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Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 06:31 PM CDT

Starbucks Celebrates Frappucino's 20th Anniversary with New Flavor

Starbucks’ popular frappuccino beverage has turned 20 and to honor the drink’s big birthday, the company has debuted a new specialty drink—the Birthday Cake Frappuccino. »

Google's Moonshots, Gender Bias at South by Southwest

Google's Moonshots, Gender Bias at South by Southwest

Music flooded into the streets around Austin's convention center as South by Southwest's music festival kicked off and the interactive portion wrapped up. »

Your St. Patrick's Day Photos

Your St. Patrick's Day Photos

NBC 5 viewers shared their St. Patrick's Day photos via isee@nbcdfw.com. »

Trending at SXSW: Mind Cloning, Off-the-Grid Messaging

Trending at SXSW: Mind Cloning, Off-the-Grid Messaging

The Technorati flooded into Austin over the weekend for the annual tech festival at South by Southwest. »

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day

Dairy Queen is celebrating 75 years in business with a Free Cone Day. On Monday, March 16, the chain, which was founded in 1940, will be handing out soft-serve vanilla cones, the classic bread-and-butter of the... »

State Fair Announces 2015 Theme

State Fair Announces 2015 Theme

The theme of the 2015 State Fair will be "Passport to Texas." »

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Cast of 'One Big Happy' Discusses Show

Actors Elisha Cuthbert, Nick Zano and Kelly Brook discuss the Tuesday premiere of "One Big Happy," a new comedy produced by Ellen DeGeneres. »

Live-Streaming Apps Dominate Buzz at South by Southwest

Live-Streaming Apps Dominate Buzz at South by Southwest

A live-streaming app called Meerkat, calls to online activism and pedicabs with a "Game of Thrones" Iron throne seat were the top topics of conversation at South by Southwest over the weekend, as 33,000-plus... »

Free Dairy Queen Cones, and More Free Treats

Free Dairy Queen Cones, and More Free Treats

Dairy Queen is giving away free ice cream cones Monday to celebrate its 75th anniversary Monday, days before spring officially begins. »

Dallas St. Patrick's Parade & Festival

Dallas St. Patrick's Parade & Festival

Thousands turned out Saturday for the 36th Dallas St. Patrick's Parade and Festival. »

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