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Philip Morris CEO looks towards phasing out cigarettes

She added: " Philip Morris claims to be moving towards a post-smoking future but, like other tobacco companies, it is still actively promoting smoking around the world, using methods that would be illegal in the UK". The firm was not pushing that finding, and said that the new product was likely to be less harmful. "The primary responsibility once the technology is available, and today the technology is available, is to develop products like this and commercialize them as soon as possible".

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Jacob Wetterling's killer given 20 years for child porn

Heinrich ended the almost 27-year-old mystery of what happened to Jacob when he led authorities to a rural Paynesville, Minnesota pasture this summer, where he had buried the boy after abducting, sexually assaulting and killing him. "You didn't need to hurt him". Heinrich then addressed Scheierl and also apologized. Heinrich's attorney told CBS Minnesota what his client has struggled with the most is whether there is anything he could say to help with the healing.

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Second Indian American picked for important role in Trump administration

President-elect Donald Trump announced Tuesday he will nominate health policy consultant Seema Verma, president, CEO and founder of SVC , to serve as the next CMS Administrator. The 37-page proposal, which Price has endorsed, blames so-called Obamacare for a host of problems and underscores that any real solution must increase competition and put consumers first.

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Reports say Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles

Reports say Kanye West has been hospitalized after abruptly canceling the rest of his national tour. It was West's doctor who made the call. "We have to just remind people that America has led the war on this tiny little virus and is winning the war, but it is unthinkable, but it is possible, that if we stall on funding then we start to undo all this good work".

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Texas announces first locally transmitted Zika case

In adults, Zika infections have also been linked to a rare neurological syndrome known as Guillain-Barre, as well as other neurological disorders. After 20 weeks, an abortion is only allowed "if the woman's life is endangered, her physical health is severely compromised or the pregnancy is "medically futile".

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Buffalo's Seantrel Henderson suspended 10 game by the NFL

But assuming he failed the test only because of marijuana, Henderson represents a special case. Henderson was previously suspended four games for a similar violation this year. If he were to fail a third drug test, Henderson would be banned for life, with the ability to apply for reinstatement after a year. Fettner called the NFL's reasoning to ban marijuana murky because it is legal in numerous states across America.