Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,361 headlines found
Seeing it as unnecessary government intrusion, Texas lawmakers don't want to pass a ban on smoking in public places. But these cities have enacted comprehensive bans that prohibit smoking in public workplaces, bars and restaurants.
Apr 27, 2015 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Apr 28, 2015 13:21
Texas is one of nine states to permit the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, but on Wednesday lawmakers appeared keen to change that this session. During a Health and Human Services Committee hearing, state senators expressed bipartisan support for Sen. Jua
Feb 11, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Feb 16, 2015 18:00
just the past few months, Richardson city leaders say one kind of business seems especially interested in setting up shop -- e-cigarette retailers. Currently there are eight of the stores in the city. In the business of electronic cigarettes storeowner
Oct 15, 2013 CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Oct 16, 2013 08:23
Waco junior Yaseen Waqar and Plano junior Rayyan Islam are the co-founders of www.LuxuryLites.com, an electronic cigarette and hookah site. In the last seven months, their company has made $1.7 million in sales with a profit of more than $320,000.
Feb 28, 2013 The Baylor Lariat (Waco, TX)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:53
Kyle lawmakers passed an ordinance June 2014 prohibiting businesses from selling e-cigarettes to minors. A statewide law may follow suit. A Texas lawmaker has introduced a bill to prevent minors from using and obtaining e-cigarettes.
Feb 4, 2015 University Star (Texas State University-San Marcos)
added Feb 6, 2015 18:00
They say they are being discriminated against and are being lumped in unfairly with cigarette smokers. The ban on the devices begins Monday.
Aug 31, 2014 El Paso (TX) Times / Borderland News
added Sep 1, 2014 03:21
the town of Murphy took things into its own hands with a City Council vote to ban sales of e-cigarettes to minors. The proposed ordinance also called for restrictions on selling e-cigarettes, but Council members wanted more time and data to think about t
Nov 20, 2013 KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Nov 20, 2013 18:20
"There's not a lot of science proven or dis-proven regarding e-cigarettes," said Jason McCoy with the American Cancer Society. "So, really there's not good science on the benefits or the harms so we really don't recommend it as a cessation tool because t
Nov 13, 2013 KFDA - NewsChannel 10 (Amarillo, TX)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:53
Country singer faces drink-driving penalty and may be charged with threatening police officers
Aug 9, 2012 The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:44
[Texas] E-cigarettes 'ARE a gateway to smoking for young people - AND their use is linked to a greater risk of alcohol abuse'
A new study has shown that e-cigarette use among college students increases the likelihood they will become heavy drinkers. Furthermore, it found male college students are more likely to use the devices
Jun 30, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:54