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After a two-year investigation about its sales practices and the marketing of its products, electronic cigarette maker Juul Labs agreed to pay almost $440 million. This will be split between 33 states and Puerto Rico. The smoking alternative, which was previously marketed to underage teens using social media, youthful influencers, and launch parties, has been blamed for the nation’s surge in teen vaping. Inside Edition Digital has more.
At least five Texas Department of Public Safety officers are now under investigation following a probe into the inaction of law enforcement during the deadly mass shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas, earlier this year. NBC News’ Antonia Hylton explains what to expect from the investigation and whether parents think the department is providing enough accountability.
A Miss Canada semi-finalist and social media influencer has died in a skydiving accident. Tanya Pardazi was a Canadian TikToker. She had more than 112,000 followers and over 2 million likes on the app. Pardazi had reportedly recently started taking skydiving lessons. She mentioned it in her final TikTok video. Local police say Pardazi was “critically injured after jumping from a plane.” Tanya Pardazi was 21 years old.