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City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support

Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale o...

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support

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City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales gains support Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale o...
16:52, 2019-09-13

San Francisco could be first US city to ban e-cigarette sales City supervisors consider move in fight against youth vaping, as FDA investigates its health effectsSan Francisco supervisors are considering whether...
23:24, 2019-06-18

San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sal...
07:28, 2019-06-18

San Francisco to become first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in ...
00:08, 2019-06-26

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

F.D.A. Plans to Ban Most E-Cigarette Flavors but Menthol The tobacco and vaping industries and conservative allies intensively lobbied against a ban on popular flavored e-cigarettes....
02:52, 2020-01-01

Menthol spared from Trump e-cigarette flavor ban The Trump administration will ban some flavored e-cigarettes from the market in a month in response to growing teenage use of the products and the pr...
20:04, 2020-01-02

Trump administration clamps down on e-cigarette flavors, except menthol The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
21:12, 2020-01-02

Study: Menthol cigarette smokers have harder time quitting Menthol cigarettes have been disproportionated marketed to black communities for decades, and the effects of that promotion had a lingering effect, n...
21:20, 2019-06-17

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound - study A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and menthol f...
23:36, 2019-09-16

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound: study (Reuters Health) - A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in...
19:16, 2019-09-16

Seagull wars: councils spending millions in effort to banish birds Plastic owls, birds of prey and swapping eggs for dummy eggs among methods being usedIt’s not just your chips that are threatened by seagulls at the ...
20:32, 2019-05-20

The Trump Administration is cracking down on sweet and fruity e-cigarette pods in an effort to stem teen vaping Associated Press The US Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on flavored e-cigarette pods, except tobacco and menthol varieties, as part of ...
19:48, 2020-01-02

The Latest: San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on San Francisco’s effort to ban sales of electronic cigarettes in the city (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Fr...
00:32, 2019-06-19

Congress Approves Raising Age to 21 for E-Cigarette and Tobacco Sales President Trump is expected to sign it into law as part of the overall spending package. Some advocates warn that more action is needed to reduce tee...
22:40, 2019-12-19

California sues e-cigarette maker Juul over ads and sales WASHINGTON (AP) — California is suing the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging Juul Labs deliberately targeted teenagers with its early marke...
20:48, 2019-11-18

Tobacco stocks tumble as cigarette sales decline Tobacco stocks slid Tuesday after new Nielsen data showed cigarette sales volumes declined 11.2% in the past month, according to Nielsen....
22:28, 2019-05-28

U.S. seeks advertising, sales data on e-cigarette companies The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has ordered a half-dozen e-cigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data, the federal regulator said ...
21:16, 2019-10-03

U.S. seeks e-cigarette companies' data on advertising, sales The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday ordered a half-dozen e-cigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data, the federal regulat...
17:28, 2019-10-03

California sues Juul over e-cigarette ads, sales to teens Amid a nationwide backlash against vaping, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging that Juul...
02:36, 2019-11-19

Trump says ban of e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concern over a possible ban of some vaping products, saying outlawing the popular products would lead...
22:04, 2019-11-22

Juul, the San Francisco e-cigarette startup that city officials want to kick out, is trying to buy a 29-floor office tower in the heart of the city Getty E-cigarette startup Juul Labs is reportedly in talks to purchase a 29-floor building in downtown San Francisco as it struggles to house a rapi...
03:00, 2019-05-02

Juul Ends E-Cigarette Sales of Mint-Flavored Pods The troubled e-cigarette company moved in advance of an expected federal ban on most flavored e-cigarettes that have become popular with teenage vape...
23:32, 2019-11-07

FTC orders six e-cigarette makers to turn over all sales and advertising information The Federal Trade Commission demanded information about all sales, promotions, and advertising tactics used by six e-cigarette manufacturers, includi...
21:28, 2019-10-03

Trump says ban of some flavored e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concerns that enacting his administration's proposed ban on many flavored e-cigarette and vaping prod...
22:44, 2019-11-22

Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July....
19:04, 2019-05-08

E-cigarette sales slowing, led by Juul, amid negative headlines E-cigarette sales volume rose 38.1% in the four-week period ended Sep. 21, compared with 48.1% growth in the 12-week period, according to Nielsen....
17:48, 2019-10-01

Alibaba to stop sales of e-cigarette components in United States Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba said on Wednesday it will stop selling e-cigarette components in the United States, amid growing regulatory scrutiny ...
07:56, 2019-10-09

Juul loses home turf as San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

Juul halts sales of mint-flavored e-cigarette popular with teenagers Mint product accounts for 70% of Juul’s salesStudy found mint was high school students’ favorite flavorLeading e-cigarette company Juul has halted sa...
21:40, 2019-11-07

China nixes online e-cigarette sales to limit youth smoking The move is aimed at stopping kids from buying e-cigarettes through the internet, Reuters reported....
19:56, 2019-11-02

PyTorch 1.3 comes with speed gains from quantization and TPU support The latest version of Facebook's open-source deep learning library PyTorch comes with quantization, named tensors, and Google Cloud TPU support.Read ...
19:40, 2019-10-10

House Dem impeachment support gains new momentum Public support among House Democrats for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump is growing despite Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s attempts to...
01:16, 2019-07-19

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young peop...
21:00, 2019-09-15

E-cigarette giant Juul suspends sales of all fruity flavors ahead of looming US ban Juul will suspend sales of fruity flavors ahead of a Trump administration policy that is expected to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from the market...
19:08, 2019-10-17

Altria shares slide as cigarette sales decline accelerates, concerns over Juul investment Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations. The company e...
17:20, 2019-07-30

Altria shares drop after mixed quarterly results; says cigarette sales decline is acclerating Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations. The company e...
16:00, 2019-07-30

New Kind of Student Loan Gains Major Support. Is There a Downside? Income-share agreements, promoted by Betsy DeVos and Silicon Valley, may wind up merely shifting the payment burden from some students to others....
12:48, 2019-12-16

Altria invests $372 million in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne as cigarette sales fall Altria will invest $372 million to sell On, an oral-derived nicotine pouch brand, adding another nicotine product to its growing portfolio....
11:28, 2019-06-04

Altria shares slide amid accelerating decline in cigarette sales and concerns over Juul investment Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations....
17:52, 2019-07-30

Most Canadians support increasing e-cigarette legal purchase age to 21: Ipsos poll An exclusive poll conducted for Global News by Ipsos has found widespread support for increasing the minimum legal age to purchase electronic cigaret...
18:52, 2019-12-23

Caavo’s Control Center gains support for Sonos speakers and Nest Cam Caavo's Control Center set-top box, which unifies disparate streaming devices, now supports Sonos speakers and Google's Nest Camera lineup.Read More...
16:00, 2019-08-22

Casio Pro Trek WSD-F21HR rugged smartwatch gains Google Fit support The Pro Trek WSD-F21HR is one of Casio's , but that doesn't that it's not missing some features that customers might be looking for. For example, the...
06:16, 2019-11-13

Salesforce Essentials gains new social media integrations and phone support Salesforce Essentials is gaining new tools designed to give companies more "personalized ways" to interact with customers.Read More...
15:24, 2019-07-24

Samsung PlayGalaxy Link game streaming app gains Galaxy S10 series support The PlayGalaxy Link game streaming app that Samsung unveiled along with the has just received a small but important update. As some of you may alread...
07:44, 2019-11-05

City Council approves flavored e-cigarette ban in NYC The Big Apple will become the biggest municipality in the country to ban flavored vaping products as the City Council overwhelmingly passed legislati...
01:08, 2019-11-27

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
12:32, 2019-09-06

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
03:16, 2019-09-06

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
10:20, 2019-09-06

New York City sues online e-cigarette retailers over age verification New York City has sued more nearly two dozen online e-cigarette retailers, accusing them of selling their products to underage New Yorkers, the city ...
22:08, 2019-10-09

YouTube Music gains Siri support to better compete against Apple Music and Spotify Google is clearly ramping up its efforts to provide stiffer competition for and with a service that's . But YouTube Music is only now starting to loo...
13:32, 2019-10-29

City Council set to ban sale of flavored e-cigarette products after committee backs bill A key City Council committee on Monday unanimously backed legislation that would ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes products, presaging the bill&#...
20:36, 2019-11-25

Florida city to pay $600G in ransom to hackers in effort to save records A Florida city council voted to pay hackers almost $600,000 in ransom after they took over its computer system weeks ago....
22:12, 2019-06-20

Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right BERLIN (AP) — Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right....
18:20, 2019-05-26

Jakarta floods: recovery effort begins as city counts cost of worst deluge in a decade Indonesian soldiers spray disinfectant to battle disease as death toll passes 60, with thousands more living in emergency shelters Mudslides and powe...
03:56, 2020-01-06

Museum of Jewish Heritage field trips coming as city boosts anti-hate crime effort City Hall and the Museum of Jewish Heritage have struck a partnership aimed at combatting anti-Semitic bias in city neighborhoods by getting school k...
06:44, 2020-01-15

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning on e-cigarette use A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung ...
21:20, 2019-09-06

San Francisco may become first US city to ban sales of e-cigarettes San Francisco is inching closer to becoming the first city in America to ban the sales of electronic cigarettes....
22:20, 2019-06-18

