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Intelligent Investor
Amcor, plain and simplecompany first started collecting used paper for recycling, it did so with a hor
Intelligent Investor / Posted an hour ago
company first started collecting used paper for recycling, it did so with a horse and cart. Packaging is a sturdy, boring business, and that’s why we like it. There is, however, a darker side to Amcor – around 14% of sales are from tobacco-related... Read more
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The Holmes Report
Are PR Agency Heads Ready To Sacrifice Profits For Ethics In Emerging Markets?world, ethics isn’t just about reputation or trust. It’s about lives and surviv
The Holmes Report / Posted 2 hours ago
world, ethics isn’t just about reputation or trust. It’s about lives and survival. Most of the PR industry ditched the tobacco sector when it became impossible to disprove the fact that smoking kills. We couldn’t live with that albatross around... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Former jail kitchen worker sentenced for sexual assaultlearned from an informant in the jail that another inmate and Helsey had sex tw
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 hours ago
learned from an informant in the jail that another inmate and Helsey had sex twice and that she gave the inmate chewing tobacco. Helsey pleaded no contest to a second-degree sexual assault charge on July 3; the charge is due to Helsey's... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Honolulu bans smokers in cars when children are present$500, KHON reported. The ticket would be issued to the person smoking in the v
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 hours ago
$500, KHON reported. The ticket would be issued to the person smoking in the vehicle. Lila Johnson, program manager for tobacco prevention at the Department of Health, says youths are the most vulnerable to be exposed to secondhand smoke. “It... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Cedar Lake welcomes new police chief, David Coulsonas an officer in the Highland Police Department. He was hired on by the DOJ and
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 hours ago
as an officer in the Highland Police Department. He was hired on by the DOJ and went to work for its Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, often working with local departments on violent crime and gang issues. At the time of his... Read more
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FOX News
Tampa neighborhood on alert after 3 killings, 'nothing linking' victims, cops sayDugan said. As officers are now deployed around the neighborhood, Crime Stoppe
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
Dugan said. As officers are now deployed around the neighborhood, Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives are offering a combined reward of up to $25,000 for information that leads to an... Read more
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FOX News
Tampa neighborhood on alert after 3 killings, 'nothing linking' victims, cops sayDugan said. As officers are now deployed around the neighborhood, Crime Stoppe
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
Dugan said. As officers are now deployed around the neighborhood, Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives are offering a combined reward of up to $25,000 for information that leads to an... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
50 Years Ago: Sioux City author writes children’s book about Prince and Paddywriting pad and pencil, envelopes, paper-covered book, knife, mirror, neckties,
Sioux City Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
writing pad and pencil, envelopes, paper-covered book, knife, mirror, neckties, mouth organ, electric torch, compass, games, tobacco, pipe, cigarette papers, water-tight matchbox, chewing gum, food such as fruit, chocolate, and dates, plus pu... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Tampa police say 3 killings in 11 days are linkedwhen dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Cr
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 hours ago
when dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Crime Stoppers and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in offering a $25,000 reward to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest or... Read more
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Gulf News
Non-compliance costs: The UAE sets out punishments for not taking taxes seriouslyto people that the authorities are serious about implementing taxes throughout
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
to people that the authorities are serious about implementing taxes throughout the UAE.Excise tax, a duty on energy drinks, tobacco products, and carbonated drinks came into effect on October 1, whilst value added tax (VAT) will launch on January 1,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
George Clooney on Trump's Hollywood ties, Steve Bannon's flop screenplay and why he's not an 'out of touch liberal'out of touch.’ Listen, I sold ladies shoes, I sold insurance door-to-door, I wo
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
out of touch.’ Listen, I sold ladies shoes, I sold insurance door-to-door, I worked at an all-night liquor store, I cut tobacco for a living. I can change the fan belt in my car. I grew up in that world in Kentucky. I’m not separated from it in... Read more
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The Courier
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
The Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Tampa police say 3 killings in 11 days are linkedwhen dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Cr
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 hours ago
when dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Crime Stoppers and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in offering a $25,000 reward to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest or... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Canberra Times
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Canberra Times / Posted 10 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Western Advocate
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Western Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Manning River Times
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Manning River Times / Posted 10 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi government finances swing into sustainable rangeincrease in revenues from oil exports, this adjustment is expected to be driven
Gulf News / Posted 10 hours ago
increase in revenues from oil exports, this adjustment is expected to be driven by new non-oil revenue measures—excises on tobacco and carbonated/energy drinks, VAT, higher expatriate labour fees, and an assortment of smaller fees/fines, further... Read more
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metro
Meet the guy who's set up a website to find his Ideal Womanor nineties trends with high waist pants and I don’t particularly like super th
metro / Posted 10 hours ago
or nineties trends with high waist pants and I don’t particularly like super thin high heels.’ But fear not coffee/tobacco/coke fiends – he’s ok with you dabbling so long as you don’t become a full blown addict. You’ve got to be fluent in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Future of Health and Promise of Primary Health Care in NigeriaMonkey virus outbreak and how it is managed will be a great test. Implementing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Monkey virus outbreak and how it is managed will be a great test. Implementing stringently the regulations of the Tobacco Law is pivotal, so also is reviewing our archaic Mental Health regulatory framework and capacities. These efforts to... Read more
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The North West Star
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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The Border Mail
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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The Courier
Soft drink makers boasts about sugar tax successgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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WA Today
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
WHO: Moyo seethes as Mugabe shamedthe appointment, WHO spokesperson Christian Lindmeier earlier on Saturday said
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 hours ago
