Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,411 headlines found
In the end, government and lawyers raked in the cash. The tobacco industry did have to change its marketing strategy a bit, but the same cigarettes are still available just about everywhere—selling well enough to generate record profits for the top tobacc
Oct 15, 2017 Texarkana (TX) Gazette
added Oct 15, 2017 11:05
[Texas] At age 111, America's oldest veteran is still smoking cigars, drinking whiskey and loving life
working on his fifth Tampa Sweet cigar...He'll walk around his house to increase blood flow to his limbs, then smoke his first of 12 daily cigars....previous week...his body tried to fight off its latest bout of pneumonia.
Jun 7, 2017 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jun 8, 2017 20:15
large groups of students have begun gathering outside of the McKinney Humanities building, actively smoking and violating university policy. Two years later, these dedicated protesters continue their campaigns, publically smoking between classes. Addicted
Feb 16, 2016 The Paisano (University of Texas at San Antonio)
added Feb 16, 2016 17:46
"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
[Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Texas] FDA Shuts Down Tobacco Sales at Stores That Sell to Minors
shut down tobacco sales at eight shops that have repeatedly sold products to kids under 18. The stores — in New Jersey, Michigan, Missouri, Maryland and Illinois — have 30 days to stop selling tobacco products or appeal, the FDA said.
Oct 29, 2015 Texhoma (KFDX NBC 3, KJTL FOX 18 and KJBO MyTV 35) (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Nov 11, 2015 02:31
Mayor Carl Sherman and the DeSoto City Council tonight voted to adopt a comprehensive smoke-free ordinance that will protect all workers and the public from the proven dangers of secondhand smoke. The ordinance helps amplify the significant progress and m
Sep 4, 2015 Focus Daily News (DeSoto, TX)
added Sep 4, 2015 23:37
“There was very little reason that can be gleaned from the dashcam why Sandy had to be asked to put the cigarette out, why Sandy had to be asked to get out of the car, why Sandy had to be subject to having the officer point a Taser at her, why Sandy had
Jul 23, 2015 New York Times
added Jul 22, 2015 19:24
Waco City Council voted Tuesday to outlaw smoking in bars, restaurants and most other enclosed public spaces, siding with those who said the dangers of secondhand smoke outweighed business concerns about the ban. On the first of two required votes, the c
Jul 8, 2015 Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Jul 8, 2015 10:34
Mayor Bill de Blasio is ramping up the city’s war against smoking — at home...Pressuring landlords to ban smoking from their buildings is a loss of personal freedom. A central tenet in American life has been that people can do whatever they want in their
Jul 6, 2015 Tyler (TX) Morning Telegraph
added Jul 7, 2015 14:53
The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso will seek to create safer and healthier environments by making all of its public housing smoke-free, according to a new policy that the authority's commissioners adopted.
Feb 22, 2015 El Paso (TX) Times / Borderland News
added Feb 22, 2015 10:46