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[Nebraska] Cass County town goes tobacco-free; it's no longer for sale anywhere in town

Smokers will be disappointed if they try to buy tobacco products in Greenwood, Nebraska. A gas station/convenience store closed about four months ago, leaving the Cass County town of about 680 people without a tobacco retail outlet, village board member
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Apr 5, 2018 19:11
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[Canada, USA] MORIAL / WIMMER: Tackling smoking in the black community — a step toward eliminating health disparities

[FDA] has found that African-Americans who use menthol cigarettes have less success quitting... Our two organization, the American Lung Association and the National Urban League are working to change that. We have formed a unique partnership to combat s
The Hill
added Apr 5, 2018 19:10
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Recharging the E-Cigarette Market

“The disposable was the king of the hill, but the cartridge version is now firmly in the lead,” said Ray Story, CEO of the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association...popularity of {BAT]'s VUSE, which began taking command of market share in late 201
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 5, 2018 00:28
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Lil' Drug Store Products Inc. Adds Nicotac™ Brand Nicotine Gum to Product Portfolio

the latest addition to their growing portfolio of health and wellness brands. Beginning on May 1, 2018, NicotacTM will ship exclusively to convenience stores to help the estimated 22 million adult smokers who say they want to quit smoking each year. Lil
PR Newswire
added Apr 4, 2018 20:19
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Quitting investment in tobacco

Effective immediately, Qantas Super will no longer invest in tobacco manufacturers. We are currently selling the small holdings we own. In announcing the decision, Chief Investment Officer Andrew Spence said: “Given the negative social costs and health
Qantas Super (au)
added Apr 4, 2018 20:17
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[USA] China Shows No One Wants a Trade War, Really

Tobacco and sorghum farms, too, tend to be in traditionally conservative areas of the South -- Texas, Virginia and North Carolina -- where Democrats have been making increasing inroads.
Bloomberg News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:09
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[USA] China to Levy $50 Billion of Reciprocal Tariffs on 106 U.S. Products

China will levy 25% reciprocal tariffs on 106 U.S. products including soybean, automobile, aircraft, tobacco and chemicals, CCTV reports
Bloomberg News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:08
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New York’s pension funds still invest in guns, tobacco and oil

In March 1996, then-state Comptroller H. Carl McCall declined to divest from tobacco stocks. However, he did agree to hold off on increasing the fund’s tobacco investments, citing the high potential for lawsuits against tobacco manufacturers, which could
City & State NY
added Apr 4, 2018 16:57
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[Kansas, Missouri] Tobacco sellers' lawsuit overturned Topeka's 21-and-up law. Could KC area be next?

In the past few years, 15 municipalities on the Kansas side of the Kansas City metro have passed ordinances restricting tobacco sales to people 21 and over. Now a court ruling in a Shawnee County lawsuit is calling into question whether those ordinances
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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[Australia] Council to ban smoking at Macquarie Mall?

In the March Liverpool Council meeting, a motion was addressed regarding complaints from residents about the impact smoking had at Liverpoool’s Macquarie Mall. The motion was carried to collate community feedback in the form of a survey to help council
Liverpool City Champion (au)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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