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Manitoulin Expositor
Health Sciences North Research Institute receives funding for smoking vaccineSciences North Research Institute, has received funding from the Canadian Insti
Health Sciences North Research Institute receives funding for smoking vaccine
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 minutes ago
Sciences North Research Institute, has received funding from the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) for his tobacco smoking vaccine. Sudbury has higher rates of smoking than the provincial average. Over 45,000 Canadians die from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Seize 5700 Packets of Counterfeit Cigarettesof district pharmacies and the public who give us information that facilitates
Police Seize 5700 Packets of Counterfeit Cigarettes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 minutes ago
of district pharmacies and the public who give us information that facilitates successful operations. We appeal to those in tobacco business to mind about quality and allowed products, and be partners in fighting smuggling and fraud, through which... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
GACD funds international research projects that aim to prevent, manage chronic lung diseasesand scalable ways. NCDs are largely preventable through effective interventions
GACD funds international research projects that aim to prevent, manage chronic lung diseases
News-Medical-Net / Posted 48 minutes ago
and scalable ways. NCDs are largely preventable through effective interventions tackling shared risk factors, namely tobacco use, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity and harmful use of alcohol. The GACD Lung Diseases Programme aims to address... Read more
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Powys County Times
Newtown man confronted person with kitchen knifea knife. He was in possession of a can of lager, smelt of alcohol and was slur
Newtown man confronted person with kitchen knife
Powys County Times / Posted an hour ago
a knife. He was in possession of a can of lager, smelt of alcohol and was slurring his speech. He said the previous day tobacco, money from his wallet and phones had been stolen from his flat and he saw the person he believed to be... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Crackdown on illegal trade in sale of tobacco 06:26 28 September 2016 Trading standards officer Peter Holman with some of
Crackdown on illegal trade in sale of tobacco
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
06:26 28 September 2016 Trading standards officer Peter Holman with some of the illegal tobacco that was seized from a property earlier in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt People are being urged to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
35 to 40 per cent working population in Delhi is suffering from hypertensionfor youngsters getting affected by lifestyle ailments. Late night parties, junk
35 to 40 per cent working population in Delhi is suffering from hypertension
Decclan Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
for youngsters getting affected by lifestyle ailments. Late night parties, junk food, excessive intake of alcohol and tobacco in the form of cigarettes, hukka, gutkha etc, are affecting youngster's health. As young as 22-25 years old are... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Eichler trial delayed until Decemberphotos with two girls last year when they were 12 and 13. Eichler also allegedl
Eichler trial delayed until December
Minot Daily News / Posted an hour ago
photos with two girls last year when they were 12 and 13. Eichler also allegedly provided the first girl with alcohol and tobacco and a smart phone and other gifts and also paid for hotel rooms in different locations for her and her friends as an... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Research hit by Zim's economic free-fallZAS has already had to let go its sole full-time employee. Economic woes Zimb
Research hit by Zim's economic free-fall
New Zimbabwe / Posted an hour ago
ZAS has already had to let go its sole full-time employee. Economic woes Zimbabwe has a strong agriculture sector, with tobacco and cotton among its main exports. Traditionally, much of the country's research has come from ties between the... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
First degree murder trial awaits members of trio charged in Percy Simon deathis lit and placed in the ditch where Percy (Junior) Simon’s body was found. A h
First degree murder trial awaits members of trio charged in Percy Simon death
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 hours ago
is lit and placed in the ditch where Percy (Junior) Simon’s body was found. A healing circle and drumming was followed by tobacco offering and prayers for Mr. Simon and his family. photos by Robin Burridge Will stand trial in Superior Court GORE... Read more
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Salem News
POLICE REPORTSand EMT Ambulance came to the scene. She was taken to Salem Regional Medical Ce
POLICE REPORTS
Salem News / Posted 2 hours ago
and EMT Ambulance came to the scene. She was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT. - A clerk from Cheap Tobacco on Second Street reported at 9:21 a.m. Monday that a male came into the store and milled about for some time, then... Read more
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Salem News
EP Republican field office opens as election draws nearthere were 43 days left until the presidential election. (Salem News photo by K
EP Republican field office opens as election draws near
Salem News / Posted 2 hours ago
