Headlines Tagged with Pennsylvania — 4,854 headlines found
[Pennsylvania] E-Cigarette Advocates Cry Foul Over What they Believe to be Overkill in Proposed Regulations
Western Pennsylvania cancer specialists have thrown their support behind more stringent control of the $2 billion electronic cigarette market. The growing calls to poison control centers is being blame on it. The Pittsburgh Poison Center in Oakland receiv
Jan 20, 2015 Empire State Tribune (il)
added Jan 20, 2015 22:03
Western Pennsylvania cancer specialists joined a national chorus to urge tighter regulation of the $2 billion electronic cigarette market, which doctors blame for a surge in calls to poison control centers.
Jan 19, 2015 Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Jan 20, 2015 13:09
growing trend in which young adults are trading cigarettes for water-pipe hookahs ...an influx of Arabic immigrants bringing their traditions to the United States. The Arabic population in Philadelphia County has more than doubled from 4,701 in 2000 to 1
Jan 11, 2015 Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Jan 11, 2015 03:15
In issuing the Partial Settlement Award, the Panel ignored the plain language of the MSA...it also violated the MSA’s prohibition on amendments that “affect” non-signatory parties. The trial court properly modified the Partial Settlement Award so as to
Dec 29, 2014 Law360
added Jan 7, 2015 15:55
[Pennsylvania] 73-year-old woman identified as victim in elderly high-rise fire; smoking may be cause
The medical examiner has identified a woman found dead after a fire at her senior citizen's high-rise near Pittsburgh, but the cause of her death and the fire remained under investigation.
Jan 4, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 5, 2015 23:58
upending an arbitration panel's determination that lax tax-collection efforts required the state to forfeit some $125 million from a multistate settlement with a group of tobacco companies over smoking-related health care costs.
Jan 5, 2015 Law360
added Jan 5, 2015 23:35
is on track to generate $5 million more this year than expected for Philadelphia's public schools, while also causing subtle and significant shifts across the region. Some city merchants hate the $2-a-pack hike, saying it is costing them customers. Publi
Dec 7, 2014 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Dec 7, 2014 17:40
City Council’s Public Health committee this past week debated whether to grant smoking ban waivers to one private club, two gentlemen’s clubs and one neighborhood taproom. Testifying in opposition was the mayor’s Health Commissioner, Dr. James Buehler, w
Dec 7, 2014 KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Dec 7, 2014 17:27
Two strip clubs, a bar, and a fraternal organization are seeking indoor smoking permits - a request health and tourism officials have implored City Council to deny. Smoking at bars and restaurants has not been allowed in Philadelphia since 2007, when th
Dec 4, 2014 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Dec 4, 2014 19:45
Cutbacks in state funding in 2013 depleted a portion of Penn’s research funds — but while the chunk of lost funding is relatively small, it represents wider struggles in the hunt for research funding.
Dec 3, 2014 Daily Pennsylvanian (University of Pennsylvania)
added Dec 3, 2014 19:15