Headlines Tagged with New York — 14,582 headlines found
Teicher featured nine of the photographs from “Upstate Girls” in a post initially titled “Life Below the Poverty Line, Troy, N.Y.”...The comments were harsh. Many expressed outrage that Kayla would smoke while holding her baby. (This photograph, singled
Jul 22, 2014 New York Times Blogs
added Jul 23, 2014 15:40
officers had tangled with Mr. Garner time and time again, arresting him for selling untaxed cigarettes ...another shop owner, acknowledged giving up on selling cigarettes because there were so many men, like Mr. Garner, who could undercut him on the sidew
Jul 21, 2014 New York Times
added Jul 21, 2014 02:38
A 400-pound asthmatic Staten Island dad died Thursday after a cop put him in a chokehold and other officers appeared to slam his head against the sidewalk,...Police officials said Garner had a history of arrests for selling untaxed cigarettes. Cops said t
Jul 18, 2014 New York Daily News
added Jul 18, 2014 15:45
Watch the video here. Reason writers have repeatedly made note that skyrocketing cigarette taxes have increased the size and scope of the black market for the little cancer sticks. Read about it here.
Jul 18, 2014 Reason Magazine
added Jul 18, 2014 15:43
Police on Staten Island are launching an investigation after a suspect died while being arrested. Authorities say say 43-year-old Eric Garner had a heart attack as officers attempted to arrest him for illegally selling cigarettes.
Jul 18, 2014 WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jul 18, 2014 15:41
Eric Garner, 43, went into cardiac arrest as he was being placed into custody ...he had been arrested numerous times, mostly recently in May on charges of illegal cigarette sales. Mr. Garner weighed well over 300 pounds, the police said.
Jul 17, 2014 New York Times
added Jul 18, 2014 11:53
a man has died from a heart attack after officers attempted to arrest him on Staten Island...the man was in his 40s and had previous arrests for selling untaxed cigarettes.
Jul 17, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 17, 2014 19:08
state task force cracking down on illegal cigarette sales is kicking major butt. In just months, the Cigarette Strike Task Force has confiscated 12,236 cartons of illegal smokes, 254,873 illegal cigars, 20,061 pounds of loose tobacco and 24,773 counterfei
Jul 14, 2014 New York Post
added Jul 15, 2014 04:19
[New York] rnor Governor Cuomo Announces New Cigarette Strike Force Seizes Nearly $1.7 Million in Contraband and Cash Within First 6 Months
“Cigarette smugglers should be on notice – our administration will not stand for those who break the law and steal from taxpayers,” Governor Cuomo said. “With 36 separate interventions since January, our Cigarette Strike Force is aggressively cracking do
Jul 14, 2014 New York Office of the Governor
added Jul 14, 2014 22:55
PT: Is there nicotine in hookah tobacco? AA: There’s 0.05 percent per kilo. That’s less than half a percent. The whole thing about this is it’s like a cigar. When you smoke hookah, you don’t do it for the purpose of smoking. A lot of people don’t even i
Jul 13, 2014 Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 13, 2014 06:36