there were 43 days left until the presidential election. (Salem News photo by Katie White) The building used to house a tobacco store. Now, Republican campaign items, like yard signs, coasters, magnets and decorative pins can be picked up - some... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Big Gigs: Brian Wilson, Sigur Ros, James Bay, moreWoodward, Detroit. 313-833-9700. $25-$30. Titus Andronicus: 9 p.m., El Club De
Big Gigs: Brian Wilson, Sigur Ros, James Bay, more
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
Woodward, Detroit. 313-833-9700. $25-$30. Titus Andronicus: 9 p.m., El Club Detroit, 4114 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit. $15. Tobacco: 8:30 p.m., the Shelter, 431 E. Congress, Detroit. 313-961-6358. $15. Ziggy Marley: 8 p.m., Sound Board at MotorCity... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Poll: Voters back Calif. tax increase, crime measuresof respondents favored the tax, 40 percent were opposed and 7 percent remained
Poll: Voters back Calif. tax increase, crime measures
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 hours ago
of respondents favored the tax, 40 percent were opposed and 7 percent remained undecided. In several past elections, tobacco tax initiatives have performed competitively in polling only to fail on election day. In 2012, a $1 cigarette tax to... Read more
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Herald.ie
Illicit whites - the cheap cigarettes with insect eggsthe cheap cigarettes with insect eggs Luke Byrne – 28 September 2016 02:30 AM
Illicit whites - the cheap cigarettes with insect eggs
Herald.ie / Posted 4 hours ago
the cheap cigarettes with insect eggs Luke Byrne – 28 September 2016 02:30 AM With names like MG and Black Mount they are tobacco products that have no legitimate market anywhere in the world. Instead they are manufactured in covert factories,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Shasta College’s plans for a smoke free campus stalledto regroup, talk with everybody, and figure out what the next step is going to
Shasta College’s plans for a smoke free campus stalled
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 hours ago
to regroup, talk with everybody, and figure out what the next step is going to be." Shasta College, with help from the Tobacco Education Coalition of the Shasta County Public Health Department, scored a grant from the Truth Initiative, a... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Smoking Rate Hits Historic LowCara Christ said her department puts a lot of time, energy and resources into t
Arizona Smoking Rate Hits Historic Low
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 5 hours ago
Cara Christ said her department puts a lot of time, energy and resources into trying to keep people from smoking. “Tobacco control is one of the state’s highest health priorities, because of the health impacts that it has,” Christ said. “It... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Legislation hopes to regulate vaping products, shield youth from nicotinefrom nicotine and allow adult smokers to use vaping as a quit-smoking aid or as
Legislation hopes to regulate vaping products, shield youth from nicotine
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
from nicotine and allow adult smokers to use vaping as a quit-smoking aid or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco. In a statement, the department said it is also renewing the federal tobacco control strategy for one year, giving... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study looks at better ways to treat obesity in rural areasof cancer. The American Society of Clinical Oncology has identified obesity as
New study looks at better ways to treat obesity in rural areas
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 hours ago
of cancer. The American Society of Clinical Oncology has identified obesity as a health risk that is "quickly overtaking tobacco as the leading preventable cause of cancer." And obesity rates tend to skew higher for people in rural communities,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Officials: Toxic mix of medications killed former Arizona Wildcats lineman Zach Hemmilaan anxiety medication. Hemmila, 22, passed away in his sleep on Aug. 7 or 8. H
Officials: Toxic mix of medications killed former Arizona Wildcats lineman Zach Hemmila
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 hours ago
an anxiety medication. Hemmila, 22, passed away in his sleep on Aug. 7 or 8. His death was ruled an accident. Chewing tobacco was found in Hemmila’s mouth, according to the autopsy report. No intact pills were discovered in his... Read more
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CBC.ca
Mental health solution or illegal smokes? Reason for isolation spike at Hull jail disputedof inmates coupled with a smoking ban that began in February 2014. The ministr
Mental health solution or illegal smokes? Reason for isolation spike at Hull jail disputed
CBC.ca / Posted 8 hours ago
of inmates coupled with a smoking ban that began in February 2014. The ministry said inmates are being sent to isolation as a punishment for possessing contraband tobacco, exchanging nicotine patches and smoking things that imitate tobacco, like t... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
State, federal bills inspired by Kate Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores gunsagency. If an officer's gun is stolen or lost, the incident would need to be re
State, federal bills inspired by Kate Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores guns
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 hours ago
agency. If an officer's gun is stolen or lost, the incident would need to be reported to the FBI, U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and relevant state and local agencies. HR 6024 was referred to the House Armed Services... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
