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[New Hampshire] SUV rolls into Nashua River after driver drops lit cigarette on lap and jumps out

A man dropped a lit cigarette into his lap, causing him to jump out of his SUV, which then rolled into the Nashua River. The 2016 Dodge Journey rolled into the water at the Mines Falls boat ramp behind Stellos Stadium at 11:20 a.m. on Monday and sank abo
NH1 News (WBIN)
added Nov 17, 2016 23:27
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[Canada, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont] Border security issues are piling up for the new Government

in 2013, the federal government announced a $92M allocation to the RCMP to deploy sensor technology at the Canada-U.S. border from Quebec/Maine to Oakville as part of its ‘Anti-Tobacco Smuggling’ strategy. A year later, with no action taken, this funding
Frontline Safety & Security (ca)
added Aug 16, 2016 23:18
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[New Hampshire] UPDATE: Man was dead before Rochester fire was started with cigarette, oxygen tank

After an autopsy, officials said James Richardson, 69, died of natural causes. The report said it was a pre-existing medical condition. Richardson was found dead in a mobile home along with the fire that had put itself out.
NH1 News (WBIN)
added Aug 1, 2016 21:46
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[New Hampshire] Cigarette Sparked Manchester Fire That Killed 2 Adults, 2 Children

Officials said the improperly discarded smoking materials on a second-floor porch caused a piece of upholstered furniture to catch fire, smoldering for more than an hour before erupting in flames on June 6. Killed were 33-year-old Joshua Harrison; 39-ye
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 30, 2016 19:15
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[New Hampshire] Welfare reform banning booze, tobacco to take effect in Maine

A new welfare law aiming to restore credibility in Maine's administration of federal benefits comes into effect Friday. The law, which passed with bipartisan support, sets penalties for individuals who spend cash welfare benefits on alcohol, tobacco, lot
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 28, 2016 17:53
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[New Hampshire] Health ministry proposes anti-smoking law for public places

Once passed, the bill will imposed a ban on smoking in places such as auditoriums, health institutes, amusement centres, restaurants, public offices, court buildings as well as cinema, conference and seminar halls. The governor and chief minister has alr
New Hampshire Voice
added Jun 7, 2016 15:30
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[New Hampshire] Hassan vetoes bill making changes to tobacco tax laws

has vetoed a bill that would have made technical changes to tobacco tax laws, saying it exempts low-priced cigars from taxes. Hassan says the bill expands the definition of “premium cigar” to include those that wholesale for less than $2.
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2016 23:53
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[New Hampshire] Hassan vetoes bill making changes to tobacco tax laws

In her veto message Friday, Hassan says as a matter of public health and fairness, she's proposed equal treatment for tobacco products during the last two budget cycles. But she says the bill moves in the opposite direction for cigars.
AP - Associated Press
added May 6, 2016 18:58
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[Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont] Well Water a Suspected Cause of Bladder Cancer in New England

"But we should emphasize that smoking remains the most common and strongest risk factor for bladder cancer, and therefore smoking cessation is the best method for reducing bladder cancer risk."
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 3, 2016 16:07
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[New Hampshire] E-cigarette explodes in Keene restaurant

Diners at a downtown Keene restaurant Easter Sunday got a scare when an e-cigarette exploded. "We thought a bomb went off ... that's how loud it was," said Timoleon's Restaurant owner Timoleon "Lindy" Chakalos. About 1 p.m., a Timoleon's customer sittin
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Mar 29, 2016 23:18
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