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Mega-Merger Heats Up The Tobacco Industry

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 10.21.2016 | Business

LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco has offered to buy U.S. tobacco company Reynolds American Inc in a $47 billion deal that would bri...

John Boehner's Latest Move Is Enough To Make You Weep

Michael Winship | Posted 09.28.2016 | Politics
Michael Winship

Washington insiders like Boehner and his crowd have figured out yet another way to play the system -- sharpies milking millions from big business, special interests and government while casting aside the needs of the nation.

Cigarette Giants Plan Landmark Merger

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2014 | Business

By Martinne Geller and Kate Holton LONDON, July 11 (Reuters) - U.S. cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc is in talks to acquire rival Lorillard In...

Is 'Vaping' Better Than Smoking?

Sheelah A. Feinberg | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York
Sheelah A. Feinberg

E-cigarettes are big business. This year, e-cigarette retail sales could hit $1 billion. If online sales are included, the figure jumps to $1.7 billion.

Norquist, Koch-Backed Groups' Unusual Support Revealed

Center For Public Integrity | Dave Levinthal | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

Tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc. last year helped fund several of the nation’s most politically active — and secretive — nonprofit organizat...

Maker Of Camels, Winstons Pulls All Print Ads

New York Times | Stuart Elliott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A cigarette maker that once used print advertising to ask smokers to walk a mile for a popular brand is walking away from the medium, at least for nex...