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3 words: Frappuccino Happy Hour

3 words: Frappuccino Happy Hour

ATLANTA -- It's back! Starbucks' wildly popular Frappuccino Happy Hour event will return this Friday, May 4.

The coffeehouse chain will hold Frappuccino Happy Hour every day through Sunday, May 13, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All sizes of the Frappuccino frozen drinks are half-price during Happy Hour.

Starbucks has brought back its two coconut drinks -- the Mocha Coconut Frappuccino and the Coconut Crème Frappuccino -- for summer. It also debuted two brand new flavors on Tuesday.

The Mocha Cookie Crumble Frappuccino is "an indulgent blend of rich mocha sauce, vanilla syrup, Frappuccino chips, our signature Frappuccino Roast coffee and milk blended with ice and topped with delicious chocolatey whipped cream and chocolate cookie crumbles."

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Vikings release former UGA standout

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Vikings have released running back Caleb King three days after he was arrested in an alleged beating outside a birthday party last weekend.

Anoka County prosecutors' spokesman David Cossi says King was released from jail on Tuesday with no charges being filed. The case is still under investigation.

King was accused of punching a 22-year-old man and throwing him headfirst to the ground early Saturday. The alleged altercation began after the man allegedly teased the 24-year-old King about his resemblance to an unspecified celebrity.

Authorities say King denied assaulting the man and told detectives the man fell to the ground when King was talking to him.

King signed with the Vikings as a rookie free agent last year, but didn't play in a game.

Dept. of Labor launches system to improve unemployment insurance

Dept. of Labor launches system to improve unemployment insurance

ATLANTA -- The Georgia Department of Labor recently rolled out a new electronic system designed to increase efficiency and reduce costs of operating the state's unemployment insurance program.

Georgia is one of 10 states to adopt the State Information Data Exchange (SIDES) E-response. It allows employers to respond promptly to the Department of Labor when a former worker files an unemployment claim, according to state Labor Commissioner Mark Butler.

"This new online capability is part of our continuing effort to make the Georgia Department of Labor more user-friendly and technologically up-to-date," Butler said in a statement. "This will significantly speed communications between the labor department and employers. At the same time, it will help prevent some overpayments to people who might not be eligible for benefits, saving us from having to go back and try to collect money from ineligible applicants."

Former UGA running back arrested

OAK GROVE, Minn. -- Former Georgia Bulldog Running Back Caleb King has been arrested in Minnesota on suspicion of assault.

Authorities said the 24-year-old, who is now on the Minnesota Vikings' roster, became angry when another man said he resembled a celebrity.

Investigators said the 22-year-old victim suffered skull and facial injuries and cuts that required more than 50 stitches to close.

Those same investigators said King denied the assault, claiming the man fell while King was talking to him.

While at UGA, King was ruled academically ineligible for the 2011 season. He was suspended two games the previous year for failing to appear in court to deal with a speeding ticket and missed the Liberty Bowl due to academic issues.

King rushed for 430 yards with two touchdowns on 80 carries for UGA in 2010.

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SceneTap: Going out gets more personal

ATHENS, Ga. -- Going out is getting a tad bit more personal with the launch of the new SceneTap application in Athens.

Before many people go out, they want to know the basics:  How crowded is it?  Are there any specials?  How far away is it?

With the SceneTap app for iPhone, iPad, and Android- users can get real-time information using facial detection technology.

As customers enter a venue, their photo is anonymously taken and compared with 20-million other faces in a database.  The database then uses an algorithim to determine their top 40 matches.  Those matches are used to determine the rough age and sex of customers at the location.

SceneTap then uses this information to provide users with several features:

-Real-time information on crowd size, gender, and age breakdown

-Daily specials and happy hour discounts

-Real-time deals and weekly coupons

Got old or expired drugs? Dispose of them on Saturday!

ATLANTA -- A lot of us have prescription medications that we are either no longer taking or that have expired. This weekend, you've got a chance to get rid of it.

The Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement agencies have set up all sorts of disposal sites that are available between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday.

Last October, a similar collection effort rounded up about 188 tons of unwanted or expired medicines. 

To find the location nearest you, click here. You only need to enter your zip code or county, city and state to find a location.

Summitt receives Wooden Cup in Atlanta

ATLANTA -- One week after being forced to resign due to early onset dementia, Tennessee coaching legend Pat Summitt came to Atlanta to receive the Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup.

Summitt, who led the Lady Vols to 8 national championships during her 38 seasons in Knoxville, was delighted to receive an award that is named for the man who coached the UCLA Bruins to 10 national crowns.  Summitt is also proud of his son, Tyler, becoming an assistant coach with the Marquette women's program next season.  When asked, would it be ok for Tyler to call for advice she smiled and said "Sure, as often as he likes."

Pat Summitt will stay busy with The Pat Summitt Foundation, that will support the fight against Alzheimer's Disease.  She will also be at practice and at the games in her new role as head coach emeritus.  Summitt feels she owes it to freshman class that will come to Knoxville in the fall saying, "not a whole lot is going to change."