Headlines Tagged with New York — 16,037 headlines found
A federal judge said New York State and New York City may pursue a lawsuit accusing United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) of illegally delivering more than 683,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the state, depriving them of millions of dollars in taxes.
Sep 16, 2015 Reuters
added Sep 17, 2015 11:19
a statewide bill that prohibits smoking near after-school programs...Though the bill is a big step for municipalities statewide, for some, namely the Village of Mamaroneck, it is just another step toward an anti-smoking agenda already being pursued on a
Sep 15, 2015 Mamaroneck (NY) Review
added Sep 15, 2015 13:46
a misbegotten mash-up of Jean Genet’s novel “Our Lady of the Flowers” and a pornography star’s YouTube diary. Yvan Greenberg, who created the show, begins the evening by walking onstage, naked save for a cigarette and eyeglasses.
Sep 13, 2015 New York Times
added Sep 13, 2015 15:42
Similar statewide bans have been implemented in Indiana, Michigan, North Dakota and Vermont, Wisconsin. New York City hotels have largely prohibited smoking in their rooms, though there is no law requiring them to do so. The Clean Air Act also applies t
Sep 11, 2015 Rockland County (NY) Times
added Sep 12, 2015 13:54
Fires smoldered on rotary television sets, blood was suggested with red spotlights. That Jacobs and his coterie were smoking cigarettes nearby helped engineer the illusion of burning tires.
Sep 11, 2015 New York Times
added Sep 11, 2015 13:37
In New York state there are more than 400 parks, beaches and playgrounds that have adopted some form of a tobacco-free policy. Ballston Deputy Supervisor Tim Szczepaniak announced that the town is are joining this ever growing list by implementing a new
Sep 9, 2015 Troy (NY) Record
added Sep 9, 2015 09:37
Tobacco Burn picked up a Best Short Film award at the Kingston (New York) Film Festival...this 17-minute-long narrative film is based on an oral history from the Works Progress Administration’s collection of slave narratives.
Sep 6, 2015 Philipstown.info and The Paper (Cold Spring, NY)
added Sep 6, 2015 19:43
Vivian Eng, 51, died on Wednesday, a day after a blaze tore through her apartment... Fire marshalls believe the fire started from cigarette or other "smoking material" that hadn't been put out properly, according to the FDNY's Twitter account.
Sep 5, 2015 DNAinfo
added Sep 5, 2015 16:23
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."
Sep 4, 2015 NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Sep 5, 2015 16:26
Rockland County lawmakers have approved extending the county's strict smoking ban to include e-cigarettes. The Legislature voted 15-0 on Tuesday to lump electronic cigarettes — small, battery-powered vaporizers that heat liquid nicotine — into existing
Sep 4, 2015 New York Journal News
added Sep 4, 2015 12:09