Headlines Tagged with History — 4,587 headlines found
Documents about tobacco industry Projects and Operations can be found by searching the Legacy Tobacco Documents Library using terms like "Project" or "Operation." The links in red below represent projects whose names are known, but for which no informatio
Mar 10, 2010 SourceWatch (Center for Media & Democracy)
added Aug 16, 2015 10:59
CNN revisits Downey’s loud, grating heyday with the television premiere of “Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie.” The documentary sketches a biography of Downey, who died at 67 in 2001 of lung cancer. (In one clip, he is seen bragging about his heavy s
Aug 12, 2015 New York Times
added Aug 12, 2015 12:29
Some centuries-old pipes found in the garden of William Shakespeare still contain traces of cannabis, according to South African scientists who examined the relics with forensic technology. The study, published in the South African Journal of Science, e
Aug 10, 2015 TIME Magazine
added Aug 10, 2015 13:00
"I said: "I don’t think you’re going to stop smoking and therefore I’ve no intention of coming to see you again.'...later discovered that the Iraqi dictator had shot dead his minister of health after a similar disagreement.
Aug 9, 2015 The [London, UK] Express
added Aug 10, 2015 09:56
A WHO inquiry, conducted after the release of the tobacco-industry documents, found that this controversy was generated by the tobacco industry as part of its larger campaign to cut the WHO's budget, distort the results of scientific studies on passive sm
Aug 5, 2015 Wikipedia
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Once the leaves are cured they’re shipped to factories in Nicaragua or the Dominican Republic where the cigars are made, then reimported and sold. What Borysiewicz gets back will be blended with tobacco from other regions to come up with different flavor
Jul 30, 2015 WMFE 90.7 FM (Orlando, FL)
added Aug 5, 2015 14:22
Considered a cure for cancer, ripped-off fingernails and more, smoking in times of yore was a debonair delight practised throughout London; if you know where to look, a tour brings the history of the capital's tobacco houses back to life
Aug 5, 2015 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 5, 2015 11:38
Credit Suisse published a report this week on the performance of every major American industry from 1900 to 2010. ... One dollar invested in tobacco stocks in 1900 was worth $6.3 million by 2010. That's 165 times greater than the average industry.
Feb 13, 2015 Motley Fool
added Aug 3, 2015 20:02
[UK] Commentary on Jarvis & Feyerabend (2015): A truly smoke-free upbringing, once rare, is now commonplace [FREE FULL TEXT]
read change under way. Cotinine was detected in saliva of approximately 90% of children in England in the late 1990s; this is true now for fewer than a third. The ashtray is, increasingly, history: a truly smoke-free upbringing, once rare, is now commonpl
Aug 1, 2015 Addiction
added Aug 1, 2015 20:25
[Mid-east, Uae] The long read: smoking kills so why is Big Tobacco’s toxic business thriving in the Middle East?
Thirty-five years ago this month, worried executives at British American Tobacco flew the company’s commercial partners in the Arab world to London for an urgent conference to discuss “Smoking and Health in the Middle East”.
Jul 31, 2015 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 31, 2015 13:11