Metal Objects In Some Cans Prompt Skoal Tobacco RecallSome varieties of Skoal, Copenhagen, Cope and Husky brand smokeless tobacco are being voluntarily recalled amid complaints of metal objects, some of them sharp, being spotted in cans.
Texas Lawmakers Try Again To Raise Minimum Smoking AgeThis may be the year that Texas lawmakers pass a measure raising the smoking age from 19 to 21 years old. State Sen. Carlos Uresti says this is the fourth or fifth time that he's tried to get the bill through.
California Bans Smokeless Tobacco In All BallparksWith Gov. Jerry Brown signing a bill earlier this week banning the use of smokeless tobacco in all California ballparks, the practice now seems headed toward the sport's endangered species list.
Report: Josh Hamilton Back To Chewing TobaccoFlavored toothpicks, gum, and sunflower seeds -- Josh Hamilton used them all last season to shed his addiction to chewing tobacco with the Rangers.
Some Cigarette Prices Would Climb Under Texas House BillThe Texas House has narrowly approved and sent to the Senate a bill cutting taxes on chewing tobacco by more than 30 percent but raising the price of some smaller brands of cigarettes.
Put Down The Pack, The 37th Great American SmokeoutToday is the 37th Great American Smokeout -- the day when smokers are encouraged to make a plan to quit smoking.
Jasmine's 'Dip' Song For Josh HamiltonBetween tweets, emails, Facebook posts, texts, and prison mail I was receiving from Fan fans and Rangers fans alike, I decided to stand up and be...the voice of the people.
Josh Hamilton Trying To Stop DipsJosh Hamilton is trying to stop the dips -- in his batting average and the chewing tobacco the Texas Rangers slugger has long used during games.
New Baseball Contract Limits Tobacco UseBaseball's new labor deal will limit the use of smokeless tobacco by players, but not ban it during games, as some public health groups had sought.
Fans Agree With Tobacco-Less World Series RequestFans and health officials are speaking favorably about Arlington’s request that Rangers and Cardinals players refrain from chewing tobacco during the World Series.