Beverly Hills becomes 1st U.S. city to ban most tobacco sales The ban covers sales at gas stations and pharmacies as well as convenience and grocery stores. However, it exempts hotels and three plush cigar loung...
18:12, 2019-06-05

FDA to ban all e-cig flavors except menthol and tobacco, report says The Food and Drug Administration plans to ban the sale of fruity flavors in cartridge-based e-cigarettes, but the restriction won’t apply to tank vap...
02:48, 2020-01-01

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in...
17:56, 2019-05-22

City Wants Family to Get Rid of Emotional Support Pig Doctor's orders may not be enough to keep an emotional support pig with a Missouri family....
19:36, 2019-09-30

Councils should be able to issue fines for traffic offences, say MPs News 22 May, 2019 Transport Committee says police are too stretched to enforce moving traffic offences, so councils should be allowed t...
15:08, 2019-05-22

English councils deal with more than 1m fly-tipping cases Defra figures show 8% rise over last year, with most cases involving household rubbishCouncils had to clear up more than a million incidents of fly-t...
14:52, 2019-11-07

Critics: Al Sharpton, Corey Johnson holding up menthol-cig ban When the Rev. Al Sharpton calls, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson apparently listens. A bill to ban menthol-cigarette sales in the city has garnere...
02:40, 2019-11-25

Red route restrictions rise as councils try to ease congestion News 24 Dec, 2019 Growing number of red route parking restrictions have led to a 14-fold increase in penalties...
02:52, 2019-12-24

Fostering: Councils join recruitment challenge in Wales The number of children placed in foster care has risen by 35% in the last decade - to almost 5,000....
19:36, 2020-01-01

FDA to consider restricting menthol vape products if teens begin using them, official says Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, says if kids start to "migrate" to menthol-flavored pods, then the agency will "revi...
15:48, 2020-01-03

Menthol cig ban will lead to more stop-and-frisk: Moms of Garner, Martin The mothers of Eric Garner and Trayvon Martin want to snuff out a city proposal to outlaw menthol-flavored cigarettes, worrying that such a ban would...
03:28, 2019-10-17

Sugary drink sales in Philadelphia fall 38% after city adopted soda tax, study finds Sales of sugary drinks dropped 38% in Philadelphia after the city implemented a soda tax, partially offset by people buying more sweet beverages in n...
18:24, 2019-05-14

English councils rake in £930m parking surplus in 2018-19 News 18 Nov, 2019 Councils in England made a surplus of £930 million from parking operations in 2018-19, up seven per cent on the previous financial ...
14:12, 2019-11-18

Roads could be taken from councils that block Mayor's safety measures Councils that block attempts to cut road deaths and injuries in London could have key roads taken out of their control, the Standard can reveal....
11:40, 2019-07-22

Private firms issue 86% of councils' 250,000 fines for dropping litter Rise in number of local authorities using companies to police streets for littering The number of litter fines issued by councils has almost quadrupl...
07:56, 2019-08-17

League table of councils’ electric car charge points published News 2 Nov, 2019 Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council is the only local authority without any council-owned public EV chargers whatsoever...
02:00, 2019-11-02

Tougher penalties needed to curb surge in fly-tipping, say councils Illegal dumping has surged by 50% since 2012 but powers to issue big fines are going unusedFly-tipping has increased by 50% in the last six years, pr...
09:08, 2020-01-04

Hard on Mister Softee: London councils ban ice cream vans Concerns over air pollution, traffic congestion, targeting of schools and illegal trading have led to a crackdown in parts of the capital Ice cream v...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Proposed new jails slash height in bid to win City Council support The four new borough-based jails being proposed by Mayor Bill de Blasio to replace scandal-scarred Rikers Island have been significantly slashed in h...
20:12, 2019-10-15

NAACP chief rips Corey Johnson for failing to back ban on menthol cigarettes The head of one of New York’s top civil rights groups castigated City Council Speaker Corey Johnson Monday for failing to back a menthol cigarette ba...
04:20, 2019-10-01

Fredericton releases new municipal plan on how to support the city’s growing population Officials expect Fredericton will have a significant population growth in the next two decades....
00:16, 2019-07-09

Part-worn tyres putting motorists’ lives at risk, councils warn News 18 May, 2019 Nearly half of part-worn tyres being sold in some areas are illegal, putting drivers’ lives at risk, councils have wa...
02:08, 2019-05-18

'Alarm bells' over private equity foster care firms, councils warn Councils are concerned about what might happen if a run-for-profit foster care firm collapses....
10:00, 2019-08-27

De Blasio seeks City Council support for Carranza amid racial divide Mayor Bill de Blasio’s staffers scrambled this week to drum up support for his embattled Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza in response to several B...
03:28, 2019-06-19

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets....
16:44, 2019-06-25

New car sales 2019: market falls 4.1 per cent in April as PHEV sales drop by a third News 7 May, 2019 Plug-in hybrids sales fall dramatically following government grant cut; private sales down 10.3 per cent...
12:16, 2019-05-07

Red Matter’s Oculus Quest sales eclipse its Rift sales in just 1 week Red Matter has sold better in 1 week on Oculus Quest than it has in more than 15 months on the Rift, developer Vertical Robot said.Read More...
06:52, 2019-08-25

MLK Day Sales 2020: Mattress, Bedding, and Tech Sales to Shop This Weekend In our roundup of the best MLK Day sales you'll find deals on some of our favorite mattresses, a seltzer machine, and a ton of good furniture....
14:24, 2020-01-18

Sephora is running three sales on Black Friday with tons of gifts under $15 and daily flash sales up to 50% off Business Insider Sephora has three Black Friday sales running right now. The first is an under-$15 sale with tons of great stocking stuffers from bra...
18:12, 2019-11-29

Five 'marched out' over fraud claims at Wandsworth and Richmond councils Five members of staff have been suspended by Wandsworth and Richmond councils over allegations of fraud, the Standard has learned....
16:40, 2019-11-07

US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago WASHINGTON (AP) — US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago....
16:08, 2019-06-21

How to boost the health of your sales org by hyping up your sales team (VB Live) The quality of your sales force has a direct, accumulating, impact on your business. Learn how SMBs build and grow world-class sales organizations.Re...
21:56, 2019-09-12

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline WASHINGTON (AP) — US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline....
16:16, 2019-05-23

Men's Clothing Sales: The Best Holiday Menswear Sales to Shop Right Now Put off holiday shopping a little longer and treat yourself to some of the stylish sweaters, hats, shirts, shoes, and outerwear that just hit the sal...
20:16, 2019-12-17

MLK Day Sales: 16 Menswear Sales to Shop This Long Weekend Spend your day off—and your spring wardrobe budget—wisely. We've found deals on a razor sharp blazer, a heavy-duty chore coat, and a baker's dozen mo...
21:16, 2020-01-17

New car sales 2019: market down 4.1% in July but EV sales triple News 5 Aug, 2019 Electric car sales up 158.1 per cent in July but still only make up 1.4 per cent of the market...
14:28, 2019-08-05

Cyber Monday is on December 2, but many sales last longer — here are the start dates and end dates of major sales Alyssa Powell/Business insider Cyber Monday is December 2, 2019. Some Cyber Monday sales started as early as Black Friday as part of a larger "Cyber ...
21:44, 2019-11-30

Man City owners City Football Group purchase majority stake in Indian Super League club Mumbai City Manchester City owners City Football Group have purchased a majority stake in Indian Super League side Mumbai City....
12:32, 2019-11-28

A steady plurality of Americans support impeaching Trump, and a steady majority support the impeachment inquiry Gerry Broome/AP Insider has polled Americans on their feelings on impeachment every week since House Democrats' probe into President Donald Trump beg...
21:24, 2019-10-18

Cigarette smuggling in the UAE an EU headache Firms in the United Arab Emirates produce cigarettes worth billions of dollars annually. It's no doubt a lucrative business, but overseas smuggling h...
13:12, 2019-10-22

Man who finished cigarette during bar stick-up says he’d do it again The St. Louis man who calmly lit a cigarette and refused to hand over his cellphone when a robber stuck up a bar — a tough-guy moment that went...
08:12, 2019-08-31

The New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
17:44, 2019-08-15

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
21:20, 2019-08-15

CDC: U.S. cigarette smoking hit all-time low, while e-cig use rose The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that the percentage of U.S. adults smoking cigarettes reached an all-time low last year,...
00:12, 2019-11-15

FDA: 35 seizures linked to e-cigarette use in last decade Between 2010 and 2019, the FDA says it has received reports from 35 of people, mostly teens and young adults, having seizures after vaping, though it...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Partial Ban on E-Cigarette Flavors Is Issued The F.D.A. says the restrictions will apply to closed cartridge systems, like the flavored pods that are popular with teenagers, but exempted the ope...
20:40, 2020-01-02

AMA calls for ban on all e-cigarette, vaping products The American Medical Association has called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that have not been approved as cessation tools by ...
07:56, 2019-11-20

Why do e-cigarette makers suddenly want to be regulated? Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation l...
17:00, 2019-09-20

FDA unveils new guidelines for e-cigarette makers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday carved out new recommendations for makers of e-cigarettes, or vapes, including guidelines on how to ...
16:48, 2019-06-11

Senate eyes e-cigarette crackdown The White House has its knives out for the e-cigarette industry — and so does Capitol Hill.Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) have...
17:28, 2019-09-19

