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[Texas] Barefoot John Daly takes a brief break from his cigarette to break into song after sinking putt

USA Today
added May 11, 2017 19:17
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Koike sets sights on smoking ban ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is contemplating a ban on smoking indoors at restaurants and public facilities in the capital to eliminate the risk of passive smoking and because of inaction on the issue by the central government. Koike said the anti-smokin
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added May 11, 2017 19:11
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[Asia, India] BCCI issued legal notice for promoting tobacco products in IPL 2017

rtisement of tobacco products is prohibited. However, Gujarat Lions jersey carry the name of ‘Shudh Plus’ a manufacturer of pan masala and tobacco products. As per law, with any promotion of tobacco products a warning must be given to public, stating ‘ ch
Hindustan Times (in)
added May 11, 2017 14:53
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[Italy, UK] Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon enjoys a cigarette after Massimiliano Allegri's side reach the Champions League final with win over Monaco

Gianluigi Buffon is far from the only Italian footballer who enjoys the odd cigarette. Several current and former players smoke, with some even doing it on the touchline. They include:
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 11, 2017 14:08
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[Canada] New anti-smoking campaign targets Quebecers as young as 11

The Quebec Student Sport Network has teamed up with the province’s department of health and social services to launch a new campaign to prevent tobacco use among youth between the ages of 11 and 14-years-old. The goal of the campaign is to educate young
Canadian Press
added May 8, 2017 19:10
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[California] ARCHIVE: Family wants tobacco industry held accountable for Tony Gwynn’s death

The adult children of former Padre Tony Gwynn said Tuesday they filed a lawsuit in San Diego Superior Court so that the tobacco industry would be held accountable for the death of their father and others. Tony Gwynn used smokeless tobacco for 31 years, an
KSWB FOX 5 (San Diego, CA)
added May 4, 2017 05:55
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[California] Tobacco company says Tony Gwynn was warned

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company... “Plaintiffs are barred from recovering any damages because the dangers claimed by Plaintiffs, if any, are and were open and obvious,” says the company’s response, filed by attorneys at the firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon.
USA Today
added May 4, 2017 05:50
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[California] Tony Gwynn statue to be unveiled on Tuesday

The City of Poway will be unveiling the Tony Gwynn Statue and Memorial Plaza on Tuesday....played 20 seasons for the San Diego Padres. He retired in 2001 and later coached for the San Diego State Aztecs baseball team. He died in 2014 after battling cance
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 4, 2017 05:41
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[Asia-pacific] Chasing a smoke-free dream for Japan

The importance of smoke-free policy should not be limited to sport venues, but should be applicable elsewhere. The Olympic Games offer Japan an opportunity to advance its smoke-free policy.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 2, 2017 15:37
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway grandstands will be smoke-free starting in October

Beginning with the 2017 Red Bull Air Race on October 14-15, smoking will not be permitted in any IMS grandstands. Fans wishing to smoke will be asked to do so 20 feet away from buildings and reserved seating entrances. Smoking will continue to be allowed
WXIN-TV Fox 59 (Indiannapolis, IN)
added Apr 26, 2017 16:54
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