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  1. Reynolds Completely Assumes Lorillard DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | CSP

    Reynolds American Inc. has announced that it has completed assuming the $3.5 billion in debt once held by Lorillard Inc., reported The Winston-Salem Journal . A key element of Reynolds' $29.25 billion offer for Lorillard to acquire No.

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  2. Convenience MetamorphosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2013 | CSP

    ... and cigarette dollar sales have climbed during the last several years, volume sales are down sharply. The U.S. smoking rate has declined by 50% since 1965, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), the culmination of several ...

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  3. John Daly turns 50: From major wins to battling addictions with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... to separate the golf from the man making them. A few more numbers. He has won 10 tournaments worldwide despite smoking around 40 Marlboros a day and drinking a dozen cans of diet coke. He has won over $10million in prize money alone yet has had five ...

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  4. Smoke 'em - and tax 'em - if you've got 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Telegram

    In Newfoundland and Labrador, the latest budget brought huge debt, a two per cent increase in the HST and shutdowns of everything from seniors' dental programs to more than half the province's public libraries. In Prince Edward Island, the HST's up one per cent, while Nova Scotia has gone through public sector wages to eke out the barest slender slip of a balanced budget.

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  5. Izzarelli v. Reynolds Tobacco CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | FindLaw

    ZARELLA, EVELEIGH, McDONALD, ESPINOSA, ROBINSON and VERTEFEUILLE, Js. David S. Golub, with whom were Jonathan M. Levine and, on the brief, Marilyn J. Ramos, for the appellant .

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  6. Stone smokers urged to stub it outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Staffordshire Newsletter

    The Cessation Clinic, which is based at Stone Community Fire Station, will run for 12 weeks and each session will take 45 minutes. Community Safety Officer, Victoria Cooper, said: "The Cessation Clinic is an ideal opportunity for the Service to tackle smoking-related fires before they happen, by encouraging smokers to give up.

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  7. HCAT Applauds Tobacco Purchasing Age ChangeRead the original story

    Thursday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... said they were surprised by some of the statistics they heard about tobacco use in Chautauqua County. The county's smoking rate is the ninth highest in New York state, with 27.8 percent of residents considered smokers. The Health Care Action Team, ...

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  8. 10:29 WHO member states share latest development in tobacco control at Ashgabat meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AkiPress

    ... of Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products and plain packaging. The European Region has the highest prevalence of tobacco smoking among adults (28%) of all the WHO regions and some of the highest prevalence rates of tobacco use by adolescents. Although 50 ...

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  9. Mayo Clinic Q&A: Causes of lung cancer; why the big cast for the broken finger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... likely cause often can be assumed, though, based on a person's lifestyle, medical history and environmental factors. Smoking is by far the most common cause of lung cancer, but it certainly isn't the only one. As it has been for many years, lung ...

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  10. Going the distance: Miles for Moffitt helps cancer research move forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... what caused her lung cancer, but Oles was a longtime pack-a-day smoker. (According to the American Cancer Society, smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer, but about 20 percent of cases are not related to smoking.) Oles had surgery on her right ...

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  11. No BS zone: Crib notes to help you cut through the budget spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    Cut through the BS and be the most valuable contributor to your dinner table debate on the Federal Government's finances with these crib notes. Let's be real.

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  12. Science Explains Why We Tend to Unintentionally Sabotage Our GoalsRead the original story

    Thursday | Lifehack.org

    ... order dessert and smoke a cigarette. Our logical brain knows we should save for retirement, go for a jog and quit smoking." When we see, touch, or smell something that we really want, the temptation is too great to resist. We act impulsively because ...

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  13. John Stossel: Some readers say I deserve to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | UnionLeader.com

    ... free markets?" sneered one Internet commenter. "In a truly free market, society wouldn't subsidize the cost of his smoking. In a truly free market, he'd be dead." No, I wouldn't be dead. In a real free market, I would pay for my own care and that ...

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  14. Exposure to particulate air pollutants associated with numerous cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of PM2.5 at their homes were estimated using data from satellite data and fixed-site monitors. After adjusting for smoking status, and excluding deaths that had occurred within three years of the baseline to control for competing diseases, the study ...

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  15. On Native Ground'Doubt Industry' Muddies the Climate Change DebateRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ... They called it "manufactured doubt." In the early 1950s, there was a spate of scientific reports linking cigarette smoking to lung cancer that were starting to have an effect on cigarette sales; people began to be concerned about the health risks ...

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  16. ConstanceWEIGHING in on FatRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ... day. He discounted that: "I don't inhale," he'd say. My brothers smoked and died early, none from obesity, all from smoking-related illnesses. No one puts food in a person's mouth and no one puts cigarettes to their lips, either. But here is the ...

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  17. Cigarettes Cause CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Townhall

    It should be a no brainer of a statement. Smoking cigarettes causes cancer. In fact, there are many things a person can smoke that do less damage.

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  18. Exposure to particulate air pollutants associated with numerous types of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    ... at their homes were estimated using data from satellite data and fixed-site monitors. Researchers adjusted for smoking status and excluded deaths that had occurred within three years of the baseline to control for competing diseases. Results: The ...

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  19. Is the e-cigarette debate turning anti-smoking groups into a new Big Tobacco?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Raw Story

    ... lives may hang in the balance. Since the surgeon general's warning was mandated onto cigarette packs in 1966, the US smoking rate has been more than cut in half: In 1965, 50 percent of adults smoked; in 2014, 16.8 percent did. But according to the ...

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  20. Chautauqua Co. Legislature Votes in Favor of Changing Tobacco Purchasing AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... though he says he's leaning toward signing it at this time. Approval would make Chautauqua County, a place where the smoking rate is high, according to Horrigan, the first county to approve such a tobacco measure behind New York City. "It's always ...

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