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2010-11-30 17:24:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2010-11-23 13:54:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) Joe Camel may have been put out to pasture, but his spirit lives on in R.J.

2010-11-12 12:47:00

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joe Camel may have been put out to pasture, but his spirit lives on in R.J.

2010-11-12 10:28:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2010-11-12 12:18:00

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joe Camel may have been put out to pasture, but his spirit lives on in R.J.

2010-11-12 11:20:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Matthew L.

2010-07-29 15:40:27

Stronger suction is required to smoke "electronic cigarettes" – marketed as tobacco-free nicotine delivery systems – than conventional brands, with possible adverse effects on human health.

2010-07-22 15:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company has issued the following statement: "Watershed appeal in Florida case clarifies that there are no special rules for Engle progeny cases." Go to R.J.

2010-04-13 11:14:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- R.J.


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Llama, Lama glama The llama (Lama glama) is a domesticated camelid from South America. It is often used as a pack animal or for meat by Andean cultures. Its hair is used to make clothing and handicrafts. The course outer hair is typically used to make lead ropes, rugs, and wall hangings, and the fibers can come in many colors ranging from black to reddish brown to white. Because of transportation and trade of this species, there are now more than 158,000 llamas and 100,000 alpacas in...

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