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A Renowned Dance Couple Keeps Flamenco’s Flame Burning in New York

“Flamenco is clandestino,” said Soledad Barrio, the star of the renowned company Noche Flamenca...As the family walked to the A train, Ms. Barrio kept coughing. “I have to stop smoking,” she said. “It’s so stupid, I should just. … ” Laughing, she put her
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2015 19:50
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[New York, Virginia] State Department group sees illicit cigarette trafficking as security threat

Virginia is a popular state with traffickers because its excise tax is the second-lowest in the country, while New York City, just a short drive away, has the second-highest. The State Department report, “The Global Illicit Trade in Tobacco: A Threat to
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 6, 2015 21:14
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[New York] Elderly Williamsburg Residents Displaced After Fire Caused By Cigarette

A cigarette caused a fire that tore through two floors of a Williamsburg apartment building on Tuesday and left residents of three apartments temporarily homeless and scrambling to find shelter on couches and in beds of their friends and relatives, they s
DNAinfo
added Dec 5, 2015 17:43
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[New York, Pennsylvania] NY cigar distributor convicted of skirting millions in taxes

has been convicted of dodging millions of dollars in tobacco taxes on cigars he sold after buying them in Pennsylvania. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office said Wednesday that Sulaiman Aamir was convicted of criminal tax fraud and other cha
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 6, 2015 20:55
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[New York] ‘Toddler filmed smoking pot’ video draws investigation by Chicago detectives: police

A young boy wearing only a diaper takes two hits off what appears to be a joint or a blunt under the guidance of a man whose voice can be heard in the 16-second video. “Smoke, bro,” the man, who isn’t seen, said. “Inhale it.”
New York Daily News
added Dec 4, 2015 04:44
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[New York] Letter: Approve proposal to make public housing smoke-free

70 percent of renters would rather live in a smoke-free building; smoke-free properties cost less to clean, and retain higher property value; and cigarettes are a leading cause of residential building fires. I hope that the proposed HUD rule will advance
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 3, 2015 05:43
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[New York] Smoking policy has tower tenants fuming

Oneonta's Nader Towers housing facility is supposed to be a non-smoking building, but several residents and an official said Tuesday that many of the structure's hallways, elevators and floors still stink of cigarettes.
Oneonta (NY) Daily Star
added Dec 2, 2015 19:04
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[New York] Improperly extinguished 'smokes' blamed for recent structure fires

Recent local structure fires could serve as a warning to residents, business owners and employees that serious damage, and even loss of life, can occur when one cigarette, cigar or pipe is improperly extinguished.
Irondequoit (NY) Post
added Dec 1, 2015 20:00
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[New York] NYC vendors not complying to 21 and up cigarette law change

NYU researchers have found that retailer compliance with the laws has decreased drastically when compared to previous compliance rates with the old laws. To collect their data, researchers bought 421 packs of Marlboro Gold cigarettes at 92 subway and bus
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:23
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[New York] Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy handed out 'bowls and bowls of cigarettes' at secret wedding

The former child star and her banker husband, who is the brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, are both famous smokers, but took things up a notch for their exclusive nuptials over the weekend. According to the New York Post's Page Six, th
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:21
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