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Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law

In this July 11, 2014, file photo, Michael Phelps walks away from the starting block after winning the men's 100-meter butterfly at the Bulldog Grand Slam swim meet at the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.(AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Olympic champion Michael Phelps is facing five traffic charges, including three involving drunken driving, after being pulled over by police in Baltimore.

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Orioles confident of success, even without stars

In this Sept. 10, 2014 file photo, Baltimore Orioles Adam Jones (10) during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston. The baseball playoffs are not only a second season but a second chance for the likes of Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers, Adam Jones of the Orioles and Drew Storen of the Nationals to atone for past playoff flops.  (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles enter the postseason brimming with confidence.

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Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

In this Aug. 6, 2014, file photo, Michael Phelps looks on after finishing seventh in the men's 100 meter freestyle final at the U.S. National Championships swimming competition  in Irvine, Calif. Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.

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Smith, Ravens excel at Panthers’ expense

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco reacts to running back Lorenzo Taliaferro's touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Baltimore, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Certainly, the most attention-grabbing aspect of the Baltimore Ravens’ third straight victory was the performance of Steve Smith against his former team.

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Smith leads the way as Ravens beat Panthers 38-10

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith (89) pulls in a touchdown pass under pressure form Carolina Panthers cornerback Melvin White (23) during the first half of an NFL football game in Baltimore, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The most surprising aspect of Steve Smith’s performance against the Carolina Panthers was that it didn’t include taunts or bluster.

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