Altria

Associated Press
December 20, 2018 - 11:24 am
by Michelle Chapman Altria, one of the world's biggest tobacco companies, is spending nearly $13 billion to buy a huge stake in the vape company Juul as cigarette use continues to decline. The Marlboro maker said Thursday that it will take a 35 percent share of Juul, putting the value of the...
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December 08, 2018 - 8:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When Canada legalized recreational marijuana in October, it emerged as the world leader in the industry — and U.S. companies are scrambling to get in on the action. Uruguay may have been the first country to legalize pot, but the South American country's market is dwarfed by Canada'...
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Cronos Group confirmed talks late Monday with Marlboro maker Altria about a possible investment. (Dreamstime)
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December 04, 2018 - 12:33 pm
TORONTO (AP) - The potential entry of one of the world's largest tobacco companies into the marijuana business is sending the shares of a Canadian cannabis company higher before the opening bell. Cronos Group confirmed talks late Monday with Marlboro maker Altria about a possible investment. Altria...
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July 31, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - In November of 2016, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) made the rule that public housing agencies and their facilities had to go smoke free. This occurred while President Obama was leading the Nation and Julian Castro was Director of HUD. President Trump...
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June 16, 2018 - 7:57 am
Ricmnod, VA (WRVA) - Richmond’s Thomas Jefferson High School will try again this Saturday morning to hold their graduation ceremony. The school tried Wednesday night but the event was shut down due to a threat that someone, possibly a disgruntled former student, was going to shoot people. A search...
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