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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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Family gives Lady Antebellum new outlook

In this June 4, 2014 file photo, members of Lady Antebellum, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley arrive at the CMT Awards in Nashville,Tenn. The bands latest release, "747," was released this week. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Before singer Charles Kelley and his Lady Antebellum bandmates started writing songs for their new album, Kelley’s wife advised him to take a few chances rather than stick to the minimal, mellow sound that dominated the trio’s last two albums.

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John Mellencamp and his impressive co-authors

In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, singer-songwriter John Mellencamp poses for a portrait to promote his 22nd album "Plain Spoken" at the Greenwich Hotel in New York. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — John Mellencamp feels he has some impressive co-writers for his latest songs, like playwright Tennessee Williams and folk legend Pete Seeger.

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Review: ‘Indian Ink’ is witty mockery of Brits

In this image released by Roundabout Theatre Company, Rosemary Harris, from left, Romola Garai and Bhavesh Patel appear in a scene from Tom Stoppard’s “Indian Ink”, currently performing off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre in New York.  (AP Photo/Roundabout Theatre Company, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Stoppard’s witty 1995 play “Indian Ink” takes a romantic look back at India under waning British rule, gently mocking both the British Raj and some of the English-smitten “natives.”

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Gunn shifts from ‘Breaking Bad’ to ‘Gracepoint’

This photo released by Fox shows David Tennant, left, Detective Emmett Carver and Anna Gunn, Detective Ellie Miller as they interview Jack Reinhold in the Event Series Premiere of "Gracepoint," airing Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on Fox. (AP Photo/Fox, Ed Araquel)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The average TV binge viewer is indulging in catch-up. When Anna Gunn dove headlong into the British crime drama “Broadchurch,” it was homework.

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