Today is Monday, Sept. 23, 2019. Here’s what you need to know:
Walmart announced Friday that it plans to stop selling e-cigarettes amid the handful of deaths caused by them.
The company plans on completing the exit after selling the remainder of e-cigarette inventory. Other than e-cigarettes, Walmart will continue to sell other tobacco products.
Earlier this summer, Walmart changed the age requirement to 21 or older to purchase any tobacco or nicotine products. Despite saying it would stop selling sweet-flavored e-cigarettes at the time, Walmart has continued until this point.
News from The Post:
Parents Weekend brought a lot of moms and dads to Athens. (The Post)
The Send Silence Packing display will travel to Ohio University on Tuesday. (The Post)
Here are some ways to get into the fall spirit despite the heat. (The Post)
Scores and Game Times:
Ohio volleyball had a solid weekend at the North Texas tournament. (The Post)
Ohio field hockey lost 7-0 against Duke on Sunday. (The Post)
You may want to grab your umbrella. There’s a 30% chance of rain today with a high of 78 degrees. (Courtesy of Scalia Lab)
You might also want to know…
The 186th Oktoberfest has begun in Munich. (ABC News)
Amid sexual assault allegations, Antonio Brown says he will no longer play in the NFL. (NBC News)
Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness opened up about his past. (The New York Times)