Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,405 headlines found
SAN ANTONIO -- An increasing amount of children have been checking into the Texas Poison Center for electronic-cigarette poisoning. According to the center, 52 percent of the calls for e-cigarette exposure involved children under the age of five, from 20
Jan 10, 2014 KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Jan 10, 2014 11:38
Teen smoking plummeted, but cigarettes are just as addictive and dangerous and the tobacco companies are more profitable than ever. The trial lawyers representing Texas got filthy rich. And Dan Morales? He married a former exotic dancer, lost his bid f
Apr 16, 2016 Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2016 11:19
A small Texas business says its customers aren't smokers. Rather they consume vapor infused with nicotine. The AP's John Mone explains why business has picked up steam.
Jun 21, 2013 USA Today
added Jun 21, 2013 10:50
he still enjoys his whiskey and 12 cigars a day! He’s been smoking since the age of 18 and says he has over $100 worth of cigars now.
May 11, 2015 WTKR: NewsChannel 3 (Norfolk, VA)
added May 12, 2015 00:26
A specialty tobacco shop just around the corner from a CVS store in Bossier City, saw quite a bit of new customers flow through Wednesday. Sheila Conrad, assistant manager at the Tobacco House, isn't exactly sure where the influx has come from, but she
Sep 3, 2014 KSLA-TV Ch. 12
added Sep 4, 2014 12:37
House members voted 123-20 in favor of a proposal by state Rep. Carol Alvarado, D-Houston, that extends current restrictions on tobacco products to e-cigarettes. Texas retailers are banned from selling cigarettes and other tobacco products to customers y
May 11, 2015 The Texas Tribune
added May 13, 2015 23:34
selling e-cigarettes to inmates to boost revenue and snuff out a major contraband problem. Rusk County this past week joined the ranks of Texas lockups offering the devices. The Titus County jail pioneered the practiced some two years ago.
Feb 22, 2015 Longview (TX) News-Journal
added Feb 22, 2015 10:30
[Texas] Vaping on the rise among teens: Local retailers adamant on following state regulations concerning e-cigarette sales
Neither shop sells to minors and both have that policy posted liberally at their stores. “We’re here to help people kick a habit, not help them start one,” local vape shop owner Jennifer Sutton said.
Sep 21, 2013 Palestine (TX) Herald-Press
added Sep 23, 2013 04:43
By unanimous vote the Edinburg City Council amended an ordinance that now makes smoking illegal within the City. The comprehensive plan bans smoking in places of employment, public places, outdoor areas and City owned facilities as a means to protect the
Dec 2, 2015 Edinburg (TX) Review
added Dec 2, 2015 17:45
– Peddlers of electronic cigarettes may claim their products only release harmless vapors, but a number of lawmakers are unconvinced and now working to quench sales to young people. Texas is one of nine states that don't limit sales of e-cigarettes to you
Mar 31, 2015 Jacksonville (TX) Progress
added Apr 2, 2015 13:42