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung ...
00:56, 2019-09-07

Wozniacki gains revenge over Kudermetova "Caroline Wozniacki booked her third-round spot at Wimbledon with a 7-6, 6-3 win over Viktoria Kudermetova."...
20:56, 2019-07-03

BMW X1 SUV gains new plug-in hybrid variant Compact crossover line-up expanded with PHEV that promises 35 miles of all-electric range and up to 141mpg BMW has extended its second-generation X1...
10:32, 2019-09-25

Volkswagen ID R gains new look for Chinese record bid Volkswagen ID R 671bhp Pikes Peak and Nurburgring record-breaker will tackle 99-turn Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road Volkswagen has unveiled a new look...
14:44, 2019-08-09

UK tobacco shares rise on U.S. e-cigarette ban exemptions Shares in British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands Plc rose on Friday after the U.S. health regulator exempted menthol and tobacco from a list of...
15:32, 2020-01-03

PCSD searching for serial cigarette thieves TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department needs help in identifying thieves who have stolen more than $3000 worth of cigarettes. In Janua...
06:48, 2019-05-04

UK ad watchdog bans BAT from Instagram e-cigarette promotion British American Tobacco (BAT) must stop advertising its e-cigarettes from any public account on Instagram, including some influencers' accounts, the...
12:32, 2019-12-18

E-cigarette makers' push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation l...
09:08, 2019-09-20

Media companies pull e-cigarette ads from airwaves Major media companies are removing advertisements for e-cigarette companies from their airwaves as concerns over mysterious lung illnesses that appea...
19:08, 2019-09-19

Trump administration restricts some e-cigarette flavors, The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
22:44, 2020-01-02

Trump administration restricts some e-cigarette flavors The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
23:32, 2020-01-02

Reynolds American files for FDA review of e-cigarette British American Tobacco Plc unit Reynolds American Inc said on Friday it had filed for a review of its Vuse e-cigarettes by the U.S. Food and Drug a...
00:44, 2019-10-12

E-Cigarette Posts on Instagram Struck Down by U.K. Watchdog Four companies marketing e-cigarettes broke rules barring online promotions, a British advertising regulator said....
23:32, 2019-12-18

E-cigarette vapors, even without nicotine, may harm lungs New research in mice finds that even nicotine free vaping may harm lung function by causing an abnormal buildup of lipids and harming immune cells....
00:20, 2019-09-14

India faces first court challenges to e-cigarette ban India's ban on electronic cigarettes has been challenged in a court in the eastern city of Kolkata, marking the start of the first legal battle again...
16:00, 2019-09-26

Reynold American files for FDA review of e-cigarette British American Tobacco Plc unit Reynolds American Inc on Friday became the first major company to confirm it had filed for a U.S. Food and Drug Adm...
19:48, 2019-10-11

FDA under fire for years of delays on e-cigarette regulation As the FDA pressures e-cigarette firms to stamp out youth vaping, the agency faces criticism itself for failing to rein in the fast-growing industry ...
14:40, 2019-12-18

Instagram e-cigarette posts banned by ad watchdog British American Tobacco and three other vaping companies have posts promoting e-cigarettes banned....
01:36, 2019-12-18

Trump says his administration will determine an age for e-cigarette buys U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday his administration would come up with an age for e-cigarette purchases....
21:12, 2019-11-22

NYC, California sue post office over cigarette smuggling New York City and California filed a joint lawsuit Tuesday against the U.S. Postal Service to stop the mail service provider from shipping thousands ...
02:44, 2019-10-23

Man ‘with no f–ks left’ lights up cigarette during armed robbery A St. Louis man who’s obviously seen a few things was caught on camera looking completely unphased as an armed thief held up the bar he was dri...
06:00, 2019-08-30

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reporte...
22:08, 2019-08-18

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use ...
04:04, 2019-08-19

Here are the e-cigarette brands linked to the vaping epidemic Most of the nearly 2,300 people who suffered lung damage were vaping liquids that contain THC, the high-inducing part of marijuana....
21:48, 2019-12-06

E-Cigarette Exploded in a Teenager’s Mouth, Damaging His Jaw A Nevada youth’s jaw was badly injured while vaping. Doctors suspect a faulty battery caused an explosion....
23:32, 2019-06-19

India says e-cigarette ban implies use of devices also prohibited The Indian government has told a court that its federal ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes implies that their use is also prohibited, legal doc...
13:16, 2019-11-18

More U.S. teens exposed to secondhand e-cigarette vapor (Reuters Health) - Exposure to secondhand chemicals emitted from e-cigarettes is on the rise among middle- and high-school students, a new study sugg...
23:40, 2019-08-28

4 Your Health: Study on exposure to cigarette smoke NBC News- Exposure to cigarette smoke during the first years of life may lead to behavior problems later on. Researchers collected saliva samples fro...
23:32, 2019-12-04

JUUL e-cigarette maker sees its valuation top $38B Despite criticisms that it’s helping promote an “epidemic” in teen vaping, e-cigarette maker Juul continues to attract new investors, The Post has le...
04:32, 2019-05-18

AMA calls for total ban on all e-cigarette, vaping products CHICAGO – The American Medical Association is calling for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarettes and vaping devices. The group adopted t...
05:24, 2019-11-20

Pleasant smells may curb cigarette cravings (Reuters Health) - Smokers may find cigarettes easier to resist when they smell things they enjoy like peppermint or chocolate, a small study suggest...
19:20, 2019-04-17

Time owner slams Facebook as ‘the new cigarette’ Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, who one year ago bought Time magazine for $150 million, blasted Facebook this week calling it “the new cigarette” that s...
04:16, 2019-10-18

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. ...
21:08, 2019-06-23

Cockroach with cigarette sure to fuel at least a few new Tom Waits songs This will probably be more fun if you read it all in your head with a general “Pasties and a G-String (At the Two O’Clock Club)”/“Step Right Up” kind...
00:48, 2019-10-19

Hurricane Dorian gains might as it takes aim at Florida Hurricane Dorian churned in the Atlantic, picking up speed early on Thursday, fueled by warm waters as it took aim at the U.S. coast and threatened t...
11:40, 2019-08-29

The Latest: Strong US job gains of 263,000 cuts rate to 3.6% WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the April jobs report (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Hiring jumped in April as U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs, a str...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Local German election a test for far-right gains The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, once-grand Görlitz is seen as a bellwether for how well t...
19:28, 2019-06-14

Williams must "keep perspective" over rapid gains with 2019 F1 car Williams's extra diligence with its Formula 1 car development is already paying dividends but it will not get carried away by gains it makes over the...
10:44, 2019-08-25

Fed says economic gains tempered by trade worries WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says most areas of the country saw a slight improvement in economic activity in the spring, but those gains wer...
20:24, 2019-06-05

With “Eve,” Rapsody gains traction in the best rapper debate The debate over who reigns supreme as the greatest rapper of the moment is never-ending and never settled...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Liftoff: Android is making gains on iOS in gaming Games played on Apple devices saw a steep decline in engagement compared to Android during the year ended May 31, according to Liftoff and AppsFlyer....
18:24, 2019-08-27

Jemarl Baker gains immediate eligibility for UA hoops TUCSON – After transferring from University of Kentucky with the thoughts that he may have to sit out a year, University of Arizona guard Jemar...
05:40, 2019-11-01

Euro gains in global use, but US dollar still the boss FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank says the euro has gained ground on the dollar as a global currency used for government reserves, ...
11:28, 2019-06-13

US gains a robust 266,000 jobs; unemployment falls to 3.5% WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring in the United States jumped last month to its highest level since January as U.S. employers shrugged off trade conflicts and...
19:08, 2019-12-06

Job gains reported for August should be taken with a pillar of salt On Friday we will get the latest look at the nation’s employment situation. The consensus of the “experts” is that 170,000 jobs were created in Augus...
04:28, 2019-09-05

Markets Right Now: US stocks rise following gains in Europe NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street following big g...
15:52, 2019-06-18

New Mercedes-AMG GLE 63: V8 super-SUV gains hybrid tech Mercedes-AMG reveals its mild-hybrid GLE 63 and GLE 63 S 4MATIC at the LA motor show Mercedes-AMG has pulled the covers off its three performance SUV...
20:24, 2019-11-20

Romney says Trump was right to not cut capital gains taxes Mitt Romney is offering rare praise for President Donald Trump, hailing his decision not to index capital gains taxes to inflation as the right choic...
20:24, 2019-09-13

Volkswagen Golf gains three plush run-out editions News 19 Sep, 2019 VW has launched Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition versions of the current Golf, ahead of the Mk8 model’s a...
18:08, 2019-09-19

Europe at crossroads as far right makes big gains in vote BRUSSELS (AP) — The traditional centrist leaders of Europe have been assailed from the nationalist, anti-immigration far-right and the environmental ...
06:12, 2019-05-27

20 Under $20: Minimal Effort, Maximum Pleasure On those nights when you just need to flop, find a wine that’s alive, interesting, easy to enjoy and moderately priced. It is the reward you deserve....
17:16, 2019-09-19

'A Blatant Effort to Intimidate a Witness' Every day, we are witnessing the complete breakdown of an American president in real time. This is a surreal thing to think about and experience, but...
22:24, 2019-10-02

