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Whoa, Smoking! FDA Has Put the Brakes on New Tobacco Products

Tobacco companies have introduced almost no new cigarettes or smokeless tobacco products in the U.S. in more than 18 months because the FDA has prevented them from doing so -- an unprecedented pause for an industry that historically has introduced dozens of new products annually.

Rare yellow lobster avoids boiling pot

A lobsterman caught a 1 in 30 million yellow lobster last week in Narragansett Bay's East Passage off the coast of Newport, R.I., and this one will...