the appointment, WHO spokesperson Christian Lindmeier earlier on Saturday said Zimbabwe has an impressive record on tobacco, NCDs as well as Mugabe’s appointment was a step towards Tedros' desire to engage senior politicians. MDC-T... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Soft drink makers boasts about sugar tax successgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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The Age
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Beverages industry praises itself for turning politicians away from sugar taxgrocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the su
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
grocery prices down. Jane Martin from the Obesity Policy Coalition said the sugar roundtable reminded her of how the tobacco industry reacted when it felt under threat, "building opposition, building a research agenda and personal... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Kentucky jail officials allegedly ordered and covered up attack on inmatethe inmates told state officials a jail officer put a “hit” out on Salle and to
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 14 hours ago
the inmates told state officials a jail officer put a “hit” out on Salle and told them if they beat him up, they would get tobacco, according to a Sept. 4, 2015, summary of the state investigation obtained in an open records request. Officers... Read more
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The Manila Times
WHO chief ‘rethinking’ Mugabe appointmentis in increasingly fragile health and makes regular trips abroad for medical tr
The Manila Times / Posted 14 hours ago
is in increasingly fragile health and makes regular trips abroad for medical treatment. WHO had earlier on Saturday pointed to Zimbabwe’s record on tobacco, NCDs and Tedro’s desire to engage senior politicians as justifications for the Mugabe ho... Read more
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The Washington Times
It’s academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
The Washington Times / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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Connecticut Post
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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The Register Citizen
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
The Register Citizen / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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The Middletown Press
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 hours ago
educating the public about climate change to the long and continuing effort to warn about health dangers associated with tobacco. Decades ago, cigarette manufacturers and even some physicians scoffed at the link between tobacco products and an... Read more
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asianage
Is sitting 'the new smoking'? Not reallydoesn't directly cause mortality, just like smoking doesn't directly kill. Inst
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
doesn't directly cause mortality, just like smoking doesn't directly kill. Instead, the carcinogens and other parts of tobacco cause lung cancer, while obesity leads to heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and-yes-certain types of cancer. The... Read more
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asianage
Vapes as injurious as cigaretteshigh school students from 2011 to 2015. Also in 2016, the Food and Drug Adminis
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
high school students from 2011 to 2015. Also in 2016, the Food and Drug Administration extended its regulatory oversight of tobacco products to include e-cigarettes. The study compared sputum samples from 15 e-cigarette users, 14 current cigarette... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Vapes, e-cigarettes as bad as cigaretteshigh school students from 2011 to 2015. Also in 2016, the Food and Drug Adminis
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
high school students from 2011 to 2015. Also in 2016, the Food and Drug Administration extended its regulatory oversight of tobacco products to include e-cigarettes. The study compared sputum samples from 15 e-cigarette users, 14 current cigarette... Read more
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The Chronicle
Poor run defense highlights cacophony of errors for Duke football vs. Pittsburghof head coach David Cutcliffe in his postgame press conference. At the season’
The Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
of head coach David Cutcliffe in his postgame press conference. At the season’s peak, following an emphatic 27-17 win over Tobacco Road rival North Carolina, it seemed as if everything that needed to fall into place was doing so. The defense... Read more
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Daily Record
Illegal e-cigs grabbed in crackdown as shops targeted in undercover swoopsbetween October 2014 and January 2015, inviting a range of views on measures f
Daily Record / Posted 19 hours ago
between October 2014 and January 2015, inviting a range of views on measures for the sale and use of electronic cigarettes and strengthening tobacco control in Scotland. The result was the new legislation, bringing Scotland in line with... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
AG's Office spot checks for underage drinkingspot. I was baffled about the situation. We've never had that happen like that
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 20 hours ago
spot. I was baffled about the situation. We've never had that happen like that before." Officers with the AG's Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement division also issued four minor in possession of alcohol citations and two fake ID citations at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
‘My father gave me a cow to sell to get a driver’s licence’from a trip to Mpumalanga for his day job as southern African director of legal
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 hours ago
from a trip to Mpumalanga for his day job as southern African director of legal and external affairs at British American Tobacco (BAT). “About 54% of the farmers who farm the tobacco leaf are in Mpumalanga,” he explains. Makhathini knows about... Read more
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Variety
Al Gore Addresses Trump’s Climate Stance at Morelia: ‘I Thought There Was a Chance He Would Come to His Senses’local level, and that future campaigns will be far less dependent on the money
Variety / Posted 20 hours ago
local level, and that future campaigns will be far less dependent on the money that is always made available by pouters, tobacco companies and drug companies that want prices high.” He also expressed hope for the future of our environment and a... Read more
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dna
Global Burden of Disease study: Here are the top 10 killers in Indiacancers are lifestyle related. This means those pre-disposed to risks like diab
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
cancers are lifestyle related. This means those pre-disposed to risks like diabetes, hypertension, alcohol, drug use, tobacco consumption are at greater risks. Sixty per cent of deaths in cancer can be attributed to tobacco.NOT DOING... Read more
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Denver Post
Cigarette taxes are the best way to cut smoking, scaring Big Tobaccothis spring, she helped convince state senators to raise cigarette taxes for th
Denver Post / Posted 23 hours ago
this spring, she helped convince state senators to raise cigarette taxes for the first time in 12 years. Then came the tobacco lobbyists. Bankrolled by the country’s two biggest cigarette companies, they swarmed the halls of the state capitol,... Read more
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The Hill
DNC creates new restrictions for corporate donationsinfluence in the party. An online petition started by Pelosi indicates that th
The Hill / Posted yesterday
influence in the party. An online petition started by Pelosi indicates that the resolution was designed to target "gun, tobacco, payday lender, and other corporate donations counter to our values." "Thnx Pelosi for taking a stand. Admire that... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tampa police say 3 killings in 11 days are linkedwhen dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Cr
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
when dealing with the unsolved homicides. Tampa police are now working with Crime Stoppers and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in offering a $25,000 reward to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest or... Read more
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