Inside the Effort to Fix the Troubled Boeing 737 MAX An exclusive look inside a Boeing flight simulator with two American Airlines pilots trying to help correct the software flaw that likely led to two ...
00:40, 2019-06-06

War: $2.3 million GOP anti-impeachment effort set The Republican National Committee is greatly expanding its war on Democrats seeking impeachment, crossing the $2.3 million mark and turning its focus...
22:20, 2019-10-14

AT $7,900, Would You Give This 2013 Fiat 500 an E for Effort? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Fiat 500e has the dubious distinction of representing a model with the highest depreciation of any electric car sold...
14:12, 2019-07-19

FTC effort cracks down on more than 1B ‘loathed’ robocalls CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission cracking down on illegal robocalls, including dozens of actions against domestic operations responsible f...
19:28, 2019-06-25

E-cigarette use, flavors may increase cardiovascular disease risk E-cigarettes are largely considered safer than traditional cigarettes, but a new study suggests use of the devices -- as well as the flavors, regardl...
17:20, 2019-05-28

French man stunned to see photo of his amputated leg on cigarette warning A man was left stunned after a photo of his amputated leg was used on cigarette packets without his consent....
18:40, 2019-07-18

U.S. FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesse...
18:56, 2019-08-15

Beer and cigarette makers join the pot lobbying parade Pot may be illegal at the federal level but corporate giants and K Street are preparing for the push to legalize....
12:00, 2019-05-02

NY Democrats want to ban sale of single-use cigarette filters known as ‘butts’ Democratic lawmakers want to ban the sale of single-use cigarette filters, commonly known as “butts,” in the state’s latest effort to rein in the tob...
18:48, 2020-01-17

FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesse...
01:12, 2019-08-16

FDA proposes new requirement for graphic labels on cigarette packs The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday morning to require cigarette packages to include realistic images showing the health conseq...
17:28, 2019-08-15

Regulating e-cigarette flavours may prompt some people to smoke more The results of a survey suggest that regulating the flavours and nicotine levels of e-cigarettes could prompt some younger people to increase their t...
15:20, 2019-07-15

E-cigarette maker Juul's valuation 'coming down sharply' The value of e-cigarette maker Juul in the private market is "coming down sharply," people familiar with the matter tell CNBC's David Faber....
17:12, 2019-09-13

New York raises age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarette products to 21 New Yorkers hoping to purchase tobacco or e-cigarette products in the state must be 21 years of age to do so, thanks to a new law that went into effe...
15:52, 2019-11-14

Indonesia to raise cigarette prices by more than a third at start of 2020 Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said on Friday, as par...
14:00, 2019-09-13

Teen cigarette smoking declining more slowly in rural U.S. (Reuters Health) - - The odds of smoking for U.S. adolescents are 50 percent higher in rural areas than in urban areas, even as rates of teen smoking...
17:44, 2019-04-11

Senate committee questions FDA, CDC on delayed e-cigarette regulations A congressional committee on Wednesday heard testimony from officials on a still-spreading lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and regulation of the ...
21:00, 2019-11-13

FDA proposes health warnings images for cigarette packs, ads A new rule proposed by the FDA would require images to cover the top half of the front and back of a cigarette pack, as well as cover the top 20 perc...
22:48, 2019-08-15

Cigarette smoker gets sprayed in face with fire extinguisher This smoker got smoked out. Facebook video shows a Utah business owner blasting a smoker in the face with a fire extinguisher after the man refused t...
03:32, 2019-09-24

A pilot had to divert a red-eye flight because a passenger tried -- twice -- to light a cigarette An Alaska Airlines flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia was forced to divert, all thanks to a belligerent passenger who tried twice to light up ...
11:40, 2019-04-11

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully foug...
17:52, 2019-08-15

E-cigarette flavors worsen asthma symptoms, study says Some e-cigarette flavors may aggravate asthma symptoms in vapers, according to research published Friday, which contradicts beliefs that the devices ...
19:28, 2019-09-20

The smartphone is our era's cigarette – and just as hard to quit | Ross Barkan This single piece of technology has obliterated the promise of the internet and corrupted human interactionIn the long lost year of 2011, I managed t...
13:32, 2019-12-23

Juul never intended electronic cigarette for teens: co-founder Co-founder James Monsees testified that Juul developed its blockbuster vaping device and flavor pods for adult smokers who want to stop...
02:56, 2019-07-26

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: WSJ The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs inc, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursda...
19:12, 2019-08-29

Bird feeding chick cigarette end captured in picture A US photographer captures a black skimmer bird feeding its chick a cigarette filter in Florida....
15:32, 2019-07-02

E-cigarette explodes in teen’s mouth, blasts hole in his jaw Kailani Burton thought she was helping her teen son kick his addiction to cigarettes when she bought him a vaporizer. But the Burton family learned t...
17:20, 2019-06-20

FTC opens inquiry into e-cigarette industry's marketing practices The Federal Trade Commission has opened a new inquiry looking at the marketing practices of six major e-cigarette manufacturers, ordering them to tur...
19:08, 2019-10-03

Andrew Cuomo wants to crack down on untaxed cigarette sellers Gov. Cuomo wants the state to crack down on retailers who illegally sell out-of-state, untaxed cigarettes -- proposing a measure that could effective...
17:48, 2019-12-20

India defends e-cigarette ban in court with attack on Juul The impending introduction of Juul e-cigarettes in India was a factor in the government's decision to ban the sale of vaping products, a top governme...
21:00, 2019-10-01

Feds rip Juul for claiming its e-cigarette is safer than smoking WASHINGTON — Federal health authorities on Monday blasted vaping giant Juul for illegally pitching its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative t...
19:56, 2019-09-09

Daily E-Cigarette Use Can Help Smokers Quit, According to One of the Most Comprehensive Studies Yet E-cigarettes have long been pitched as a healthier alternative to cigarettes, and one that could help smokers kick the habit by delivering nicotine w...
20:28, 2019-07-24

NC becomes first state to sue e-cigarette maker Juul over targeting teens North Carolina’s attorney general is asking a state judge to bar popular e-cigarette maker Juul Labs from selling to minors and force it to end slick...
19:24, 2019-05-16

San Francisco smokes Juul’s hopes by voting to keep e-cigarette ban Voters in San Francisco have resoundingly rejected an attempt to overturn a citywide ban on e-cigarettes by a margin of around 80:20. Reporting on th...
13:24, 2019-11-06

TUSD joins national lawsuit against e-cigarette companies TUCSON – The Tucson Unified School District is joining other school districts across the country in a lawsuit against manufacturers of e-cigare...
05:44, 2019-10-19

Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibi...
02:48, 2019-08-02

FDA Approves a Cigarette Alternative That Heats Tobacco Without Burning It (WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials will allow Philip Morris International to sell a cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning ...
00:32, 2019-05-01

Bottas: Weird how Ferrari "always" gains half a second on straights Mercedes Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas says it is weird how Ferrari "always" seems to gain half a second on the straights no matter the circuit la...
12:56, 2019-06-30

U.N. wants more urgency in AIDS fight as gains and funding fade The global fight against AIDS is stalling due to lower investment, marginalized communities missing vital health services, and new HIV infections ris...
11:16, 2019-07-16

Markets Right Now: Banks lead early gains for US stocks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Banks were leading stocks higher in early trading on Wal...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Winnebago is camping on some nice gains with strong earnings Winnebago (WGO +10%) is trekking higher today after reporting Q1 (Nov) results this morning. Here ar...
18:16, 2019-12-20

Bentley Flying Spur gains Blackline variant Sports saloon receives black exterior details, intended to give the car a “sportier persona” Bentley has added a Blackline variant to its third-gener...
20:00, 2019-10-10

Red Bull car gains led to Verstappen’s Honda F1 engine lag issue Max Verstappen's faster application of the throttle on his Red Bull Formula 1 car is the suspected cause of his turbo lag issue during the British Gr...
12:16, 2019-07-17

Green gains expected in Swiss parliamentary elections Switzerland's two Green parties are set to make gains while its powerful anti-immigration SVP is looking at losses, according to a projection. Still,...
20:44, 2019-10-20

Dollar gains, oil slips as markets focus on Mideast The dollar gained, helped by better-than-expected data in the U.S. non-manufacturing sector, and oil prices retreated on Tuesday as caution kept inve...
01:32, 2020-01-08

Green gains expected at Swiss parliamentary elections Switzerland has held parliamentary elections. Political forecasters are expecting Switzerland's two environmentalist parties to make gains amid growi...
12:32, 2019-10-20

The first PS5 benchmark might’ve just leaked, showing monster performance gains over PS4 Sony’s PlayStation 5 console will hit stores during next year’s holiday shopping season, but we already know a few things about the conso...
18:00, 2019-06-26

Amazon Translate gains 22 languages and 6 server regions Amazon Translate, Amazon's cloud-hosted and AI-powered text translation service, now supports new languages and server regions.Read More...
00:44, 2019-11-26

Murata gains revenge on Brant in devastating fashion Hard-hitting Japanese star Ryota Murata won back his WBA middleweight title with a two-round demolition of rival Rob Brant The post Murata gains reve...
13:24, 2019-07-15

Two green parties on track for gains in Swiss elections Green party and Green Liberals projected to increase share of vote from four years agoTwo green parties appear to have made significant gains in Swis...
18:00, 2019-10-20

