PHELPS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PHELPS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Michael Phelps suspended from swimming for 6 months after DUI arrest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58496081-77/phelps-swimming-months-usa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58496081-77/phelps-swimming-months-usa.html.csp">Michael Phelps suspended from swimming for 6 months after DUI arrest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T23:23:05.999-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Michael Phelps’ comeback took a major hit on Monday, with USA Swimming suspending the 18-time Olympic champion for six months and forcing him to withdraw from next year’s world championships. Phelps also lost six months of funding from the sport’s national governing body as a result of his second DUI arrest. The 29-year-old swimmer is banned from participating in USA Swimming-sanctioned meets through April 6, 2015. USA Swimming said Phelps violated its Code of Conduct, and cited a section of its...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584960812014-10-07T23:23:05.999-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T23:23:05.999-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496081@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 23:23:05 MDT Michael Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58489790-77/phelps-swimming-statement-hold.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58489790-77/phelps-swimming-statement-hold.html.csp">Michael Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T16:17:39.62-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 04:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Putting his swimming career on hold after his second DUI arrest, Olympic champion Michael Phelps began a six-week program Sunday that he said “will provide the help I need to better understand myself.” The winningest athlete in Olympic history made the announcement in a series of posts on his Twitter account. According to his representatives at Octagon, Phelps entered an in-patient program that will keep him from competing at least through mid-November, though there’s no indication he plans to g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584897902014-10-07T16:17:39.62-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T16:17:39.62-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58489790@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:17:39 MDT Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58476876-77/story.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58476876-77/story.csp">Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law</a></h4>

By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:37:44.054-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">AP-SWM-Michael-Phelps-Arrest,732 Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law AP Photo NY161, NY162, NY160, NY163, NY166, NY167 Eds: With AP Photos. By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer Michael Phelps can’t seem to break a disturbing pattern. Record-breaking success in the pool. Trouble on dry land. The winningest athlete in Olympic history is facing DUI charges for the second time after being arrested early Tuesday in his hometown of Baltimore, where police said he was clocked going nearly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584768762014-10-01T22:37:44.054-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T22:37:44.054-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476876@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:37:44 MDT Charging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcohol http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476567-68/phelps-alcohol-driving-dui.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476567-68/phelps-alcohol-driving-dui.html.csp">Charging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcohol</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Michael Phelps can’t seem to break a disturbing pattern. Record-breaking success in the pool. Trouble on dry land. The winningest athlete in Olympic history is facing DUI charges for the second time after being arrested early Tuesday in his hometown of Baltimore, where police said he was clocked going nearly 40 mph over the speed limit and was unable to perform a series of field sobriety tests. He also failed a Breathalyzer. Online charging documents show that the charges include driving while i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584765672014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476567@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:26:25 MDT Sports briefs: Phelps apologizes for latest DUI incident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58474377-77/open-phelps-china-tuesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58474377-77/open-phelps-china-tuesday.html.csp">Sports briefs: Phelps apologizes for latest DUI incident</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T21:08:20.982-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SWIMMING • OOlympic champion Michael Phelps apologized Tuesday for his latest brush with the law, saying he was “deeply sorry to everyone I have let down” with an arrest for DUI. Police charged the 18-time gold medalist after officers said he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when pulled over in his native Baltimore early Tuesday. This is the second time Phelps has been arrested on drunken-driving charges, the first coming in 2004 after he competed at the Athens Olympics. He also was...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58474377@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:08:20 MDT Most-decorated Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on 2nd DUI charge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58472798-77/phelps-charge-dui-maryland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58472798-77/phelps-charge-dui-maryland.html.csp">Most-decorated Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on 2nd DUI charge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T16:10:13.19-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • 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. Phelps, 29, was charged with driving under the influence, excessive speed and crossing double lane lines in the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 in Baltimore, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority. A Maryland Transportation Authority Police officer was using radar about 1:40 a.m. when Phelps’ wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584727982014-10-01T16:10:13.19-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T16:10:13.19-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58472798@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:10:13 MDT Sports Briefs: Phelps takes relay gold in comeback at the Pan Pacific international http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58326996-77/gold-phelps-bayern-australia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58326996-77/gold-phelps-bayern-australia.html.csp">Sports Briefs: Phelps takes relay gold in comeback at the Pan Pacific international</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.943-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SWIMMING • Michael Phelps is back on top of the podium. The 29-year-old American, swimming in his first international meet since coming out of retirement, helped the United States win the 4x200-meter relay Friday at the Pan Pacific championships in Australia. “Being able to get back on the podium — it feels amazing,” Phelps said. “It’s a good first day. Good first international meet back. There’s no better way to finish this, lovely, rainy night then being able to step up with your teammates an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326996@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT