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  1. Feb. 2 Readers' lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... to pass the first multi-city smoke-free policies in the United States. When we started our efforts, unrestricted smoking was a norm too established to change, and many people thought the tobacco industry was too big to fight. Today, we know better. ...

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  2. Jim Belushi in SWFL, announces philanthropic plansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC2 News

    ... are in the car. Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, filed a bill (SB 548) this week that would prohibit people from smoking in vehicles and would lead to smokers being cited for non-moving violations if they don't comply. A South Florida Democrat wants ...

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  3. California officials seek to regulate electronic cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... health officer's false claims, there is ample evidence that vaping helps smokers quit and is far less hazardous than smoking," American Vaping Association president Gregory Conley said in an e-mail to AP. The 2014 Monitoring the Future survey, which ...

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  4. Smoking in Big Easy bars, gambling halls to end in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Republic

    In three months it will no longer be legal to smoke in bars and while gambling in the Big Easy. On Friday, Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed into law a new ordinance that does away with smoking inside bars, gambling halls, stadiums and hotels in what will be a big change for a city known for its libertine ways.

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  5. What happens when Facebook knows every step you take, every move you make?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KNDO

    On April 24, the team behind fitness-tracking app Moves was purchased by Facebook for an undisclosed sum. The company assured users that it wouldn't commingle data with Facebook.

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  6. No home, not sure where to goRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... a.m. I'm out the door, homeless no longer. One of the people who had slept there was standing on the steps outside, smoking a hand-rolled cigarette. He said he would be staying there every night until spring, but after that, who knew?

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  7. Sri Lanka Health Ministry orders pictographic warnings on cigarette packets from February 1Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Jan 30, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Health Ministry has ordered the tobacco companies to print pictorial warnings on the cigarette packets from February 1. Non Communicable Diseases Unit of Ministry of Health has ordered that pictographic warnings against the danger of smoking must be printed on outer surface of cigarette packets starting from February 1st. Legal action will be taken against the companies which fail to adhere to the rule of legislation, the government media said.

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  8. Letter: Stop Richmond's development 'insanity'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Richmond News

    The definition of insanity usually includes references to extreme folly, senselessness, foolhardiness, and irrationality. Riding a bicycle on a busy road at night dressed totally in black certainly qualifies, as does smoking a pack or two of cigarettes a day, eating hamburgers and fries for dinner seven days a week, and staring at your iPhone while driving above the speed limit through a school zone.

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  9. We're gushing over these pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    We can always trust Zara to stock stylish, on-trend pieces that actually fit in our budgets, but this spring they've completely outdone themselves. After perusing the site's new arrivals, I found tons of luxe-looking clothes and shoes ringing in well under $150: patent smoking loafers that could easily pass as Miu Mius, a minimalist perforated bucket bag and a camel car coat to wear when transitioning seasons.

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  10. As Lyft Launches, Taxi Association Issues WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... DC, with your significant other could be just what you need. Located about More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need ...

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  11. Avenue Kitchen Opening New LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... and affordable for everyone. And one of the most innovative changes is the More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need ...

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  12. Jeremy Maclin Talks ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... trying to tackle home improvement projects on their own. Doing renovations More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need ...

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  13. Your Weekend Workout Playlist: The Ultimate Super Bowl Halftime EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... DC, with your significant other could be just what you need. Located about More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who need ...

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  14. Coalition wants movies with smoking rated 18ARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    What made you start smoking? Was it your friends, a relative, or how about James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause or Leonardo Di Caprio in Romeo and Juliet? The Non-Smokers' Rights Association and the Ontario Coalition for Smoke-Free Movies wants any movie in which a character is smoking to be restricted to children with an 18A rating. Citing a recent report which suggests 37 per cent of smokers may have picked up the habit after seeing an actor light up, the group wants to keep the eyes of children from seeing their onscreen idols smoking.

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  15. New Jeb Bush Profile Reveals 'Troubled' Years as Hash-Smoking StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    A new Boston Globe profile on former Florida Gov. and likely 2016 presidential candidate Jeb Bush reveals a "troubled" and "tumultuous" four years at a Massachusetts prep school that consisted of copious marijuana and alcohol consumption. According to Bush's former classmates, he smoked a "notable" amount of marijuana and sometimes bullied other students - an accusation about which he had no recollection - at Phillips Academy in Andover.

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  16. Smoke survey: Public being asked to 'butt' inRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    RESIDENTS have been called on to complete an online survey that could bring a smoking ban in Tamworth's central business district a considerable step closer. NO BUTTS: The Heart Foundation's Penny Milson wants to hear residents' thoughts on a plan to ban smoking in Tamworth's central business district.

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  17. You can't fake homelessnessRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... dinner. From the outside looking in, they are silent, moving in slow motion. Outside a bar, two men and a woman are smoking. We ask for directions. The younger man recommends one with Wi-Fi, where the food is better. The young woman tells us to be ...

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  18. The life of Mr Ernest PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    ... told his chances of survival were low. However when they went to say their goodbyes they found him sat up in bed smoking a cigarette. After a nine-month recovery, he returned to the army and at the end of the war returned to Avon Rubber, on light ...

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  19. Bill would block surcharge on tobacco-using state employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... moves to the full House for more debate. The move comes as a group of physicians and others lobby lawmakers to ban smoking in public places. Those measures haven't made any progress in the Legislature, and could die if they don't pass from committee ...

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  20. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu Signs Off On Smoke-Free OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... in bars and casinos will prevent countless cancer diagnoses and save lives." More than 6,500 Louisianans die from smoking-related causes yearly and costs Louisiana almost $1.5 billion in health care costs every year. The evidence on secondhand ...

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