Headlines Tagged with History — 3,612 headlines found
Tributes from across the political spectrum were paid to Tom McCabe...Among his achievements was introducing the ban on smoking in public places.
Apr 20, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:35
Attempts to tackle sales threat by framing criticism of smoking as fundamentalist fanaticism are outlined in cache of documents from 1970s...“‘You couldn’t make it up’...we had tobacco industry lawyers actually developing theological arguments."
Apr 20, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 09:51
It's been less than a year since the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn from salivary gland cancer, and Gwynn's passing has brought many calls for Major League Baseball to ban the use of smokeless tobacco. As baseball and its players association move towa
Apr 19, 2015 MASN
added Apr 19, 2015 17:18
The staff at the Journal of that era had something else: nicotine. I was accustomed to smokers when I arrived, but nothing, except maybe watching Major League Baseball, had prepared me for chewers
Apr 19, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 19, 2015 10:20
If you're smoking in the car with a minor, you could pay a fine. That's what the Kingman Youth Coalition Beating Up Teen Tobacco (KYCBUTT) will be pursuing at the next City Council meeting on Tuesday. The group is asking the council to enact an ordinanc
Apr 17, 2015 Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 17, 2015 12:00
Though the company has used its tobacco profits to support charitable and educational works for decades, what's new now is that its $60-million corporate giving program is suddenly being dwarfed by a $100-million-a-year image-rebuilding campaign launched
Dec 19, 2001 The American Prospect
added Apr 14, 2015 17:19
The report told "only facts the public already knew," wrote The Millville Daily's Dave Gifford, an admitted smoker for years. Many would read "and for the most part shrug" off the report, wrote Gifford. "That's the way Americans are."
Apr 13, 2015 Vineland (NJ) Daily Journal
added Apr 14, 2015 01:41
this June, the ‘Beijing Smoking Control Regulation’ will be implemented. It’s the strictest regulation on tobacco ever... The smoking ban has a long and sad history in China. On May 1, 2008, Beijing first implemented the ‘Beijing Ban on Smoking in Public
Apr 13, 2015 The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:34
FIRST TAX ON CIGARETTES Profile America -- Saturday, April 11th. On this date in 1921, Iowa became the first state to enact a tax on cigarettes, rolling paper and associated paraphernalia. The tax was very modest, being just $1 per 1,000 cigarettes. Iow
Apr 11, 2015 PR Newswire
added Apr 13, 2015 10:24
first professional work was a comedy short that he wrote and directed called “So You Want to Give Up Smoking.”.... a bumbling Everyman named Joe McDoakes who was trying to kick the habit. Warner Bros....released it in theaters in 1942.
Apr 13, 2015 New York Times
added Apr 13, 2015 10:00