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[Georgia] From golf courses to schools, progress on smoking

“It was the last time I ever smoked a cigarette on the golf course.” The speaker is the man whom many consider the greatest golfer ever, Jack Nicklaus. Fifty years ago, he was watching a recent film of himself winning his first major golf championship,
Georgia Health News
added Sep 7, 2012 13:52
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[Russia] Sochi Mayor launches new crackdown on smoking before 2014 Winter Olympics

A new campaign has been launched in Sochi to get people to stop smoking before the city holds the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Inside the Games
added Jun 6, 2012 04:28
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how tobacco companies have used women’s history and equality struggles to sell cigarettes

“you’ve come a long way, baby.” That Virginia Slims cigarette slogan debuted in 1968 and spread across ads featuring modern, stylish women...Here, we rounded up 10 examples from the early to late 20th century.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 14, 2017 01:25
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[UK] 'EMBARRASSMENT' St Helens to rename their ground from Langtree Park to the Totally Wicked Stadium after latest sponsorship deal

The club will continue to let supporters vape throughout matches as the club insist they are committed to support fans ‘that wish to switch from smoking to a significantly less harmful alternative.’
The Sun (uk)
added Dec 1, 2016 12:53
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JAPAN CONSIDERS SMOKING BANS

With the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games in mind, discussions are underway on measures to regulate smoking in public places in an attempt to prevent secondhand smoke. The smoking ban would include hotel lobbies, restaurants, stations and airport
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Nov 30, 2016 20:10
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[Illinois] Cars & Cigars benefits Special Olympics

Cars & Cigars, a car show sponsored by the Kildeer Police Department and Neumann's Cigars & More to benefit Special Olympics, will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 10, at Neumann's Cigars & More, 445 Robert Parker Coffin Road, Long Grove.
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Jul 8, 2016 12:37
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Tony Gwynn's last days: Cancer, tobacco and the death of a legend

Three months later, the family would file their lawsuit against the tobacco companies, seeking closure through a jury trial. But for now, they were honoring his memory in the most appropriate way: on a college baseball field.
Sports Illustrated
added Jun 2, 2016 17:58
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[Asia] Sporting role for Thailand’s smokers

Thai smokers, who already contribute to the Thai Health Promotion Foundation and the Thai Public Broadcasting Services, will soon be providing money to help the country’s sporting efforts, according to a story in the Bangkok Post.
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 1, 2015 12:38
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[Japan] Taking cue from McDonald's, Masuzoe eyes smoking ban for all Tokyo restaurants

metropolitan government will consider putting a smoking ban in all restaurants in the capital before it hosts the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. "Japan is the only advanced nation where smoking is permitted at restaurants. We'd like to pass an ordina
Japan Times (jp)
added Aug 17, 2014 07:11
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[Idaho] VIDEO: Minor leaguers turn to chewing tobacco alternative

Chewing tobacco is an ugly tradition that's been around baseball for years, but many players are now turning to a healthier alternative.
KIFI (Post Register and Local News 8) (Idaho Falls, ID)
added Aug 7, 2014 13:51
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