Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Mar 11, 2014 3:02 AM

"Unanimous agreement in the U.S. Senate is pretty rare — but rarer still is the kind of sweeping, historic change we've achieved over the past year in the military justice system." — Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., after the Senate approved a bill making big changes in the military justice system to deal with sexual assault.


"The only thing I could say is it's difficult. There are so many examples of aircraft lost in the sea — you know it can take days, sometimes months, sometimes years." — Malaysian Maj. Gen. Datuk Affendi Buang, who is helping oversee the ongoing search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.


"When he dropped, it was red alert. Don't worry about the game. It was about getting the doctors. The players don't want to play, and I don't want to coach the team right now." — Dallas coach Lindy Ruff after Stars forward Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench, was stabilized and the game against Columbus postponed.