Headlines Tagged with Sports/Games — 4,924 headlines found
Chicago’s ban on smokeless tobacco in stadiums won’t go into effect until June, but as the gates opened Friday at U.S. Cellular Field for the first time this season, those who would face fines for using it are planning accordingly.
Apr 9, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times
added Apr 10, 2016 16:42
Do you think this makes sense? Do you think the fact that professional athletes are often role models for young kids plays into this decision? Is this law a step too far?
Apr 8, 2016 WBZT.com
added Apr 9, 2016 13:46
The ban also extends to e-cigarettes. "It's very important for the health of our players, and for the city as a whole," de Blasio told ESPN in March. "Young people look up to baseball players, and they look up to all athletes, and we want to protect every
Apr 6, 2016 CNN
added Apr 7, 2016 17:58
[New York] MLB commissioner praises NYC for banning smokeless tobacco at ball parks: ‘It is a health risk for our players, one we’d like to avoid’
“In general, we see the legislation that has been passed as a positive. It is a health risk for our players, one we’d like to avoid,” he said.
Apr 6, 2016 New York Daily News
added Apr 6, 2016 21:57
This recent move by de Blasio is seen as a health home run for the Knock Tobacco Out of the Park campaign to rid baseball of tobacco. "With the mayor's signature, New York sends the right message to millions of young fans that chewing tobacco is dangerou
Apr 6, 2016 CNN
added Apr 6, 2016 21:22
All of it points to a day, maybe soon, when kids can watch their favorite ballplayers hit and not have to endure the spit.
Apr 4, 2016 Mother Nature Network (blog)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:34
[Uae: Dubai, UK] Gabriel Agbonlahor AXED from Aston Villa squad as Premier League strugglers open investigation after he was snapped with shisha pipe in Dubai
Gabriel Agbonlahor has been axed by Aston Villa pending an internal investigation after pictures emerged of the forward appearing to smoke a shisha pipe while partying in Dubai. The club captain will not feature in Saturday's match against Chelsea at Vil
Apr 1, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 4, 2016 14:13
[UK] Manchester United star Marcos Rojo seen smoking and biting blonde woman's dress outside nightclub in Argentina
Rojo has risked the wrath of Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal over apparent smoking incident
Mar 31, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2016 19:45
The connection to Big Tobacco arguably felt forced, but the NFL's case for defamation seems weak. Its latter stance is more interesting. The NFL is trying to make itself out as hapless with regards to concussion research. The alternative would be that th
Mar 30, 2016 SB Nation (portal)
added Mar 31, 2016 09:09
"...it was your firm that represented Philip Morris in that RICO case." The Times isn't lying. Karp's firm — Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP — did represent Philip Morris, a tobacco company.
Mar 30, 2016 Sporting News
added Mar 31, 2016 08:54