AfD gains expected in battle for political heart of Germany Party whose leader is labelled a Nazi is on par with CDU going into Thuringia poll on SundayRight-wing populists are expected to make strong gains in...
11:12, 2019-10-25

Vauxhall Insignia gains exterior and tech upgrades Facelifted large hatch gets a redesigned front and driver assistant functions for December launch Vauxhall has updated its Insignia large family car ...
00:40, 2019-12-04

Markets Right Now: Stocks extend gains, led by tech shares NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are extending gains to a second day Wednesday, le...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Spanish election: deadlock remains as far right makes big gains Socialist party wins election, but poll fails to ease political impasse Spanish election: results trackerSpain’s ruling socialist party has won the c...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Video: The importance of Honda's unseen F1 gains for Red Bull The Red Bull-Honda package has yet to win a race in the 2019 Formula 1 season, although Max Verstappen's drives have put it in the ballpark...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Trade war costs overpower tax-cut gains at Cummins. Consumers may be next At enginemaker Cummins Inc., the costs of President Trump's trade war have already topped savings from sweeping corporate tax cuts enacted by a Repub...
06:28, 2019-06-16

Android version of Google Calendar app gains useful feature , the workhorse app named Google Calendar is receiving a server-side update that adds a new feature for Android users. With the update, those employi...
18:16, 2019-12-09

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, building on recent gains NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are moving broadly higher on Wall Street as the ...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Apple Music gains new Replay feature, here is how it works Apple is bringing a new feature to its music streaming service in the hopes to bring Apple Music on par with and other similar services. The new feat...
03:12, 2019-11-14

Consumers power the economy — so what happens now that wage gains are falling? NBC – In spite of a decades-low unemployment rate of 3.5 percent, analysts say slipping wage gains revealed in the monthly jobs report released...
01:16, 2019-10-05

Women Make Gains in Indie Films, Study Says They’re directing, writing and producing independently made movies at record levels. They are also hiring more women....
14:28, 2019-06-18

Waze app gains Pandora integration on Android and iOS devices Waze, Google Maps' rival, and Pandora, the music streaming company have just announced they have teamed up to offer Android and iOS users the option ...
20:32, 2019-05-09

Klobuchar gains momentum in Iowa – but will her gruelling tour be enough? The Minnesota senator is reaching out to Iowa’s smallest towns and rural settlements ahead of the vital February caucus and seeing increasing numbers...
13:08, 2020-01-04

2020 Audi RS5 gains refreshed design and new tech 'Implied' air intakes hark back to the legendary Audi Quattro BMW M4 rival is final RS model to be facelifted with overhauled infotainment and more a...
16:44, 2019-12-10

Wall Street gains expected to slow down in 2020 It’s been a surprisingly good year for Wall Street. Don’t bank on a repeat in 2020. Despite relentless political turmoil in Washington — everything f...
05:04, 2019-12-20

Klobuchar gains momentum in Iowa – but can a centrist hope to win there? The Minnesota senator is reaching out to Iowa’s smallest towns and rural settlements ahead of the vital February caucus and seeing increasing numbers...
17:48, 2020-01-04

People of color make gains in mayoral race across the US ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — People of color made history this week by winning municipal races in places their families were once ignored or prevented from vo...
21:28, 2019-11-07

Volkswagen T-Cross gains new 148bhp petrol engine News 9 Jan, 2020 Volkswagen has expanded the engine range of the T-Cross SUV again, with a new 1.5-litre turbo petrol unit priced from £24,910...
15:52, 2020-01-09

Johnson: I will silence the 'keyboard warriors' with NASCAR gains Jimmie Johnson says he is determined to silence his critics by improving his NASCAR Cup Series form regardless of whether he makes it into the 2019 c...
15:04, 2019-09-01

Far-right party makes gains in Germany state elections Voters in Saxony, a region of around 4.1 million people bordering Poland and the Czech Republic, and neighbouring Brandenburg, which has 2.5 million ...
01:20, 2019-09-02

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human r...
16:40, 2019-07-21

Dacia Duster gains new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine News 15 Aug, 2019 The Dacia Duster gains a new, more efficient entry-level TCe 100 engine, set to replace larger outgoing 1.6-litre pet...
18:16, 2019-08-15

Culture under scrutiny: What AfD gains at the polls imply for the arts Populism is having its moment around the world — to the chagrin of many artists. The shake-up of the political landscape in Saxony and Brandenburg is...
00:52, 2019-09-02

Far-right AfD makes big gains but fails to topple mainstream parties Exit polls put party second in German state elections in Saxony and BrandenburgThe anti-immigration Alternative für Deutschland party made strong gai...
19:44, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as it hurtles towards Florida Hurricane Dorian has been gaining strengthen as it hurtles towards US mainland after sparking blackouts and flooding across the Virgin Islands....
10:52, 2019-08-29

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as it hurtles towards US mainland Hurricane Dorian has been gaining strengthen as it hurtles towards US mainland after sparking blackouts and flooding across the Virgin Islands....
08:16, 2019-08-29

Ricciardo: Renault yet to find "big" chassis gains with 2019 F1 car Daniel Ricciardo says his Renault Formula 1 team has yet to find "big" improvements with its chassis in 2019 compared to the progress it has made wit...
12:24, 2019-07-31

Hamilton: Mercedes needs "drastic" F1 straightline gains for Monza Lewis Hamilton believes his Mercedes Formula 1 team needs "drastic improvements" in straightline speed to compete with Ferrari at this weekend's Ital...
14:36, 2019-09-04

Yes, Trump can use executive authority on capital gains indexing As expected, Congress’ summer break didn’t mean a letup in the never-ending debate about capital gains indexing — whether or not President Trump shou...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Weed supporters are celebrating this 420 as legalization gains momentum Marijuana is now legal in 10 states and Washington, D.C. A handful of states are actively considering allowing adult recreational use....
19:48, 2019-04-20

Volvo S60 gains 385bhp plug-in hybrid option in UK Executive saloon is now available in PHEV form, while prices have been increased at the bottom of the line-up Volvo has extended its S60 line-up in ...
16:04, 2019-08-21

Far-right gains in Spanish polls are not Franco nostalgia: Analyst Spain will have another a left-wing minority government following its elections, analyst Salvador Llaudes tells DW. But it will not be unstable, he f...
12:52, 2019-05-01

New Aston Martin Vantage AMR gains seven-speed manual Aston Martin’s Vantage AMR will cost from £149,995 Limited-run special edition ditches automatic for dog-leg shift manual 'box in a bid to be more...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for hit Hurricane Dorian gained strength as it crept closer to Florida's coast on Friday, raising the risk that parts of the U.S. state will be hit by strong...
17:20, 2019-08-30

Trump impeachment effort once again rejected in House The Democratic-led House of Representatives once again rejected articles of impeachment against President Trump on Wednesday. The House voted to tabl...
00:12, 2019-07-18

UK's top doctor calls for global health effort Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, the outgoing UK Chief Medical Officer has warned....
03:00, 2019-07-22

Dani Alves: 'If you win without effort, you triumph with no glory at all' Alves reflects on 17 years in Europe, what he learned from Pep Guardiola, his experiences of racism and why he’s back in Brazil By Joshua Law and Tom...
13:12, 2019-09-27

Trump: Obama ‘had to know’ about effort to stop me from becoming president President Trump said his predecessor Barack Obama had to “know about” efforts to ensure he wouldn’t win the presidency. “Ther...
20:36, 2019-06-16

Familiar flaw does in Rangers despite improved effort SUNRISE, Fla. — Better, but hardly complete. The Rangers had quite an improvement from one of their worst games in recent memory, but were undercut b...
04:24, 2019-11-17

2 top Dem senators give boost to impeachment effort Patty Murray doesn’t typically make waves. But the low-key senator’s endorsement of an impeachment inquiry is doing exactly that in the Senate Democr...
01:24, 2019-07-30

The Warriors’ last-ditch effort to keep Kevin Durant This isn’t the full-court press that resulted in the Hamptons Five, but the Golden State Warriors will do what they can to try to keep Kevin Du...
15:52, 2019-06-30

Trump compares the impeachment effort to ‘a lynching’ By Allan Smith President Donald Trump has called the House impeachment inquiry a “coup,” a “witch hunt” and a “fraud,&#...
17:40, 2019-10-22

Wow, Domino's Put a Whole Lot of Effort Into Fighting Disability Rights The U.S. Supreme Court decided on Monday to reject an appeal over whether Domino’s Pizza should make its websites and apps compliant with federal dis...
04:28, 2019-10-08

Trump launches effort against fentanyl trafficking The Trump administration Wednesday launched a new effort to crack down on deadly trafficking of fentanyl into the United States by seeking help from ...
03:20, 2019-08-22

UN probes corruption in its own agencies in Yemen aid effort CAIRO — The United Nations investigators assembled in the departure hall of Sanaa’s airport were preparing to leave with precious evidence: laptops a...
23:52, 2019-08-05

The 2020 Genesis GV80 Is A Valiant First Effort Korean brand Genesis has unveiled its first in what is sure to be a series of luxury SUVs on Tuesday evening at a private event in Seoul. The 2020 Ge...
03:28, 2020-01-15

