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[Pennsylvania] Tossed cigarette leads to car chase, crash and foot pursuit

WILKES-BARRE — What started as a traffic stop for a tossed cigarette turned into a car chase with children in the pursued vehicle, a crash into a building and foot race before a Wilkes-Barre man was caught and charged.
Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Apr 24, 2016 23:43

[Pennsylvania] Sanders ponders legality of cigarettes

There is "almost the question as to why" cigarettes are legal in the United States, Bernie Sanders said in an interview aired Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press." The remark came as Sanders explained his opposition to a proposed tax on sugary drinks in Phi
added Apr 24, 2016 23:32

[Pennsylvania] Bernie Sanders: Tax Cigarettes, But Not Soda

“Meet the Press”...when host Chuck Todd pressed him... “There’s a difference between cigarettes and soda... But cigarettes are causing cancer, obviously, and a dozen other diseases. And there is almost the question as to why it remains a legal product in
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 24, 2016 23:08

[Pennsylvania] KRUGER: The appeal of smoking to Millennials in the 21st century

there is still something about smoking that makes us feel like we could party with the best of them, that says I am a rebel, I am young, I laugh in the face of danger, darling I simply don’t give a damn. But at the end of the day, there is still nothin
The Villanovan (Villanova University)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:46

[Louisiana] Harrah’s New Orleans Blames Cigarette Ban for Declining Revenues, Pennsylvania Casinos Set Record

Harrah’s New Orleans says the cigarette ban imposed by the city a year ago this week has negatively impacted its gambling revenues and needs to be held accountable for the casino’s downward spiral.
added Apr 20, 2016 15:09

[Pennsylvania] ATF: Middletown apartment fire was smoking-related

left dozens without homes. Investigators say the cause of a massive apartment fire in Middletown was smoking-related....At least 80 units were damaged with several people displaced. Total damages have been estimated to $8 million.
Carlisle (PA) Sentinel
added Apr 18, 2016 21:44

[Pennsylvania] Serving Those Who Serve: March's Donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors Has Shipped

Famous Smoke has once again offered their monthly donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors. March's total cigar shipment came to over 3,700 cigars... Please consider a tax deductible donation to help them cover these increased shipping costs. Click here
added Apr 6, 2016 21:06

[New York, Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Tobacco Law Is A Complex Issue

It would be a shame for Chautauqua County to implement its law only to see other counties vote theirs down. Going it alone hurts some Chautauqua County businesses and prevents the county from accomplishing its public health goals.
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Apr 3, 2016 17:59

[Pennsylvania] Scranton may ban smoking in parks

Scranton City Council wants to join the growing number of communities that are banning outdoor smoking in parks. Councilman Bill Gaughan saw many benefits, including reducing the amount of cigarette butt litter in the city’s 30 parks, cutting down the p
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Mar 27, 2016 15:00
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial | Stadiums' bans of smokeless tobacco is welcome news

We applaud city leaders in Massachusetts and California for taking a stand against smokeless tobacco. Hopefully, players will come to the realization that tobacco does not make them better pitchers, hitters or fielders.
Johnstown (PA) Tribune-Democrat
added Mar 19, 2016 18:02
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