Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with People 10,048 headlines found

5 Views

[UK] Could Britain become smoke-free by 2030?

less than five per cent of people in England should be smoking by the year 2030 and called on the NHS to do more to help people overcome their ‘addiction’ to tobacco. Selbie said: ‘Smoking should no longer be seen as a lifestyle choice, it is an addiction
Metro Café (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 15:42
17 Views

[Canada] TOBACCO KING: Indigenous billionaire businessman's lavish lifestyle

Ken Hill ... billionaire Six Nations resident launched the world’s largest private Indigenous-owned corporation, Grand River Enterprises Ltd., in 1992 — selling enormous volumes of cigarettes in Germany, the Bahamas, the U.S. and elsewhere. The company
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Sep 11, 2018 14:31
10 Views

Tony Gwynn family reaches settlement with tobacco company over his death

The family of deceased baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has reached a settlement with the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, ending a lawsuit filed by the family that sought to hold the company responsible for “killing a baseball legend.” The family’s atto
USA Today
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
0 Views

Elon Musk appears to smoke pot on podcast

When Rogan pulled out what he described as a joint comprised of tobacco and marijuana, Musk asked, "I mean, it's legal, right?" "Totally legal," Rogan replied as Musk reached for the joint. Rogan added, "How does it work? Do people get upset at you if
CBS News.com
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
4 Views

[California] Family of baseball great Tony Gwynn settles lawsuit against tobacco industry giant

A major tobacco company agreed Thursday to settle a negligence and product liability lawsuit filed by the family of San Diego Padre great Tony Gwynn, who died of cancer at 54, decades after the company allegedly hooked him on — and then used him to promo
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
3 Views

[California] Gwynn's family settles suit with tobacco company

Gwynn’s widow and children filed the wrongful death lawsuit in 2016. In their filing, they contended Gwynn was “hopelessly addicted” to the company’s smokeless tobacco and started using it in 1977. That was about 10 years before health warnings were prin
Reuters
added Sep 8, 2018 20:22
3 Views

[California] Gwynn Family, Tobacco Company Reach Settlement in All-Star Tony Gwynn’s Wrongful Death Lawsuit

“We assess litigation on a case-by-case basis and determined this agreement was in the best interests of the company,” U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co. spokesman Steve Callahan said in a statement to NBC 7. Altria, which bought U.S. Smokeless Tobacco in 2009,
NBC San Diego 7/39
added Sep 8, 2018 20:21
1 View

[Australia] Kyle Sandilands reveals more about his health issues

Kyle Sandilands has revealed new details about his health woes after taking two days off sick from his job at KIIS FM's The Kyle and Jackie O Show. ... Kyle then lit a cigarette, the paper reports, and said: 'I don't give a damn about dieting. I smoke abo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:50
0 Views

[New York] Joaquin Phoenix puffs away on cigarette during casual stroll through NYC... after Alec Baldwin drops out of Joker film

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:15
10 Views

Pete Davidson rocks old school 'Kool' cigarette T-shirt to run errands in New York

The 24-year-old Saturday Night Live star rocked a T-shirt bearing the logo of old school cigarette brand Kool.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:18
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines