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Manila Bulletin
FVR calls for unity, progress; voices support for Duterte, Leniconflicts in Syria, and other global threats which he said must be given ample
FVR calls for unity, progress; voices support for Duterte, Leni
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
conflicts in Syria, and other global threats which he said must be given ample attention by leaders and the people. “El Tobacco” also called on everyone to adopt and adhere to the 17 United Nations (UN) Goals of Sustainable Development for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Nasdaq dealt a huge blow to the cannabis industry (MSRT)it has started a public campaign to get more people to protest the electronic e
Nasdaq dealt a huge blow to the cannabis industry (MSRT)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
it has started a public campaign to get more people to protest the electronic exchange. "If we were a social network for tobacco users or alcohol consumers, the Nasdaq would likely be moving forward on our application even though alcohol and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cancer survivors urge strict ban on sales of cigs near schoolsclasses opening soon, an organization of cancer survivors and former smokers ha
Cancer survivors urge strict ban on sales of cigs near schools
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
classes opening soon, an organization of cancer survivors and former smokers has urged the authorities to ensure that no tobacco products are sold near schools and other educational facilities. New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP)... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
All-inclusive playground coming to Huntington, WVPerry will headline a Charleston fundraiser for Senate President Bill Cole's Re
All-inclusive playground coming to Huntington, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
Perry will headline a Charleston fundraiser for Senate President Bill Cole's Republican bid for West Virginia governor. Tobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to budget square oneTobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leaderinvestors through crowdfunding. He has fought hard against what he calls Obama
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leader
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
investors through crowdfunding. He has fought hard against what he calls Obama’s “overreach.” When the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms sought to ban, as armor-piercing, rifle ammunition popular among hunters and target shooters, McHenry... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Shinnston, WV marks 6 straight years as Playful CityPerry will headline a Charleston fundraiser for Senate President Bill Cole's Re
Shinnston, WV marks 6 straight years as Playful City
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
Perry will headline a Charleston fundraiser for Senate President Bill Cole's Republican bid for West Virginia governor. Tobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to budget square oneTobacco tax bill failure sends WV Legislature back to... Read more
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Mission City Record
Mission woman bound for Oxfordimpact side and seeing how people respond to it. Its a really complicated drug
Mission woman bound for Oxford
Mission City Record / Posted 7 hours ago
impact side and seeing how people respond to it. Its a really complicated drug to study. “Overall, it’s pretty dangerous, parallel with tobacco and other drugs, but its so accepted in communities because we’ve had it with us for thousands of yea... Read more
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dna
World No-Tobacco Day 2016: Doctors' bodies, health groups demand ban on sale of tobacco products on May 31number of organisations, including the Indian Medical Association, have appeale
World No-Tobacco Day 2016: Doctors' bodies, health groups demand ban on sale of tobacco products on May 31
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
number of organisations, including the Indian Medical Association, have appealed to the Delhi government to observe a dry tobacco day on May 31 by completely banning sale of all tobacco products on that day. World No Tobacco Day is observed... Read more
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Daily Record
Vape life: Are flavored e-cigs for kids or smokers trying to quit?to talk him out of it. That ended three years ago, with John's first puff of a
Vape life: Are flavored e-cigs for kids or smokers trying to quit?
Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
to talk him out of it. That ended three years ago, with John's first puff of a vaporizer, an e-cigarette that replaces the tobacco-infused smoke with water vapor. It not only gave him nicotine and the familiar hand-to-mouth motions of cigarettes,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Watch centenarian give her tips for living a long and happy lifeworked as a female conductor on Nottingham's buses during the Second World War
Watch centenarian give her tips for living a long and happy life
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 hours ago
worked as a female conductor on Nottingham's buses during the Second World War before working at the Player's factory as a tobacco packer for 31 years. She said: "They were both lovely jobs. There were a lot of air raids when I was working on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Hypertension damages kidneys and heart, say doctors - newkerala.com #6931625 years in India has hypertension and it is increasing at an alarming pace, he
Hypertension damages kidneys and heart, say doctors - newkerala.com #69316
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
25 years in India has hypertension and it is increasing at an alarming pace, he said. "Reducing salt intake, stopping tobacco use, reducing stress by slowing down, yoga or meditation and increasing physical activity are some of the key... Read more
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dna
Delhiites, now you will be fined Rs 200 for smoking in public placesDelhi Police has decided to strictly enforce a fine of Rs 200 on smoking in pub
Delhiites, now you will be fined Rs 200 for smoking in public places
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
Delhi Police has decided to strictly enforce a fine of Rs 200 on smoking in public places. As per the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003, smoking in public places is banned and those who violate the law will be slapped a fine of... Read more
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The Manila Times
The destructive trade in dangerous drugsand government legislative action and public education has driven back the smok
The destructive trade in dangerous drugs
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
and government legislative action and public education has driven back the smoking scourge, and now it’s hip to be tobacco-free. That is an example of success and a non-violent solution. Knowledge is power and we have to empower others and... Read more
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The Financial Express
Delhi Police to fine those found smoking in public placesDelhi Police has decided to strictly enforce a fine of Rs 200 on smoking in pub
Delhi Police to fine those found smoking in public places
The Financial Express / Posted 10 hours ago
Delhi Police has decided to strictly enforce a fine of Rs 200 on smoking in public places. As per the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003, smoking in public places is banned and those who violate the law will be slapped a fine of... Read more
10h
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginiahave a health crisis in this state intertwined with a budget crisis," Fluharty
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginia
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 10 hours ago
have a health crisis in this state intertwined with a budget crisis," Fluharty said. "We just spent a week debating a tobacco tax. For some reason, we would rather spend time debating (the taxing of) tobacco - which causes cancer, while... Read more
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Quartz
What Silicon Valley wants from Navy SEALs and Army Rangersin the Navy. Many of his teammates are now working for agencies like the Drug E
What Silicon Valley wants from Navy SEALs and Army Rangers
Quartz / Posted 11 hours ago
in the Navy. Many of his teammates are now working for agencies like the Drug Enforcement Agency or the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. David knew he wanted something different for himself and the course helped him figure out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Pledge Part of National Education Curriculum'I have just been to Mazowe as I said where the Japanese Ambassador donated six
'Pledge Part of National Education Curriculum'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
I have just been to Mazowe as I said where the Japanese Ambassador donated six classrooms to a school that was housed in a tobacco barn and now they are in their own space. Going forward we have just finalised the documents with the colleagues in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
J&K bans sale of loose cigarettes, tobaccoThe Jammu and Kashmir government has banned sale of loose cigarettes, ‘beedis’
J&K bans sale of loose cigarettes, tobacco
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Jammu and Kashmir government has banned sale of loose cigarettes, ‘beedis’ and tobacco in the state with immediate effect in a bid to discourage consumption. The decision has been taken under section 7 of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco... Read more
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dna
Jammu & Kashmir bans sale of loose cigarettes, 'beedis' and tobaccoJammu and Kashmir government has banned sale of loose cigarettes, 'beedis' and
Jammu & Kashmir bans sale of loose cigarettes, 'beedis' and tobacco
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
Jammu and Kashmir government has banned sale of loose cigarettes, 'beedis' and tobacco in the state with immediate effect in a bid to discourage consumption of tobacco products especially among the youths. "The Government of Jammu and Kashmir hereby... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
ATF Investigates Bucks Car Dealer Blazecause of the blaze, which was reported just after midnight, remains unknown, bu
ATF Investigates Bucks Car Dealer Blaze
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 12 hours ago
cause of the blaze, which was reported just after midnight, remains unknown, but investigators with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms went to the scene in the 6700 block of Easton Road in Bedminster, county dispatch said. The location... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Big spenders? They're all living in St Ouen! « Jersey Evening Post£52 a week on each respectively. But residents of the most north-westerly pari
Big spenders? They're all living in St Ouen! « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 12 hours ago
£52 a week on each respectively. But residents of the most north-westerly parish were the lowest spenders on alcohol and tobacco, at just £10 a week. Subscribe to our mailing list Comments for: "Big spenders? They're all living in St... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drought Leaves Millions High and Drythe president said the government plans to increase rice production for both co
Drought Leaves Millions High and Dry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
the president said the government plans to increase rice production for both consumption and export, as well as make the tobacco industry vibrant again. Malawi mainly relies on tobacco for its foreign exchange earnings. In February, President... Read more
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The Advocate
Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell running for the U.S. Senatehe had served in the state Senate, where his legislation created a billion-doll
Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell running for the U.S. Senate
The Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
he had served in the state Senate, where his legislation created a billion-dollar trust fund for handling the money Big Tobacco pays each year in the settlement of a class-action lawsuit. “A lot of folks probably don’t like my politics. There... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Export Incentives to Ease Cash Crisis - Mangudyaago that incentivising exporters could help ease the liquidity problems in the
Export Incentives to Ease Cash Crisis - Mangudya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
ago that incentivising exporters could help ease the liquidity problems in the economy. He mentioned that gold, diamond, tobacco, ferrochrome and tobacco accounted for the greatest percentage of exports. The US$ 200 million from Afreximbank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$240 Million Tobacco Passes Through Auction FloorsA TOTAL of 83,5 million kilogrammes valued at U.S.$239,8 million has been sold
U.S.$240 Million Tobacco Passes Through Auction Floors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
A TOTAL of 83,5 million kilogrammes valued at U.S.$239,8 million has been sold as at day 37, official figures from the Tobacco Marketing Board (Timb) show. During the same period last year, 61,6 million kg worth US$175,6 million were sold... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
State budget passes Housewill sign a bill that takes a large amount of money from the Rainy Day fund. W
State budget passes House
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
will sign a bill that takes a large amount of money from the Rainy Day fund. While a 45-cent per pack of cigarettes tobacco tax increase was taken up during the special session for passage, it was narrowly rejected in the House on Tuesday by... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yetremains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million pac
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yet
The Marietta Times / Posted 18 hours ago
remains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. Session costs $35,000 a day, putting the tab at $350,000 through Friday, the 10th day. Tomblin called the... Read more
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Minot Daily News
VFW to host chili dinnersupport, Paulson stands beside the VFW's effort to prevent younger generations
VFW to host chili dinner
Minot Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
support, Paulson stands beside the VFW's effort to prevent younger generations of Americans and its veterans from using tobacco products. "The tobacco industry has a lot of money to do what they want," Paulson said. "One of their programs is to... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yetremains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million pac
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yet
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
remains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. Session costs $35,000 a day, putting the tab at $350,000 through Friday, the 10th day. Tomblin called the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
House passes budget, goes on breakimploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on
House passes budget, goes on break
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 19 hours ago
imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes by 45 cents a pack and hike other tobacco taxes. In the House, where the GOP holds a 64-36 majority over Democrats, anti-tax Republicans and all but one... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Solving Budget Crisis Takes Leadershipusing the line-item veto. My proposal for the special session included several
Solving Budget Crisis Takes Leadership
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 19 hours ago
using the line-item veto. My proposal for the special session included several options, including an increase in the tobacco tax, an increase of up to 1 percent in the consumer sales tax, and repealing the tax exemption on telecommunications... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
W.Va. Legislators Head Home, No Budget Yetimploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on
W.Va. Legislators Head Home, No Budget Yet
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 19 hours ago
imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes by 45 cents a pack and hike other tobacco taxes. In the House, where the GOP holds a 64-36 majority over Democrats, anti-tax Republicans and all but one... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginiahave a health crisis in this state intertwined with a budget crisis," Fluharty
Delegates Shawn Fluharty, Pat McGeehan Pull For Pot Bill in West Virginia
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 19 hours ago
have a health crisis in this state intertwined with a budget crisis," Fluharty said. "We just spent a week debating a tobacco tax. For some reason, we would rather spend time debating (the taxing of) tobacco - which causes cancer, while... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yetremains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million pac
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yet
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 19 hours ago
remains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. Session costs $35,000 a day, putting the tab at $350,000 through Friday, the 10th day. Tomblin called the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hundreds flock to fake goods street market in Glasgow's George Squareinspections. “Counterfeit cigarettes were concealed in wall cavities and boxes
Hundreds flock to fake goods street market in Glasgow's George Square
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 hours ago
inspections. “Counterfeit cigarettes were concealed in wall cavities and boxes labelled as other things. She’s primarily a tobacco detection dog but also finds DVDs.” This week trading standards officers and Police Scotland seized more than... Read more
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The Financial Express
Drunk on prohibitionliquor sales rising, with often very tragic consequences for those who consume
Drunk on prohibition
The Financial Express / Posted 20 hours ago
liquor sales rising, with often very tragic consequences for those who consume these. Alcohol is a social evil, as is tobacco, but bans will only make the problem go underground. This has to be tackled with social awareness campaigns and other... Read more
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The Columbian
Hazel Dell church fire deals blow to food pantry24 hours later. That fire, at Liberty Bible Church of the Nazarene, was extingu
Hazel Dell church fire deals blow to food pantry
The Columbian / Posted 20 hours ago
24 hours later. That fire, at Liberty Bible Church of the Nazarene, was extinguished by sprinklers. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Clark County Sheriff’s Office is assisting in the investigation. Though no fires... Read more
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Breitbart
Tennessee Health Dept. and Catholic Charities Fail to Make Refugee TB Health Data Publicwithin 30 days of arrival during the last quarter of 2015 and the expansion of
Tennessee Health Dept. and Catholic Charities Fail to Make Refugee TB Health Data Public
Breitbart / Posted 20 hours ago
within 30 days of arrival during the last quarter of 2015 and the expansion of screening services to include newborn, tobacco and mental health screening. News that TOR is withholding important refugee health data from the public in Tennessee... Read more
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NBA.com
Mock Draft 1.0: Sixers could boost offense with Ingrambetween first-round talent and second-round reality. He has good scoring instin
Mock Draft 1.0: Sixers could boost offense with Ingram
NBA.com / Posted 21 hours ago
between first-round talent and second-round reality. He has good scoring instincts, the experience of four seasons on Tobacco Road and good height for the position along with the leaping ability that helped him win two high school state... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Doctors talk myth that birth control causes infertilitysays there are also some risks with contraceptive pills. “If I’m speaking with
Doctors talk myth that birth control causes infertility
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 23 hours ago
says there are also some risks with contraceptive pills. “If I’m speaking with a woman in her late 30’s who uses tobacco, we really want to steer clear of oral contraceptive pills. There’s some risk involved.” Smoking cigarettes during... Read more
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NZCity
A judge has upheld Hulk Hogan's $140 million trial win over Gawker.throw all those other cases out the window. "For the first time, the jury has
A judge has upheld Hulk Hogan's $140 million trial win over Gawker.
NZCity / Posted 23 hours ago
throw all those other cases out the window. "For the first time, the jury has put a value on privacy. This is not like the tobacco cases. We live in a world where privacy is much more important. Everyone has a cellphone camera. There are drones out... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Survey: Pot legalization, tax hikes backed in Calif.of other issues expected on the Nov. 8 ballot. A majority of likely voters, 67
Survey: Pot legalization, tax hikes backed in Calif.
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 hours ago
of other issues expected on the Nov. 8 ballot. A majority of likely voters, 67 percent, back boosting the tax on tobacco purchases to fund healthcare programs. Separately, 58 percent support extending income taxes on annual earnings... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Scripps Oceanography Caught In Exxon Mobile Political Crossfirethe science of climate change. “There was a lot of discussion comparing the oi
Scripps Oceanography Caught In Exxon Mobile Political Crossfire
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
the science of climate change. “There was a lot of discussion comparing the oil companies, Exxon in particular, to the tobacco companies,” said meeting attendee Daniel Yankelovich, co-founder of the public policy research organization Public... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Summer Camp draws a crowd to Chillicotheunderway. The Summer Camp Music Festival draws a huge crowd and helps business
Summer Camp draws a crowd to Chillicothe
Central Illinois News Center / Posted yesterday
underway. The Summer Camp Music Festival draws a huge crowd and helps businesses along the way. Julie Farmer has managed Tobacco Island for four years. She says her business drastically improves during the festival. "Business is up about 50... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Plenty of budget blame to share across both partiesof sabotaging attempts at leadership as well as the process. The Senate has do
Plenty of budget blame to share across both parties
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
of sabotaging attempts at leadership as well as the process. The Senate has done its part — compromising and passing a tobacco tax that not everyone loved but one that was tolerable. As is the norm, the House of Delegates has proven to be a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Frank Viva’s novel take on the picture bookas they are read: sentences become fishing line floating in the sea; are poured
Frank Viva’s novel take on the picture book
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
as they are read: sentences become fishing line floating in the sea; are poured into cups of tea or spit out like chewing tobacco; crystalize into a spider’s web; change into a weeping face; waft into the air like smoke; angle into a staircase;... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yetremains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million pac
West Virginia lawmakers on long weekend break; no budget yet
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
remains. Negotiations imploded Tuesday when the House killed a $76 million package to raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products. Session costs $35,000 a day, putting the tab at $350,000 through Friday, the 10th day. Tomblin called the... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Remarkable red wines from Chileof fresh cut beets over dark cherry and jammy strawberry flavours and that “tre
Remarkable red wines from Chile
Campbell River Mirror / Posted yesterday
of fresh cut beets over dark cherry and jammy strawberry flavours and that “tree bark” liquorice twist of fresh leathery tobacco leaf. Great sipped solo, this is also marvellous with barbequed salmon, chicken and pork. Caliterra was established... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC board wants AG’s office to pick up House Bill 2 legal tabto his profile on the Jones Day website, one of Francisco’s notable cases was s
UNC board wants AG’s office to pick up House Bill 2 legal tab
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
to his profile on the Jones Day website, one of Francisco’s notable cases was successfully representing the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in a successful First Amendment challenge to a federal regulation requiring cigarette manufacturers to display... Read more
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Business Standard India
Irrfan unpluggedstud gleams on his left ear. He looks younger than his 49 years. A slender Appl
Irrfan unplugged
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
stud gleams on his left ear. He looks younger than his 49 years. A slender Apple laptop, film scripts, a packet of loose tobacco and rolling paper crowd the centre table. Stills of Qissa, his 2014 work, flicker on a projection screen. This... Read more
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