CDC: Adult smoking rate in Arizona drops to historic low“The more people who make the choice to quit, the more lives will be improved i
CDC: Adult smoking rate in Arizona drops to historic low
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 hours ago
“The more people who make the choice to quit, the more lives will be improved in Arizona. As the saying goes, when you quit tobacco, you put more years in your life and more life in your years.” In addition to the positive health benefits of... Read more
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The News & Observer
McCrory, Cooper detail plans for NC rural issuesin Cary, of all places. Democratic challenger and Attorney General Roy Cooper
McCrory, Cooper detail plans for NC rural issues
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
in Cary, of all places. Democratic challenger and Attorney General Roy Cooper spoke first. He talked about working with tobacco and livestock on his family’s farm near Rocky Mount, then focused on his years in the N.C. General Assembly. Working... Read more
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Calgary Sun
New Orleans strippers fight law that requires them to be 21 or overlaw requiring them to be 21 goes into effect Oct. 1. Specifically, the women a
New Orleans strippers fight law that requires them to be 21 or over
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
law requiring them to be 21 goes into effect Oct. 1. Specifically, the women are targeting Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control Commissioner Juana Marine-Lombard, whose office will enforce the new law. They say the changes will cause... Read more
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CTV News
Canada to regulate vaping productsto legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a po
Canada to regulate vaping products
CTV News / Posted 9 hours ago
to legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco. In a statement Tuesday, the department says it is also renewing the federal tobacco control strategy for one year,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Health Canada developing new regulations for vapingto legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a po
Health Canada developing new regulations for vaping
CBC.ca / Posted 9 hours ago
to legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco. In a statement Tuesday, the department says it is also renewing the federal tobacco control strategy for one year,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
A young body, but an ailing heartin lifestyle, lack of exercise, consumption of non-nutritious food, increased s
A young body, but an ailing heart
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
in lifestyle, lack of exercise, consumption of non-nutritious food, increased stress level, smoking and irrational use of tobacco. “Prolonged working hours, hectic commute and growing incidence of obesity along with a sedentary lifestyle is also... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Will Small Marijuana Growers Stay Competitive If California Legalizes It?a pound to around $1,500 a pound. Chrystal says many growers in Humboldt Count
How Will Small Marijuana Growers Stay Competitive If California Legalizes It?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
a pound to around $1,500 a pound. Chrystal says many growers in Humboldt County feel like “Budweiser and Coors and Big Tobacco and Big Alcohol and Big Ag are going to come in and wipe us off the map.” Chrystal and Noah are making plans for how... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
24 alleged 'Murdaland Mafia Piru' gang members indicted in Baltimoremay not achieve that, but that's our goal." Special Agent in Charge Daniel L.
24 alleged 'Murdaland Mafia Piru' gang members indicted in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
may not achieve that, but that's our goal." Special Agent in Charge Daniel L. Board Jr. of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, which helped lead the large-scale operation to arrest those indicted, said there are "more... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
KSP arrests Calloway Co., KY man on numerous firearms chargespossession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The investigatio
KSP arrests Calloway Co., KY man on numerous firearms charges
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 hours ago
possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The investigation is continuing. Kentucky State Police was assisted in the investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) and the Calloway County Sheriff’s... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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First Coast News
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
First Coast News / Posted 10 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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Style Weekly
Downbeat Switch Album Release Party at the Tobacco Companywhat fans of the longtime local band already know: Downbeat Switch is a guarant
Downbeat Switch Album Release Party at the Tobacco Company
Style Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
what fans of the longtime local band already know: Downbeat Switch is a guaranteed good time. The group celebrates the release of its easy-to-love new album Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Tobacco Company. Doors open at 9 p.m. Free. thetobaccocompan... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Would California's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike Reduce Smoking?Each time New York state increased its tobacco tax — now at $4.35 per pack of c
Would California's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike Reduce Smoking?