Raptors rout of Sixers a team effort When Fred VanVleet threw up a three-point attempt late in the first quarter on Tuesday, it was as the nearly 20,000 fans at Scotiabank Arena were col...
18:20, 2019-05-08

Minimal effort for maximum glowing effect A rub here and a touch of colour there et voila… the natural beauty look. Plus, eyebrow gloss and healthy scalpsThis pared-down but polished look, as...
07:40, 2019-07-07

In an effort to find more players, Evolve is now free After struggling for over a year to make Evolve work as a traditional, paid title, the developers at Turtle Rock are making a radical shift to a free...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Facebook Said to Be in Talks With Publishers on News Effort The social network is pitching an initiative to license articles from some of the largest American news publishers for its mobile app, according to p...
05:44, 2019-08-09

China calls for businesses to shut down e-cigarette online shops China's tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking e-commerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette p...
10:12, 2019-11-01

E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Investors grill Altria CEO over $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul Altria shareholders grilled CEO Howard Willard on his $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul at the company's annual shareholder meeting Th...
17:36, 2019-05-16

Chimp filmed 'smoking cigarette' in zoo after cruel tourist throws it at him The shocking video – recorded at Hefei Wildlife Park in China – showed the primate imitating the human who had thrown it...
10:40, 2019-11-04

CEO of major tobacco firm resigns amid e-cigarette backlash Alison Cooper, the CEO of UK tobacco group Imperial Brands will step down as boss once her replacement is found, the company announced Thursday. Coop...
20:56, 2019-10-03

De Blasio administration sues e-cigarette vendors for marketing to kids New York City is suing more than 20 online e-cigarette vendors, alleging they sold and aggressively marketed their products to minors in the Big Appl...
19:52, 2019-10-09

FDA faces deadline on adding graphic labels to cigarette packs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-08-14

U.S. FDA warns flavored e-cigarette makers over social media posts The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission on Friday issued warning letters to four flavored e-liquid product makers, ste...
18:32, 2019-06-07

Kurt Cobain's cigarette-burned cardigan sells for £260k A cardigan worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's Unplugged session has sold at auction for £260,000....
06:12, 2019-10-27

Federal prosecutors investigate e-cigarette maker Juul: report Federal prosecutors in California have launched a criminal probe into e-cigarette company Juul amid a nationwide epidemic of vaping-related illnesses...
23:12, 2019-09-23

Teens made up most of e-cigarette maker Juul's Twitter following - study (Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in ...
19:16, 2019-05-20

China's tobacco monopoly means big risks for e-cigarette startups In a glass-walled laboratory, chemists puff on vaping devices as they test liquid nicotine flavors. Nearby, staffers with cartons of instant noodles ...
07:40, 2019-11-07

Study suggests e-cigarette flavorings may pose heart risk WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarettes aren’t considered as risky as regular cigarettes, but new research finds a clue that their flavorings may be bad...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Burning cigarette may have caused Notre Dame fire: prosecutors A smoldering cigarette or an electrical malfunction could be what sparked the massive Notre Dame Cathedral fire, Paris prosecutors said on Wednesday...
22:36, 2019-06-26

House subcommittee asks e-cigarette companies to stop advertising A House panel sends letters to four e-cigarette companies asking for them to halt television, radio, print and digital ads....
16:20, 2019-09-26

E-cigarette users warn Trump that the real culprit is THC vaping Many e-cigarette users are outraged at President Trump for proposing to ban flavored vaping liquids, saying he failed to address the real culprit for...
13:32, 2019-09-17

State sues e-cigarette maker, says it targets youth market BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is suing a national retailer of electronic cigarette and vaping products. Attorney General Maura Healey announced Thursda...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Southern Arizona students testing out e-cigarette prevention program TUCSON-  A new test program based out of the University of Arizona is working to educate pre-teens about the dangers of vaping and addiction. The pil...
08:16, 2019-09-17

Cigarette packs to be stripped of logos, designs as new regulations kick in All packaging will feature the same brown base colour, basic grey text and minimalist layout under the new requirements....
12:44, 2019-10-28

Nevada teen suffers a shattered jaw after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth NBC — A Nevada teen had to go to the emergency room after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth. The incident happened in March of last year, bu...
05:32, 2019-06-21

Cigarette smoking rate hit record low last year as more people quit Some 13.7% of U.S. adults, or 34.2 million people, said they smoked last year, according to the CDC....
19:04, 2019-11-14

Kurt Cobain's cigarette-burned cardigan sells at auction A cardigan worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's Unplugged session has sold at auction for £260,000....
04:08, 2019-10-27

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: source The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc sending shares of tobacco stocks down, a per...
22:08, 2019-08-29

U.S. House panel asks e-cigarette companies to cease advertising A U.S. House panel sent letters to four e-cigarette companies asking them to stop all print, broadcast and digital advertising of their products in t...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Watch a man brazenly light a cigarette at gunpoint during an armed robbery If you think you’re cool under pressure, you’ve got absolutely nothing on a St. Louis man who — in a scene that could have easily b...
23:04, 2019-08-31

Cigarette use among US adults hits record low while vaping rates rise: CDC Cigarette smoking rates among US adults have dropped to an all-time low, according to a report released this week from the Centers for Disease Contro...
16:56, 2019-11-15

Big jump in teen e-cigarette use despite public outcry over vaping perils More that 27 percent of high schoolers and 10.5 percent of middle schoolers reported vaping in the last 30 days....
19:24, 2019-12-05

Indonesia's planned cigarette tax hike to lead to production cut, layoffs Plans by the Indonesian government to raise tobacco excise tax and minimum cigarette prices next year will force companies to cut production and pote...
15:56, 2019-09-18

North Carolina sues e-cigarette maker JUUL over marketing RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against a popular e-cigarette maker, asking a court to limit what fl...
21:40, 2019-05-15

Mercedes: Red Bull, Ferrari "too quick" after gains in Friday practice Mercedes Formula 1 drivers Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton say their rivals Ferrari and Red Bull appear "too quick" at the Sochi Autodrom after ma...
18:20, 2019-09-27

Bill de Blasio’s neighborhood gym routine isn’t earning him political gains New York’s mayor, and the latest presidential candidate, says he frequents the YMCA to stay connected to the people, but many say he’s out of touchIf...
08:32, 2019-05-19

Citroen Berlingo MPV gains Flair XTR trim level exclusively in the UK News 4 Jun, 2019 New flagship Citroen Berlingo Flair XTR models join the range priced from £23,600 and only available to UK customers....
11:48, 2019-06-04

Office 365 gains AI-powered presenter coach and educational 3D models Office 365 has gained a slew of new features, including an AI-powered presenter coach previewed earlier this year and new templates for Whiteboard.Re...
17:48, 2019-09-25

Jodrell Bank gains Unesco World Heritage status The observatory, which tracked US and Russian crafts during the space race, wins Unesco recognition....
12:52, 2019-07-07

Turbulence for Turkey as breakaway parties make gains on Erdoğan President, in charge for past 17 years, faces domestic political threats as troops sent to LibyaTurkey is gearing up for another turbulent year in bo...
08:48, 2020-01-13

Warren gains in new poll while Biden, Sanders and Harris slide Sen. Elizabeth Warren gained ground as support for Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Kamala Harris slipped in a new poll released on Sunday. Th...
17:04, 2019-09-08

Gannett gains edge over Alden in media shareholder meeting This could be the knockout punch to Heath Freeman and Alden Global Capital/MNG Enterprises’ big takeover of Gannett....
04:12, 2019-05-08

Socialists win election in Spain but far-right Vox party makes large gains Right-wing populist and anti-migrant leaders across Europe celebrated Vox’s strong showing....
00:52, 2019-11-11

Robinson Cano gains confidence he needed out of Mets return It took 25 days for Robinson Cano to make it through an entire Mets game. The aggravation of his left quad injury on June 5 (he originally strained t...
04:48, 2019-06-17

Pfizer gains new cancer drugs in $11.4B purchase of Array BioPharma Pfizer, the firm behind prescription drugs from anxiety medication Zoloft to Viagra, agreed Monday to pay $11.4 billion for Array BioPharma and its c...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Greens expect big gains in Saxony, Brandenburg state elections Germany's Green party could score record results in Sunday's elections in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony. But they'll have to contend w...
21:00, 2019-08-31

Green gains expected as Swiss voters head to the polls Switzerland's parliamentary elections are drawing to a close. Political forecasters are expecting Switzerland's two environmentalist parties to make ...
08:28, 2019-10-20

Golden aura around marginal gains is beginning to look a little tarnished | Tim Lewis Comfy mattresses and the proper washing of hands prove no match for extra-special shoesI don’t remember much about reading Bradley Wiggins’s last aut...
14:48, 2019-10-20

Traditional Thai massage gains Unesco heritage status Practice of nuad Thai, which has gained global recognition, is added to Unesco’s ‘intangible cultural heritage’ listThe body-folding, sharp-elbowed t...
04:32, 2019-12-13

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for direct hit Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm on Friday with winds of at least 111 mph (178 km/h) as it heads towards ...
11:08, 2019-08-30

Sony returns to profit on game software, Spotify gains Sony Corp. is back into profitability for the quarter through March, boosted by robust demand for game software and network services as well as gains...
09:36, 2019-04-26

