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Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Olympic champion Michael Phelps is apologizing for his latest brush with the law, saying he is "deeply sorry to everyone I have let down" with an arrest early Tuesday on a DUI charge.... 9/30/2014 8:09 PM

Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hurt
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday.... 9/30/2014 8:33 PM

A look at California's landmark plastic bag ban
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic shopping bags, following the lead of more than 100 California cities and counties. The fight between environmentalists and manufacturers is not over, as plastic bag makers vow to take their opposition to the ballot box.... 9/30/2014 8:16 PM

California becomes first state to ban plastic bags
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores, driven to action by pollution in streets and waterways.... 9/30/2014 8:14 PM

Police on manhunt find pipe bombs in woods
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) -- State police searching for a man accused of killing a trooper said Tuesday they found two pipe bombs in the Pennsylvania woods during their manhunt that were capable of causing significant damage.... 9/30/2014 8:36 PM

Florida loud music killing trial coming to close
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Michael Dunn was shooting to kill, not defending himself, when he fired at 17-year-old Jordan Davis after the two had an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store, prosecutors said during closing arguments on Tuesday in the second trial in the case.... 9/30/2014 8:15 PM

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.... 9/30/2014 8:30 PM

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.... 9/30/2014 8:30 PM

Index ranks Norway tops for well-being of elderly
NEW YORK (AP) -- A global index reflecting economic security, health and other factors - and not deducting for cold winters - ranks Norway and Sweden with the highest level of well-being for older people. Of the 96 nations in the index, Afghanistan ranked last.... 9/30/2014 7:06 PM

Police hold evidence in UVa missing student case
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- They both were walking alone, separated from their friends late at night, on or near the University of Virginia campus. One was found dead nearly five years ago. The other is still missing.... 9/30/2014 6:07 PM