EU Parliament Approves Tough New Tobacco Rules

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October 08, 2013 AT 7:47 AM
BRUSSELS (AP) - European lawmakers approved sweeping new regulations governing the multibillion-dollar tobacco market on Tuesday, including bigger warnings on cigarette packs and a ban on menthol and other flavorings in a bid to further curb smoking. They stopped short, however, of tough limits on electronic cigarettes.