Range Rover gains 395bhp Ingenium straight-six petrol Range Rover Land Rover adds 395bhp turbocharged and supercharged engine to luxury SUV, replacing V6 Land Rover has added its new 395bhp Ingenium s...
12:50, 2019-05-01

'Clipping coupons': Biden says he would eliminate capital gains tax before correcting himself Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden issued an instant correction during a dramatic moment in the Tuesday night debate in Ohio....
04:04, 2019-10-16

Petition to shut down sadistic haunted house gains 70K signatures An online petition with the goal of shutting down a haunted house challenge in Tennessee has gained more than 70,000 signatures after critics called ...
07:08, 2019-10-31

Why strong job gains may not mean success for Trudeau’s Liberals in Election 2019 Justin Trudeau’s Liberals could have a hard time translating positive economic news into votes this October....
21:36, 2019-09-06

Salesforce holds on to gains in weak tape following a strong report (CRM) Salesforce (CRM +2%) is hanging on to gains intraday in the face of intense selling in the broader m...
00:08, 2019-08-24

Verstappen: Hungary F1 pole down to Honda gains since start of 2019 Max Verstappen believes scoring his first Formula 1 pole position at the 2019 Hungarian Grand Prix is reward for Red Bull and Honda working to get mo...
20:52, 2019-08-03

Rolls-Royce Cullinan gains Black Badge variant Super-luxury SUV gets black accents and more power to appeal to “more adventurous” clients Rolls-Royce has introduced a Black Badge version of the Cu...
14:48, 2019-11-07

Mercedes worked through summer break for Formula 1 engine gains Mercedes worked "straight through the summer break" to improve the performance and reliability of its Formula 1 engine, according to team principal T...
16:48, 2019-08-27

‘Raptor Foot’ gains traction as unofficial NBA Finals anthem The infectious, reggae-infused sensation that started on the streets of downtown Toronto exploded in popularity this month, becoming an unofficial NB...
05:32, 2019-06-16

Cheaper solar power gains ground in southeast Asia Southeast Asia is accelerating plans to harness energy from the sun in coming years as the cost of generating electricity from some solar power proje...
13:12, 2019-10-31

Taraji P. Henson Is Victimized by Identity Thief Said to Have Made Off With At Least $12,000 in Ill-Gotten Gains Maybe a Chicago mom thought she actually was the sometimes criminally inclined Cookie Lyon of TV’s Empire. But prosecutors beg to differ, accusing th...
04:36, 2019-07-30

AWS Polly gains neural voices in U.S. Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese Amazon has added two new AI-generated voices -- one in U.S. Spanish and another in Brazilian Portuguese -- to its AWS Polly service.Read More...
22:08, 2019-10-23

The marginal gains of Time Trialling: Wiggins on little changes that make a big difference "In an analysis segment during the Giro d\u0027Italia, Bradley Wiggins and Brian Smith analyse the marginal gains that make all the difference in tim...
11:01, 2019-09-25

Outlook for Android and iOS gains new feature that help users get things done quicker Microsoft is bringing support for a new feature to Outlook for mobile – Actionable Messages. The new feature will be available once the latest update...
23:00, 2019-05-06

Volkswagen T-Cross gains new range-topping petrol engine Compact SUV gets turbocharged four-cylinder 1.5-litre unit that takes it from 0-62mph in 8.5sec Volkswagen has added a new, range-topping turbo petro...
15:56, 2020-01-09

Pentagon watchdog: US no longer tracking Taliban gains in Afghanistan HEIGHTENED INSECURITY IN AFGHANISTAN: The latest quarterly report to Congress by the Pentagon’s special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruct...
13:00, 2019-05-02

Huawei’s U.S. losses could lead to gains in China, at Apple’s expense It looks bad for Huawei in the U.S. right now, but its fortunes in China might improve as it focuses on selling 5G phones, something Apple can't do.R...
18:48, 2019-05-22

Hurricane Humberto gains strength as it churns toward Bermuda, away from U.S. coast Hurricane Humberto gained strength early Tuesday, packing 90 mph (150 kph) winds and it was expected to become a major hurricane with 111 mph (178 kp...
09:28, 2019-09-17

Hong Kong leader defiant after pro-democracy election gains Carrie Lam has acknowledged her government's "deficiencies" following a landslide victory for pro-democracy groups in Hong Kong's local elections. Bu...
08:08, 2019-11-26

Tropical Storm Barry gains strength as it heads towards New Orleans New Orleans residents stocked up on supplies and prepared their homes on Friday as a strengthening Tropical Storm Barry threatened severe rain and fl...
17:56, 2019-07-12

Intel: New chip materials will enable massive AI research gains Intel VP and CTO of AI products Amir Khosrowshahi and general manager of IoT Jonathan Ballon shared thoughts about AI at VentureBeat's Transform conf...
01:20, 2019-07-12

Dovizioso: Ducati's 2020 prototype MotoGP chassis gains not enough Andrea Dovizioso has warned the gains from Ducati's "very interesting" 2020 prototype MotoGP chassis are "not as big as we want" after testing it at ...
12:24, 2019-11-26

Cuomo nixes last-minute effort to legalize prostitution Gov. Andrew Cuomo kiboshed a long-shot effort by a pair of New York City Democrats to legalize prostitution during the closing days of the legislativ...
19:36, 2019-06-17

The Latest: Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 10:28 a.m. A member of Venezuela’s opposition said...
16:56, 2019-06-07

In New Facebook Effort, Humans Will Help Curate Your News Stories A news section inside Facebook’s mobile app will be run by journalists and not just algorithms, the company said....
12:24, 2019-08-20

Pentagon suspends war remains effort with North Korea WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it has suspended its efforts to arrange negotiations with North Korea on recovering additional remains of U.S. se...
19:04, 2019-05-08

Aston’s Valkyrie WEC hypercar effort set to be shared by two teams Aston Martin is set have four Valkyrie hypercars split across two teams on the grid for the 2020/21 World Endurance Championship...
13:52, 2019-09-13

Judge skeptical of Trump effort to keep records from House WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a court hearing in Washington in which President Donald Trump is seeking to block Congress from obtaining some of his...
19:16, 2019-05-14

US effort to curb fentanyl behind brief arrest of El Chapo’s son, says minister Ovidio Guzmán was wanted on allegations of smuggling drugSinaloa cartel appears to have moved into production of opioidUS efforts to curb the opioid ...
22:48, 2019-11-01

Williams Formula 1 German GP update "extraordinary" effort Claire Williams hopes the "extraordinary" effort that her Formula 1 team has made to bring its latest upgrade at the German Grand Prix can help it cl...
19:28, 2019-07-25

House Sees Red on Rep. Al Green’s Effort to Impeach Trump Well, that didn’t take long. As many politicos predicted, the House on Wednesday rebuffed an effort put forth by Texas Democrat Al Green to impeach D...
03:56, 2019-07-18

Bevin’s loan boosts his reelection campaign effort FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Matt Bevin’s latest campaign-finance report shows the Republican loaned $2 million to his reelection campaign just b...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Oscar de la Renta Readies International Expansion Effort After months-long delays, one of the last independent U.S. high-fashion brands will throw open the doors of its store and showroom in Paris—plus chri...
23:44, 2019-07-16

France’s Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron wants an August summit of the Group of Seven advanced economies to take concrete initiatives on climate...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Medical chief calls for global health effort Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, England's outgoing chief medical officer warns....
10:52, 2019-07-22

White House Declares War On the Democrats' Impeachment Effort The White House on Tuesday afternoon released an eight-page letter outlining why it would not be cooperating in the Democrats’ ongoing impeachment in...
23:56, 2019-10-08

Hurricane Dorian rescue effort underway in Bahamas A massive rescue effort got underway in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian moved on, leaving much of the Caribbean nation in rubble after having killed ...
02:44, 2019-09-05

FBI wants to interview whistleblower in Trump impeachment effort: report The FBI is reportedly looking to interview the whistleblower whose complaint about President Trump’s Ukraine call sparked the ongoing House impeachme...
23:52, 2019-11-20

Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine stateA second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims ...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Japan PM to visit Iran in effort to mediate tension with US TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government spokesman says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Iran in an effort to reduce tensions between Tehran and Was...
14:40, 2019-06-06

Texas governor OKs budget with $1M gun storage safety effort AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved a spending bill that includes a $1 million public safety campaign for firearm storage. The R...
19:04, 2019-06-16

Virginia gov. launches effort to remove discriminatory laws RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam has signed a bill striking Jim Crow-era exceptions from Virginia’s minimum-wage law, and he formed a co...
12:40, 2019-06-05

Left to rot: the new global effort to preserve lost monuments From a railway run by children in Ljubljana to brutalist monuments in the Balkans, the Nonument Group maps abandoned 20th-century architectureWhen he...
15:20, 2019-08-01

Homeless crisis spurs recall effort against LA mayor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti didn’t create the homeless crisis in Los Angeles, but he owns it. The two-term Democrat who not long ago...
07:00, 2019-06-20

Anti-Crime Effort In Louisville Nets More Indictments LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Kentucky’s largest city have announced charges against 20 people accused of firearms violations. ...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Netanyahu abandons effort to form coalition government Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday abandoned his effort to form a new government after failing to secure a majority coalition, creating an opportunity for ...
01:00, 2019-10-22

Johnson Lake drained in effort to eliminate parasite Parks Canada has taken a dramatic step in the war against whirling disease by partially draining Johnson Lake in Alberta....
03:24, 2019-10-24

