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[Minnesota] Authorities: Afton Man, Business Charged With Evading More than $918K In Sales Tax

The Minnesota Department of Revenue says Hatem Amin Younis and the Oakdale business he owns and operates — Super Smokedale Tobacco Inc. – allegedly evaded more than $918,000 in sales tax between April 2011 and December 2016, not including interest or pen
WCCO-Channel 4000
added Oct 20, 2018 14:43
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Did the South Park Vaping Episode Live Up to Our High Expectations?

it was modestly funny, but not the all-out attack on the hyperbole of the JUUL moral panic leaders we might have hoped for. I for one was rooting for the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and the FDA commissioner to get the full South Park treatment.
Vaping360 (TBEC Review)
added Oct 19, 2018 19:47
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[Massachusetts] Smoking in downtown Northampton could cost you

Lighting up in Northampton could lead to a ticket if the Board of Health imposes a smoking ban in the city's downtown business districts. At Thursday night's public forum, some residents said the city needs to find a way to curb smoking. City Councilo
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Oct 19, 2018 17:58
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[Connecticut] SAINER/ORTIZ: It's Time To Raise The Age For Buying Tobacco And E-Cigarettes

Big Tobacco has no place in Hartford, and more so, no place in Connecticut. It’s imperative that local and state lawmakers don’t let them win: increasing the age for the purchase of tobacco in Hartford is a powerful first step that could help set us on t
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Oct 19, 2018 17:47
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Philip Morris shares jump as new tobacco products gain momentum overseas ahead of US regulatory decision

PMI is awaiting a decision from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on whether it can sell the devices here...Most of its attention has been on iQOS, a device that heats tobacco instead of burning it. PMI has been trying to woo investors with its strat
CNBC
added Oct 19, 2018 17:21
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[UK] Wakefield's Pinderfields Hospital smokers shamed via loudspeaker

Staff, visitors and patients can activate the pre-recorded messages, which are then played through a speaker outside Pinderfields Hospital. "Hi, I'm Georgia, would you mind not smoking outside? Someone's mummy or daddy could be having their treatment to
BBC Online
added Oct 19, 2018 17:19
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Climate change doubters are finalists for Environmental Protection Agency Science Advisory Board

said that Enstrom's research, which has vastly different conclusions from those of the majority of scientists, justifies rolling back EPA regulations on air pollution... "His research shows that the EPA PM2.5 NAAQS is scientifically unjustified and must u
Science
added Oct 19, 2018 12:15
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Vape flavors can make nasty new chemicals in your e-liquid

There are more than 7,000 e-liquid flavors out there, and they’re pretty controversial. Right now, regulators and lawmakers are weighing how to regulate them... “YOU DON’T WANT HARM REPLACEMENT."
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Oct 19, 2018 12:15
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[Denmark] Smoking Ups Risk of Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Overall and by Subtype

Previous studies linking smoking with MPNs were conducted in women's cohorts and with various definitions of MPNs. For this study, researchers conducted a cohort study with register-based follow-up of selected people from the general population from Denm
Oncology Nurse Advisor
added Oct 19, 2018 12:10
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Ex-smokers think e-cigarettes don’t help smokers quit

According to recent data from YouGov Plan & Track, US adults aged 18-34 are much more likely to identify as non-smokers — defined as someone who has smoked fewer than 100 traditional cigarettes in their lifetime — than those aged 35 or older. In total, 7
YouGov (uk)
added Oct 19, 2018 12:06
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