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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


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

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

[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

[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

[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

[Russia] Shape Up Sochi - The Daily Fix

“Every cigarette shortens a smoker’s life by 12-14 minutes.” Prokopyev, a former smoker, has been pressing that message for months in Sochi, campaigning for a smoke-free ordinance that the city recently adopted. Snuffing out the habit here is no easy fe
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Feb 16, 2014 18:16

[Israel] J'lem to forbid cigarette ads during Formula 1 race

Health Ministry to remind sponsor Philip Morris "to act according to the law."
Jerusalem Post
added May 21, 2013 13:39

[Canada] Denis Coté's wonderful archive of tobacco promotions

plaintiff's valuable database of exhibits -- a selection of photographs taken by Denis Coté, the former editor of Info-Tabac. ... Looking at these photos today is a reminder of how Montreal's festival season was a veritable billboard for smoking!
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Apr 17, 2013 07:33

[New Jersey] N.J Devils to Charlie Sheen: We have a smoking balcony

The Devils reached out to Sheen on Twitter after the actor was not allowed to re-enter the Staples Center for game 4 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
added Jun 9, 2012 22:55
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