A singer goes missing in China’s effort to erase Tiananmen BEIJING (AP) — It has been three months since Chinese rock musician Li Zhi (LEE JUH) disappeared from public view. First, an upcoming tour was cancel...
03:48, 2019-06-02

Altitude Training in London Requires Extra Effort After leaving a job in the City, a professional cyclist finds ways to reduce his oxygen intake during rides and even when he’s sleeping....
13:12, 2019-05-04

UK flooding: army to help recovery effort as more rain forecast Worst-hit areas of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire likely to bear brunt of further downpoursOne hundred army personnel will be deployed to flood-hit commu...
11:40, 2019-11-13

Manning renews effort to be released from Virginia jail ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning are renewing efforts to get her released from a Virginia jail. Ma...
16:08, 2019-05-31

Mets’ Pete Alonso changes his look in effort to break slump PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso’s second-half slump finally screamed loudly enough to warrant a “mental day” for the Mets first baseman Sunday. The rookie s...
02:56, 2019-08-05

Daily on Healthcare: Deadline Wednesday for cigarette warning label comments Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:36, 2019-11-26

E-cigarette use increases risk of chronic lung disease, study claims The researchers claim their findings add to the "growing case that e-cigarettes have long-term adverse effects on health," and are making the "tobacc...
18:20, 2019-12-17

The first 'Marlboro Man' on television died after never smoking a day in his life. Other cigarette mascots have met a different fate. Tee Cross Ranch Robert Norris, the first Marlboro Man to appear on television, died at age 90. Norris served as the popular icon for Marlboro cigaret...
19:24, 2019-11-09

CBS, WarnerMedia drop all e-cigarette advertising, including from market leader Juul CBS, CNN and other media companies are pulling e-cigarette ads off their airways, as the death toll from a mysterious vaping-related illness climbs....
00:44, 2019-09-19

E-cigarette, tobacco, cannabis 'litter' studied at Bay-area high schools (Reuters Health) - High schools in the San Francisco Bay area are being littered with disposable pods and other trash from e-cigarettes, cannabis pro...
00:52, 2019-10-17

E-cigarette maker Juul's value slashed to $24 billion by hedge fund investor, WSJ says Darsana reportedly wrote down the value of its investment in Juul by more than a third to a price that values it at $24 billion....
14:44, 2019-10-04

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clea...
18:04, 2019-06-28

Doctors call for ban on all vape, e-cigarette products amid deaths, illnesses The AMA's call for a ban comes after the CDC confirmed at least 42 deaths and over 2,000 illnesses tied to vaping....
17:16, 2019-11-20

Altria writes down investment in troubled e-cigarette maker Juul by $4.5 billion Altria says it has written down its investment in Juul by about one-third, recording a $4.5 billion pretax charge against its third-quarter earnings....
14:12, 2019-10-31

Bird seen feeding cigarette to chick is a wake-up call: ‘People just don’t care’ When Karen Mason went to St. Pete Beach in Florida last week, she had planned to spend a quiet evening protecting nesting birds on the shore, somethi...
23:08, 2019-06-28

Miracle WWI silver cigarette case that stopped a bullet could be worth thousands A silver cigarette case that stopped a bullet from injuring a soldier during World War I could be worth thousands of dollars when it goes up for auct...
20:04, 2019-11-04

Douching monthly could add a chemical found in cigarette smoke and rubber to your blood Crystal Cox/Business Insider Douches, or devices that spray scented water into the vagina, promise to leave users feeling fresh and clean down below....
20:52, 2019-11-01

Cigarette filters could increase the risk of lung cancer, scientists warn Experts say that cigarette filters could increase the risk of cancer as they cause smokers to suck harder -- and they do not remove harmful toxins as...
22:40, 2019-10-24

PCSD asks for assistance in identifying suspect of cigarette theft from Circle K TUCSON - Community Problems Unit detectives are asking for assistance in identifying the suspect of cigarette theft from a Circle K located at 4990 N...
23:12, 2019-12-09

Heartbreaking Pics Show Bird Feeding Cigarette To Baby Chick A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt. The heartbreaking scene was clicked by Largo resident Karen ...
14:44, 2019-06-28

New York sues Juul, says e-cigarette giant 'took a page from Big Tobacco's playbook' New York state is suing e-cigarette giant Juul, accusing the company of targeting teens, downplaying the presence of nicotine and hooking a generatio...
18:40, 2019-11-19

Cigarette packages would feature color images, new health warnings under FDA proposal The move would mark the first revisal since the Surgeon General’s warning was introduced to cigarette packaging and advertisements in 1984....
21:04, 2019-08-15

U.S. lawmakers grill e-cigarette maker Juul over efforts targeted at schoolchildren E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc funded a "holistic health education" camp as part of efforts to market directly to school-aged children, members of a...
09:28, 2019-07-26

FDA tells four firms to stop selling flavored e-cigarette, hookah products The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has told four companies to remove 44 of their flavored e-liquid and hookah tobacco products that do not have th...
17:04, 2019-08-08

Amber Heard denies burning Johnny Depp with cigarette during fight Amber Heard's attorneys slammed allegations that she put out a lit cigarette on ex-husband Johnny Depp during a fight....
19:00, 2019-07-29

Daily on Healthcare: Vape shops push back at flavored e-cigarette ban Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:24, 2019-09-17

US federal judge orders FDA to implement 10-month deadline for e-cigarette applications The move ramps up pressure on companies like Juul Labs whose products have come under intense scrutiny for their popularity among teenagers....
00:12, 2019-07-13

Shocking moment toddler smokes cigarette as adult laughs behind camera A YOUNG boy has been filmed smoking a cigarette as an adult simply laughs, in a shocking video....
14:04, 2019-07-08

Trump to meet with vaping industry as administration weighs flavored e-cigarette ban President Trump said that he will meet with vaping industry representatives, as well as medical professionals and state leaders, to discuss the vapin...
17:08, 2019-11-11

U.S. health officials warn Juul over claims e-cigarette safer than smoking E-cigarettes have been on the U.S. market for more than a decade, but the FDA didn't gain the authority to regulate them until 2016....
21:40, 2019-09-09

E-cigarette maker's role in teen vaping epidemic under Hill scrutiny Warren discloses details on plan to cancel student loan debt — Conservative group cheers as Trump threatens university funding...
17:16, 2019-07-24

Japan Tobacco halves price of reduced-risk cigarette starter kit Japan Tobacco is halving the price of starter kits for its Ploom S reduced-risk cigarettes, as it struggles to compete against rival Philip Morris In...
09:36, 2019-11-12

E-cigarette smokers face increased risk of lung diseases, study says People who smoke e-cigarettes face an increased risk of developing serious, chronic lung diseases such asthma, emphysema and bronchitis....
15:24, 2019-12-16

New bill would make e-cigarette companies pay for teenage anti-vaping campaign Lawmakers want the government to get the word out about the dangers of teenage vaping, and they want e-cigarette companies to pay for it....
19:24, 2019-12-13

Trump will meet with vaping industry officials to address ‘e-cigarette dilemma’ President Trump on Monday said he plans to meet with representatives of the vaping industry, as well as medical professionals and state politicians, ...
16:52, 2019-11-11

Juul taps CFO to lead embattled e-cigarette maker's $1 billion restructuring Guy Cartwright, who became Juul's CFO in October, will become the company's chief transformation officer....
22:32, 2020-01-06

Car explodes after driver sprays 'excessive' amount of air freshener before lighting cigarette A driver in England apparently caused his car to explode when he lit a cigarette after spraying air freshener inside, officials said....
17:44, 2019-12-16

Cigarette butts in soil hamper plant growth, study suggests A study suggests the butts make up the most pervasive form of plastic pollution on the planet....
12:28, 2019-07-19

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after s...
16:36, 2019-09-16

PowerPoint gains an AI-powered presenter coach and beefed-up design suggestions Microsoft's new PowerPoint Designer features aim to boost productivity, align employees with brand style, and provide real-time public speaking sugge...
17:12, 2019-06-18

Best Buy surges to near record high; strong Q3 indicates continued market share gains (BBY) Shares of electronics retailer Best Buy (BBY +11%) are surging after the company reported strong thi...
20:40, 2019-11-26

AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for Obama’s gains for vets ...
06:40, 2019-05-27

Google Fit gains enhanced sleep tracking, map routes on iOS, and a dark theme Google announced enhancements to the Google Fit app for iOS and Android, including enhanced sleep tracking, map routes on iOS, and a dark theme.Read ...
17:56, 2019-08-02

Climate emergency trend gains traction in German-speaking countries Dozens of cities across the world have declared a climate emergency. Now, students behind the school climate strikes are bringing the movement to Swi...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Ebola in DR Congo: New transmission chain risks reversing major gains Amid multiple deadly attacks on civilians by armed groups in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), an Ebola death “unlinked to any chai...
16:44, 2019-11-22

New Skoda Scala gains sporty Monte Carlo trim level News 2 Sep, 2019 Skoda Scala gets racy 'Monte Carlo' version - due to be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show...
17:56, 2019-09-02

Six right whale deaths in the past month have almost wiped out recent population gains The population gains made this spring have been almost wiped out - and it's still early in the foraging season off Canada's east coast....
18:08, 2019-06-28