Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with All States 167,454 headlines found

1 View

[North Carolina] N.C. gets bad tobacco grade

Mississippi, Virginia, Texas and North Carolina were considered the worst states in the nation. There are five areas that are looked at: tobacco program funding; smoke-free air (restrictions); tobacco taxes; access to cessation; and the minimum age to pur
Lumberton (NC) Robesonian
added Feb 3, 2018 00:42
1 View

[Virginia] Altria Group will pay $3,000 bonus to all non-executive employees

said it also plans to set aside $35 million over three years for philanthropic programs in the communities where it has operations, focusing particularly on nonprofit programs in youth development and workforce preparedness. The money is in addition to th
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 00:29
1 View

How healthy is YOUR state? Map reveals tobacco-loving North Dakota has the highest rate of life-threatening illness - but its neighbors are fitter than anywhere else

North Dakota is the least healthy state with 12.4 percent of people living with an ailment More than a third of North Dakotans smoke tobacco, higher than the national average of 20 percent Life insurance applicants are overall healthier than the average
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2018 00:24
7 Views

[Florida] Trial Group Of The Year: Jones Day ($$)

Law360
added Feb 3, 2018 00:19
2 Views

[Rhode Island] Rep. Diaz introduces legislation that would add marijuana, vapor to secondhand smoke laws

The bill (2018-H 7299) would provide that any law or regulation which prohibits or protects a person from exposure to secondhand smoke would also include secondhand marijuana smoke or vapor, regardless of how the smoke or vapor was generated.
State of Rhode Island General Assembly
added Feb 3, 2018 00:16
1 View

[Colorado] Residents vent at pot moratorium meeting

Saguache Town Trustee Terry Gillette summed up the pros and cons of allowing the grows to be approved indiscriminately ...The cons he listed as: increased crime (thefts, violence, illegal grows); in children and teens, hazardous exposure to second-hand sm
Monte Vista (CO) Center Post Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 00:12
0 Views

[California] Public Smoking Bans Help Children of Smokers, SDSU Study Finds

Public smoking bans even help the children of smokers, laying to rest a theory that bans force adult smokers to light up more often at home, according to a new study at San Diego State University.
Times of San Diego
added Feb 3, 2018 00:07
1 View

[Indiana] Lafayette City Council may ban e-smoking

will consider an ordinance Monday that would ban e-cigarettes in indoor public places. Lafayette City Council President Ron Campbell said several citizens approached him about concerns with e-cigarettes and vaping. Electronic smoking devices use a batte
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Feb 3, 2018 00:03
1 View

[Illinois] Editorial: Raise the tobacco-buying age to 21

The legal age for buying alcohol is still 21 in the U.S. for the same reason that the tobacco age should be: protecting the health of young people and helping them avoid terrible decisions that they and their families will regret for decades to come.
Chicago Tribune
added Feb 3, 2018 00:02
5 Views

[Nebraska] Federal case over cigarette bootlegging law looms over Ho-Chunk raid

A dispute over a law designed to remedy interstate cigarette bootlegging was one of the flash points surrounding a federal raid on the Winnebago Indian Reservation this week. The tribe says the operation by several dozen agents of the federal Bureau of A
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Feb 2, 2018 18:33
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines