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[Canada] Ontario to ban smoking on restaurant and bar patios, playgrounds, sports' fields

plans to amend legislation to ban smoking on all restaurant and bar patios as well as at playgrounds and sports fields. Health Minister Deb Matthews says restaurant and bar owners know that the majority of people don't want to be exposed to second-hand s
Canadian Press
added Nov 13, 2013 19:43
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[UK-Scotland] Video: Sir Alex Ferguson backs hard-hitting lung cancer campaign

ALEX Ferguson yesterday told of the “devastating impact” of losing his parents to lung cancer as he backed a major campaign aimed at early detection of the disease.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Nov 13, 2013 16:07
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Kobayashi apologises for smoking

Kobayashi, 27, admitted that his behaviour was "inappropriate for a sportsman". "I sincerely apologise to those who gave me your support and all of my fans who were concerned," he is quoted as saying. Kobayashi admitted that smoking was "a very thought
grandprix.com
added Nov 5, 2013 16:49
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Tobacco ads up in smoke but F1 rises from the ashes

Ban on cigarette firms’ brands creates new revenue opportunities ... "the reality is that a large number of companies did not want to be associated with a team with tobacco logos on the car and indeed some didn’t want to be associated with the sport, whic
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 2, 2013 15:20
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Kobayashi photographed smoking cigarette

Kamui Kobayashi has dealt his bid to return to Formula One a blow, after photos emerged of the former Toyota and Sauber driver smoking a cigarette. .. Kobayashi - who has been racing for Ferrari in GT sports cars this year - was depicted smoking in the ph
Motorsport.com
added Nov 2, 2013 14:33
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'Rush' only hints at race-car driver James Hunt's exploits

he passed away from a heart attack in 1993 at age 45 ... At a 1979 Grand Prix, a sauced Hunt threw up on the shoes of sponsor Phillip Morris’ president.
New York Post
added Nov 1, 2013 15:05
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THE CURRENT CINEMAFAST MOVES “Rush” and “Thanks for Sharing.”

Hunt switched to the McLaren team. A smart move, because it was sponsored by Marlboro, and Hunt was a champion smoker; he actually preferred Rothmans, but would carefully cram them into a Marlboro pack, just to keep the customer satisfied. . . .
The New Yorker
added Nov 1, 2013 14:13
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[Australia] Smoking banned in playgrounds

VICTORIAN parliament passed legislation to ban smoking in children's playgrounds and at sporting events. The legislation was passed this morning and will prohibit smoking at thousands of venues and locations where children congregate across the state.
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Oct 31, 2013 15:59
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Born in Mexico, Living in Florida, Tiant’s Wife Is a Fervent Boston Fan

Daniel, the Tiants’ youngest child, is 39 and runs Tiant Cigar. The company was founded by Luis, whose love of cigars has been well known since his pitching days, when he was nicknamed El Tiante. Daniel also spends time watching the Red Sox with his moth
New York Times
added Oct 26, 2013 16:01
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[Kansas] Patrons asked to not smoke in stands at school events

At last week’s Peabody-Burns Board of Education meeting, members discussed policy for smoking on school grounds and at the football stadium. The conversation stemmed from a couple complaints of people smoking in the stands during football games.
Peabody (KS) Gazette-Bulletin
added Oct 24, 2013 03:02
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