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New York: Minimum age to buy cigarettes raised to 21 years

May 19, 2014

New York: Minimum age to buy cigarettes raised to 21 years

New York raised the minimum age to buy cigarettes to 21, in its latest initiative to encourage healthier behaviour among residents. #World #Health #Michael Bloomberg #New York #E-cigarettes
New York city bans e-cigarettes in public, restricts sale to minors

Apr 30, 2014

New York city bans e-cigarettes in public, restricts sale to minors

Marketed as aids to quit smoking, e-cigarettes allow users to inhale a nicotine-laced vapor. But experts say not enough is known about the effect of chemicals involved, both on smokers or those around them. #World #US #NewsTracker #Health #Michael Bloomberg #Smoking #New York #public places #E-cigarettes #Nicotine vapour
Bill Gates reclaims top spot on Forbes billionaire list

Mar 04, 2014

Bill Gates reclaims top spot on Forbes billionaire list

Bill Gates has returned to the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, as rising stock markets swelled the ranks of billionaires, which included a record number of women. #Michael Bloomberg #ListsEtc #Bill Gates #Carlos Slim #Forbes Billionaire list #Amancio Ortega #Christy Walton
Woman who sent Obama, Bloomberg ricin-laced mail faces 18 years jail

Nov 26, 2013

Woman who sent Obama, Bloomberg ricin-laced mail faces 18 years jail

A US woman who intends to plead guilty to sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg agreed to a deal that caps any prison sentence at 18 years, her attorney said Monday. #White House #Barack Obama #Michael Bloomberg #New York #Shannon Guess Richardson #Ricin laced letters
Bill de Blasio beats Bloomberg, elected NYC mayor

Nov 06, 2013

Bill de Blasio beats Bloomberg, elected NYC mayor

With 99 percent of precincts reporting, De Blasio, the city's public advocate, had 73 percent of the vote compared with 24 percent for Republican Joe Lhota, former chief of the metropolitan area's transit #New York City #NewsTracker #Michael Bloomberg #Bill de Blasio

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Bill de Blasio beats Bloomberg, elected NYC mayor

Jul 08, 2014

Gun control group surveys House, Senate candidates

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s gun control group has begun questioning all House and Senate candidates on firearms laws in a bid to influence November’s midterm elections...
Bill de Blasio beats Bloomberg, elected NYC mayor

Jul 02, 2014

Former City Councilman's lawyers try to drag Michael Bloomberg into bribery trial

FORMER City Councilman Daniel Halloran’s defense attempted to drag Michael Bloomberg into Halloran’s bribery trial Tuesday, suggesting the former mayor got away with paying Republican Party bosses under the table for their support...
Bill de Blasio beats Bloomberg, elected NYC mayor

Jun 26, 2014

Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized, surgary drinks

The state's highest court on Thursday struck down New York City's law banning the sale of super-sized sugary drinks, ending the two-year battle over one of the most memorable -- and controversial -- initiatives of former Mayor Michael Bloomberg...