressed forward with its investigation of e-cigarette companies Friday, sending letters to 21 companies in an effort to uncover whether they are marketing products illegally and outside the agency's compliance policy.
Morgan Hill School Official Host Forum On Teen VapingWith vaping is becoming a growing problem on school campuses, on Tuesday night a South Bay school district was taking steps to keep parents in the loop.
Instagram Says It Will Now Detect Bullying In PhotosThe company said it is starting to use new machine learning technology to proactively detect bullying in photos and captions.
For Teens, SCOTUS Drama A Real-Life Study In Staying Power Of MistakesThe drama surrounding President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court over the nominee's behavior in the 1980s has reinforced a warning today's social media-savvy high school students have grown up hearing.