Chris Kirkham

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9 Nov 2018 | 2:52 PM

U.S. to restrict e-cigarette flavours to fight teenage vaping "epidemic"

Los Angeles (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavoured electronic cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations, an agency official said, in a move to counter a surge in teenage use of e-cigarettes.

7 Sep 2018 | 8:36 AM

U.S. hotels arm staff with panic buttons, after years of resistance

(Reuters) - Major hotel chains including Marriott International Inc and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc said on Thursday they are arming U.S. employees with panic buttons to fight sexual harassment and crime, an about-face for an industry that has opposed the idea for years.