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The head of the Food and Drug Administration is considering pulling all flavored e-cigarettes from the U.S. market in response to an “epidemic” of teen use.

The details: The FDA sent out letters to e-cigarette companies giving them 60 days to prove they can keep the products away from minors. The vast majority of the violations were for the illegal sale of five e-cigarette products — Vuse, Blu, JUUL Labs, MarkTen XL, and Logic. These five brands currently comprise over 97% of the U.S. market for e-cigarettes.

The backdrop: This move by the FDA has been a long time coming. E-cigarette companies have been under scrutiny in recent months for their products' popularity from minors, and the FDA had signaled it was planning to crackdown on its efforts to protect the American youth from nicotine addiction.

Statement from JUUL: "JUUL Labs will work proactively with FDA in response to its request. We are committed to preventing underage use of our product, and we want to be part of the solution in keeping e-cigarettes out of the hands of young people."

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Rep. Lou Correa tests positive for COVID-19

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Rep. Lou Correa (D-Calif.) announced on Saturday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Why it matters: Correa is the latest Democratic lawmaker to share his positive test results after last week's deadly Capitol riot. Correa did not shelter in the designated safe zone with his congressional colleagues during the siege, per a spokesperson, instead staying outside to help Capitol Police.

Far-right figure "Baked Alaska" arrested for involvement in Capitol siege

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The FBI arrested far-right media figure Tim Gionet, known as "Baked Alaska," on Saturday for his involvement in last week's Capitol riot, according to a statement of facts filed in the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia.

The state of play: Gionet was arrested in Houston on charges related to disorderly or disruptive conduct on the Capitol grounds or in any of the Capitol buildings with the intent to impede, disrupt, or disturb the orderly conduct of a session, per AP.