Michigan wants to award a $9.6 million contract to Xerox to help make sure taxes are paid on cigarettes.
A potentially deadly situation is averted after residents in an apartment building in Detroit are evacuated due to a fire.
Flint-based McLaren Health Care has instituted a no-nicotine policy for all job applicants, testing them for tobacco use as part of the drug screening process.
More than 29 percent of Michigan’s total cigarette consumption in 2011 was smuggled into the state, according to The Mackinac Center for Public Policy.
Some community college students say beach-goers should see fewer cigarette butts in the sand next summer, thanks to their cleanup project.
Waterford fire investigators say cigarettes put in a plastic container started a Monday afternoon fire that destroyed five apartments.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services wants college campuses nationwide to take steps to eliminate tobacco use.
Livonia police are investigating a beating at a group home allegedly sparked by an argument about cigarettes that left one man seriously injured and another member of the group home facing charges.
With Earth Day approaching, a public health nonprofit group is trying to call attention to a huge litter problem: cigarette butts.
A Troy plastic surgeon is warning that smoking before some types of breast surgery could cause your nipples to turn black and fall off.