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News Minute: Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated Press

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MACON, Ga. (AP) - Health officials in Georgia have announced plans to test more than 130 children at a Macon daycare after a child tested positive for tuberculosis. A health department spokeswoman says children at Neighborhood Academy will be tested Monday and officials will return to the facility in 12 weeks to do precautionary follow up evaluations.

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Athens-Clarke County police say a dog that mauled a 10-year-old boy and attacked a police officer has been shot to death. Reports indicate the boy was bitten on his face Wednesday night before police arrived and that the dog was then shot after biting an officer on the arm.

ATLANTA (AP) - Coca-Cola says fans of Vitaminwater can rest assured now that the drink is going back to its previous taste after a flood of negative comments about a new sweetener. The reversal comes just a few months after the Atlanta company had changed the sweetener in the drink to a mix of sugar and stevia, a low-calorie sweetener known for its metallic aftertaste.

ATLANTA (AP) - R-and-B singer Usher says he's grateful for the outpouring of support at his New Look Foundation's 15th anniversary luncheon. Legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard, director Kenny Leon and producer Jermaine Dupri were among more than 450 attendees at the foundation's President's Circle Awards luncheon Thursday in Atlanta.

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