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The United States Thursday issued a sweeping ban on sales of e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco and hookahs to those under 18, marking the first time these products have been federally regulated. The ban will go into effect in 90 days, according to the US Food and Drug Administration, which issued the final rule after several years of study and debate. Until now, the marketplace for tobacco products outside of traditional cigarettes has been like "the wild, wild west," said Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products.
US Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, the nation's top Republican, said Thursday he was not ready to support Donald Trump as the party's presumptive presidential nominee in the November election. "To be perfectly candid... I'm just not ready to do that at this point," Ryan told CNN. "I am not there right now," Ryan went on.