Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,173 headlines found
"Texas did fail in all four categories," she said. "The one thing I want to point out about Texas is, it does not have a comprehensive statewide law. So, Texas is one of 22 states that has yet to fully protect citizens from secondhand smoke."
Feb 5, 2016 Public News Service (PNS)
added Feb 5, 2016 20:39
Blankenship owns Lucky Ruckus Vape Shop in Lubbock and Amarillo, where he sells several electronic vapor products. But those products might end up being the reason he’ll have to go out of business if the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has its way.
Jan 31, 2016 Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Feb 3, 2016 00:59
The Ingleside High School Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) await the next step after presenting the mayor and council at the city council meeting on Jan. 12 a presentation trying to pass a clean indoor air ordinance in the city of Ingleside.
Jan 20, 2016 Aransas Pass (TX) Progress
added Jan 21, 2016 15:40
The troubling news regarding e-cigarettes keeps coming, most recently with reports of their allure to middle and high school students. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released Tuesday found a considerable uptick in the number of youth
Jan 8, 2016 New Braunfels (TX) Herald-Zeitung
added Jan 8, 2016 20:55
the science behind the effects of secondhand smoke on non-smokers is settled. And while some citizens will quietly protest the New Year’s Day implementation of a city ordinance banning smoking in local bars, restaurants and other enclosed spaces, it’s tim
Dec 29, 2015 Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Dec 29, 2015 15:44
[Texas] Sounding Off: Dallas-area readers generally agree with a proposed ordinance to ban smoking in parks
What do you think of the proposed ordinance that would ban smoking in Dallas’ parks and along its trails? W. Paul Radman, North Dallas: Why would the council want to destroy the beauty of cigarette butts along the paths and grass of the parks?
Dec 25, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Dec 25, 2015 23:59
Footage of Ms. Bland’s traffic stop showed that it escalated when Trooper Encinia asked Ms. Bland to extinguish a cigarette.... Trooper Encinia’s report did not mention the dispute over the cigarette or his threat to use a stun gun.
Dec 23, 2015 New York Times
added Dec 24, 2015 14:43
Colorful liquids could be fatal to children, adults if they are ingested, physician says
Dec 21, 2015 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Dec 22, 2015 05:27
He tells us a main reason e-cigarettes are even compared to tobacco products is because they contain liquid nicotine, but not much. "We just ran a survey locally and across the U.S.," Blankenship said. "The majority of the respondents in that survey are
Dec 17, 2015 KCIT-TV Fox14 / KCPN-LP kcpn33 (Amarillo, TX)
added Dec 18, 2015 19:51
told the state Supreme Court that it has a rational basis for imposing a cigarette tax only on “Small Tobacco” companies that weren’t part of a landmark 1998 settlement with “Big Tobacco” and argued the tax should be revived.
Dec 8, 2015 Law360
added Dec 9, 2015 20:07