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In Lee, Spurs’ low-cost gamble pays off

Photo: Edward A. Ornelas /San Antonio Express-News Image 1of/4CaptionCloseImage 1 of 4Spurs’ David Lee shoots inside around the Atlanta Hawks’ Ehsan Ilyasova on March 13, 2017 at the AT&T Center. The Spurs won 107-99.Spurs’ David Lee shoots inside around the Atlanta Hawks’ Ehsan Ilyasova on March 13, 2017 at the AT&T Center. The Spurs won 107-99. Photo: Edward...

Low-cost eye drops just as effective as antibiotics in treating bacterial keratitis, study reports

November 14, 2016Bacterial keratitis, an infection of the cornea often caused by contact lenses , malnutrition, or an injury, can lead to corneal scarring, one of the leading causes of blindness around the globe, according to the World Health Organization. It has blinded more than 400,000 children worldwide.Antibiotic drops can save a patient's eyesight by effectively treating these infections before the cornea is scarred. But the antibiotic drops are expensive and often unavailable in...

Airlines Eye Ultra-Low-Cost Fares

Sat, Apr 01, 2017Passengers Would Be Required To Help With Ramp ChoresANN April 1 Special Edition (Parody)As the race to the bottom for low-cost airfares continues, several major airlines are reportedly eyeing fares so low that passengers will have to help out with operations before boarding the plane.Under the scheme forwarded to ANN in an email from WikiLeaks, passengers who can pass a background check would be eligible for the fares. When they book the fare, they will be sent a schedule of...