Moscow to Ban Smoking in Restaurants by 2014

Moscow authorities plan to ban smoking in restaurants and pubs by 2014 and increase penalties for drinking alcohol in public places, according to a draft plan published on the website of the city’s department of economic policy and development. “The ban on smoking in public places will be introduced gradually. In 2012 a total ban […]

Lindsay Lohan White House Dinner

Lindsay Lohan Handed Bathroom Attendant $100 After Sneaky Cigarette Break at White House Dinner

Lindsay Lohan’s redemption tour continued with a random act of kindness at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, starting with a possibly illegal smoke break and ending with a bizarre run-in with a bathroom attendant that left Lohan’s wallet $100 lighter. LiLo stole away to the...

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Smoking fine burns up Kirsten Dunst

Smokin’ hot KIRSTEN DUNST got all burned up during lunch in the Chateau Marmont garden when a waiter told her to douse her cigarette pronto – or be liable for a $500 fine! Snapped the “Spider-Man” sweetie: “I always smoke here!” Sighed the waiter: “Not...

10 surprising benefits of quitting smoking

Rick Morris is one of seven CNN viewers participating in the CNN Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge. He quit smoking on an episode of “Sanjay Gupta, M.D.” and has been smoke-free since. About two months ago, I quit smoking. At the time there were many reasons...