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New York City becomes the largest U.S. city to raise the cigarette purchase age -- to 21

* The law is expected to go into effect early next year * Critics argue it will not make any difference to minors wanting to smoke, and that it will also hurt businesses
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 31, 2013 13:07
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[New York] When it came to cigarettes, Rochester was Peerless

we recall the time when Rochester was remarkable for its cigarettes. Yes, cigarettes. Credit that distinction, dubious or not, to William S. Kimball, whose story has been well told by several local historians, among them Blake McKelvey, Donovan Shilling,
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Oct 30, 2013 15:51
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[New York] Who Made That Cigarette Filter?

Robert N. Proctor, a professor of the history of science at Stanford . . . Here he talks about the promises made for filters. Were filters used to obscure the dangers of cigarettes? Oh, yes. Filters are the deadliest fraud in the history of human civili
New York Times
added Jul 6, 2012 11:56
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[New York] E-cigs may deliver more toxins than smoke, researchers say

Don’t make that nicotine switch just yet. E-cigarette users may be getting higher concentrations of toxins than regular smokers because they inhale deeper and more frequently when they puff, NYU researchers say.
New York Post
added Dec 15, 2013 10:06
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[California, New York] E-cigarettes hot in Hollywood

they’re the latest symbol of Hollywood hip glam. But this is no mere Hollywood fad to the big tobacco companies, which are betting that e-cigs can give them a much-needed boost. The devices release nicotine-infused vapor for inhalation, and though they’
New York Post
added Oct 29, 2013 16:22
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[New York] Cigarette distributors face lawsuit

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is expected to file a lawsuit Monday morning targeting a cigarette plant on the Six Nations of the Grand River Indian reservation near Hamilton, Ont., and a Seneca businessman working with the Canadian operation to s
Buffalo (NY) News
added Mar 3, 2013 11:07
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[Missouri, New York] ATF raids warehouse on Seneca Nation Reservation

IRVING - The Wolf's Run Trading Post was raided by the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives on Wednesday.
Dunkirk (NY) Observer
added Sep 27, 2012 09:54
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[New York] RIA Gets Close to $1 Million to Study Aspects of Gambling, Alcoholism and Smoking

The University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions has been awarded three grants to study these specific areas of addictive behaviors: the impact of alcohol and gambling availability on the frequency of gambling among Native Americans; impulse co
University of Buffalo
added Aug 16, 2012 21:19
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[New York] VIDEO: Broadway Actress Vivien Eng Dies After Hell's Kitchen Fire

An actress who was pulled from a Manhattan high rise fire earlier this week has reportedly died.... Fire officials say the cause of the fire was "careless discard of smoking materials."
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Sep 5, 2015 16:26
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[Massachusetts, New York] Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper smokes cigars with local officers

To prepare for his role in The Place Beyond the Pines, Cooper spent the summer of 2011 riding patrol cars and hanging out with the Schenectady Police Department. “I said, ‘Do you want to know what we’re really like?’” McCracken recalled. “He said, ‘Absol
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Feb 19, 2015 21:59
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