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File photo of a person lighting a cigarette. (Photo by ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Rising Cigarette Taxes Leads To Reduction In Alcohol Consumption

A new study indicates that rising taxes on cigarettes are decreasing the frequency and amount of indulgence in another vice – alcohol – for what researchers called “vulnerable groups.”

08/12/2013

An AR-15 rifle and AK-47 rifle were found at a crime scene in Saltillo, Mexico. Venegas had pleaded guilty to falsely claiming that the guns he was buying were for him. Guns are often purchased in the U.S. by "straw buyers" and later smuggled to Mexico. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Feds Sentence Texas Man For ‘Straw Buyer’ Guns Found In Mexico Crime Scenes

A South Texas man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for buying guns in Laredo intended for use in Mexico.

02/25/2013

Mitt Romney (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette Peddler

It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.

10/16/2012

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10 Medical Tests Men Need

According to information provided by AHRQ.gov, men need to get 10 preventive medical tests to stay healthy.

07/18/2011

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