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L.A. City Council Committee Supports E-Cigarette Ban

By Brittany Boxley and JJ Maldonado
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 11:20 a.m. PST

E-cigarettes may soon be banned in Los Angeles public venues.

LA Vapers Club Encourages Smokers to Quit

By Joy Wang
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | 8:31 p.m. PST

The use of electronic cigarettes have doubled in the past year.

UCLA Campus Goes Tobacco-Free

By Allyson Velarde
Monday, April 22, 2013 | 10:44 a.m. PDT

UCLA launched a tobacco-free policy, prohibiting the use of all tobacco products on university-owned property.

Smoking in Youth-Rated Movies Double in Two Years

By Vicki Chen
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 | 10:13 a.m. PDT

Smoking scenes in movies for young people have returned to the same number as a decade ago.

Anti-Smoking Funds Drop Despite Increased Tobacco Revenue

By Rebecca Iloulian and Layne Kaplan
Thursday, December 6, 2012 | 11:30 a.m. PST

Faced with tight budgets, state funding of tobacco prevention programs has significantly decreased.

Smoking While Drinking May Increase Hangover Risk

By Hannah Button
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 | 2:54 p.m. PST

A recent study published in the online Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs revealed that smoking may enhance the...

Marin Healthiest County in California for Third Straight Year

By Kristen Rodgers and Madeline Segura
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 | 10:47 a.m. PDT

Marin named healthiest county in California for third straight year, while L.A County ranked 28th.

New Study Shows Fewer Parents Smoking in the Car

By Julia Kelson
Monday, February 6, 2012 | 3:34 p.m. PST

A study published in Pediatrics shows fewer parents smoking with their kids in the car, but health experts are still...

Social Media Sites Top Addiction Charts

By Carly Santiago
Monday, February 6, 2012 | 1:53 p.m. PST

A majority of participants find their social media urges "irresistable."

Study: Apartments Pose High Secondhand Smoke Hazards

By Christina Hong and Jennifer Kendall
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 | 4:02 p.m. PST

Research shows that smoke can spread through cracks in fixtures, pipes, shared venitlation systems and windows.

Antwaun Woods: "It Didn't Go Our Way Tonight."

Toa Lobendahn: "We Didn't Execute Enough."

No. 17 USC Trojans Suffer Upset Loss to Washington Huskies

Sarkisian: "We Didn't Seize The Moment"

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ATVN Goes To The White House

By Rachel Scott
10/05/15 | 8:04 p.m. PDT

USC student Rachel Scott got to filter her way through the White House for the White House Instameet event. 

Thu, 10/15/15 | 11:00am
University Park Campus Trousdale Parkway
Thu, 10/15/15 | 4:00pm
University Park Campus Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hall, Doheny Memorial Library 240
Fri, 10/16/15 | 8:30am
Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN), Lobby
Sat, 10/17/15 | 12:00pm
University Park Campus Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre/Frank Sinatra Hall
Wed, 10/21/15 | 12:30pm
University Park Campus Tutor Campus Center TCC 450