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 hours ago
Each time New York state increased its tobacco tax — now at $4.35 per pack of cigarettes — calls to the state's Quitline spiked. "I was so angry with him, I could hardly afford it," says Elizabeth Lane, a Harlem resident who paid $12 a pack. "I had... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Liberals to regulate vaping products to help shield young peopleto legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a po
Liberals to regulate vaping products to help shield young people
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
to legally buy vaping products and e-cigarettes to help quit smoking or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco. The department says it is also renewing the federal tobacco control strategy for one year, giving the government... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
University of Tulsa gets share of US housing-hazards grantwhich can trigger asthma and other illnesses. Other housing hazards include poo
University of Tulsa gets share of US housing-hazards grant
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 10 hours ago
which can trigger asthma and other illnesses. Other housing hazards include poor indoor air quality due to exposure to tobacco smoke and other contaminants and injury hazards. HUD says it's important to protect children, seniors and people... Read more
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iol.co.za
Say goodbye to hangoversdrug as a way of reducing the harm caused by alcohol. “The report is trying to
Say goodbye to hangovers
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
drug as a way of reducing the harm caused by alcohol. “The report is trying to spark what happened with e-cigarettes and tobacco, but with alcohol.” “Professor Nutt has been experimenting on this for a long time, but I thought to myself ‘where... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Would California's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike Reduce Smoking?Each time New York state increased its tobacco tax — now at $4.35 per pack of c
Would California's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike Reduce Smoking?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
Each time New York state increased its tobacco tax — now at $4.35 per pack of cigarettes — calls to the state's Quitline spiked. "I was so angry with him, I could hardly afford it," says Elizabeth Lane, a Harlem resident who paid $12 a pack. "I had... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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The Indian Express
Cabinet clears GST Council that will take call on rates, April 1 rollout in mindgoods and services while recommending 12 per cent for low rate goods and 40 per
Cabinet clears GST Council that will take call on rates, April 1 rollout in mind
The Indian Express / Posted 10 hours ago
goods and services while recommending 12 per cent for low rate goods and 40 per cent for demerit ones like luxury cars and tobacco. For precious metal, it recommended a range of 2-6 per cent. The Parliamentary Select Committee has favoured moderate... Read more
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Daily News
Public to be informed of state institutions summoned by COPApresent requirements. It has also pointed out that the Excise Department has f
Public to be informed of state institutions summoned by COPA
Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
present requirements. It has also pointed out that the Excise Department has failed to exercise certain powers under the Tobacco Tax Act due to loopholes in the law. The Auditor General has recommended to bring in amendments to rectify the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Louisville could expand smoking ban to include hookahs, e-cigscould expand its smoking ban, adding e-cigarettes and hookahs to the list. Sin
Louisville could expand smoking ban to include hookahs, e-cigs
WLKY Louisville / Posted 11 hours ago
could expand its smoking ban, adding e-cigarettes and hookahs to the list. Since 2008, you haven't been allowed to smoke tobacco products in public places and worksites in Louisville, but e-cigarettes and hookahs weren't popular yet, so they're... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Downgrades West Virginia's IDR to 'AA'; Outlook Negativeof the liability. For fiscal 2017, other revenue sources to the GRF will increa
Fitch Downgrades West Virginia's IDR to 'AA'; Outlook Negative
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
of the liability. For fiscal 2017, other revenue sources to the GRF will increase as the state increased taxes on tobacco products, suspended the sales tax exemption for purchases of medical equipment, and returned previously allocated... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 11 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
New revelations in Keith Scott CaseKeith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the
New revelations in Keith Scott Case
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 hours ago
Keith Scott shooting. (Photo: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police) According to the police source, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives told police investigators the gun had been stolen and later sold to Scott. However,... Read more
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