Tobacco

US stock indexes edge lower on final trading day of 2017

December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News)-U.S. stock indexes edged lower early Friday on the final day of trading for 2017. Losses by technology and energy companies outweighed gains by consumer products and healthcare stocks. Trading volume was light. Oil prices were headed higher. Despite the early slide, stocks were on track to close the year with strong gains. KEEPING … Continue reading US stock indexes edge lower on final trading day of 2017

Oregon Will Be Third State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON/July 7, 2017 (STL.News) – The Oregon Legislature has taken bold action to protect kids from tobacco addiction and save lives by voting to prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21. Lawmakers gave final approval to the bill Thursday, and Gov. Kate Brown … Continue reading Oregon Will Be Third State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21