Headlines Tagged with Virginia — 3,705 headlines found
announced Altria Group as a Virginia Colony Partner. Altria's $500,000 sponsorship will support commemoration projects marking the 400th anniversary of pivotal 1619 Virginia events that set Virginia and America on a course towards the ideals of democracy,
Apr 25, 2017 PR Newswire
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47
whose tissue sample would yield medical marvels benefiting millions...The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,"...A poor tobacco farmer who worked the same Virginia land as her slave ancestors, Henrietta Lacks died in 1951 at age 31.
Apr 20, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 20, 2017 18:55
UVA is doing a study to see if exercise and reduced-nicotine cigarettes can ease withdrawal symptoms. According to the university, the researchers will give one group of participants regular cigarettes, and the other groups will get reduced-nicotine cigar
Apr 18, 2017 WSET-TV 13 (Lynchburg, VA)
added Apr 19, 2017 01:47
A driver's exploding e-cigarette caused a crash in Tempe Tuesday, according to Tempe police. A police spokesperson said a woman was leaving a driveway onto Southern Avenue near Dorsey Lane when her e-cigarette exploded in her lap, catching fire.
Apr 16, 2017 WVEC-TV 13 (Norfolk, VA)
added Apr 16, 2017 20:06
The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth recently released a report showing that middle school and high school use of traditional cigarettes had dropped considerably from 2001. But executive director Marty Kilgore said e-cigarettes use among teens is "
Apr 4, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 4, 2017 18:06
"Tobacco is alive and well in Danville," said Steve Daniels, CEO of JTI Leaf Services. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 the tobacco company in Danville, Virginia announced the opening of their brand new 110,000 square foot tobacco storage facility. Housed in there
Dec 1, 2016 Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Apr 4, 2017 11:28
a Virginia-based organization that does not disclose its donors nor its spending has launched an online campaign to attack Gov. Steve Bullock and to fight a bill that would increase the state’s tobacco tax....“Paid for by American Potential.”
Mar 31, 2017 The Missoulian
added Apr 2, 2017 01:30
According to the lawsuit, “at the same time the ATF was tightening its tobacco enforcement policies, some of its Virginia-based agents were engaged in a practice that more closely resembled tobacco smuggling. The profits of this ATF-led tobacco-smuggling
Mar 29, 2017 Courthouse News
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
[Virginia] Interdisciplinary research team studies whether using e-cigarettes while pregnant causes craniofacial birth defects
E-cigarettes are touted as a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes, but they could pose alarming risks to children in utero, Virginia Commonwealth University researchers have found.
Mar 21, 2017 Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
added Mar 22, 2017 15:17
Francisco also won the appeal of former Republican Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia, who’d been convicted of taking bribes from someone who wanted his product promoted in state government. Francisco persuaded the court that while McDonnell had taken the
Feb 25, 2017 AllGov.com
added Mar 9, 2017 17:40