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[New York] Unhinged woman who claimed she was being followed steals city bus for Upper East Side joyride

The 34-year-old first caused a commotion on the M101 bus traveling north on Third Ave. when she popped a cigarette in her mouth and lit it up, officials said. When the bus driver told her to extinguish the smoke, she refused.
New York Daily News
added Feb 23, 2016 22:02

[New York] Massive untaxed cigarette bust follows traffic stop in Pembroke

Police say they pulled over Richard Tarbell, 43, for failing to keep right and moving unsafely from his lane. During a subsequent interview, police say they located 4800 cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the vehicle. The discovery led police to charge Tar (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Feb 20, 2016 16:09

[New York] VOLOKH: Vaping isn't smoking, for purposes of NY state ban on smoking in many public places

New York bans smoking in many public places — but does that cover “vaping,” which is to say use of “e-cigarettes” that produce nicotine-infused vapor? No, said a New York trial court earlier this month, in People v. Thomas, which involved vaping on a sub
Washington Post
added Feb 19, 2016 17:40

[New York, North Carolina] 22nd Century group cuts losses as cigarette sales rise

22nd Century Group’s fast-rising sales helped the Clarence-based cigarette company cut its fourth-quarter losses by 60 percent. The company is ramping up production at its North Carolina cigarette factory, generating $2.9 million in sales during the fina
Buffalo (NY) News
added Feb 19, 2016 16:28

Altria Presents at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference; Reaffirms 2016 Adjusted Diluted EPS Guidance

Marty Barrington, Altria’s Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, and other members of Altria’s senior management team will highlight the strengths of Altria’s diverse business model, its companies’ strong brands and strategies to create long-te
Business Wire
added Feb 17, 2016 18:11

[New York] Housing Authority smoking ban will be in place April 1

As of April 1, Geneva Housing Authority tenants will not be able to smoke inside their apartments or in common areas. Outdoors, no smoking will be allowed within 25 feet of any building or outdoor common areas, such as a gazebo or playground.
Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added Feb 16, 2016 17:49

[New York] VIDEO: The PBS NewsHour: Why these anti-smoking TV ads are working

Five years ago, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention launched the first federal education campaign against smoking. That includes an ad campaign called “Tips From Former Smokers.”.. Jeffrey Brown spoke with CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden about
WNYC Radio
added Feb 15, 2016 15:59

[New York] AUDIO: The Leonard Lopate Show: Behind the Smoke Screen: The Toxic Chemicals in E-Cigarettes

Monona Rossol, an industrial hygienist, safety officer and President of Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety, Inc., will talk about the toxic chemicals used in e-cigarettes, which have become increasingly popular with teens and young adults.
WNYC Radio
added Feb 15, 2016 15:57

[New York] Fashion Week Today: For Hood by Air, Pilgrimage on a Collision Course: At Baja East, The Vape Pen as Accessory

But then one model breathed out an expressive mouthful of smoke.... Cindy Krupp, who handles communications for the label and who brokered the deal between Baja East and sponsor Blu, which supplied the vapes. “They can.”
New York Times
added Feb 15, 2016 15:08

[New York] What is Paul Rudnick Doing Writing Young Adult Fiction?

“I liked ‘Dante’s Inferno’ and Machiavelli’s ‘The Prince,’” said one girl, who was smoking... “I know they shouldn’t be smoking,” he said. “But it’s such a mild form of rebellion these days compared with other things that it almost seems quaint to me, li
New York Times
added Feb 13, 2016 15:49
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