"The attacks on July 22 were a preventive strike. I acted in self-defense on behalf of my people, my city, my country." _ Anders Behring Breivik, Norway's worst mass killer, demanding to be found innocent Tuesday at his trial on terror and murder charges stemming from a bomb-and-shooting rampage that left more than 70 dead.
"Oh, my God, look at that. That thing is mammoth." _ Spectator Terri Jacobsen as the space shuttle Discovery, bolted to the top of a modified jumbo jet, swooped into Washington on its final flight. The retired shuttle goes on display Thursday at the Smithsonian.
"There will be a lot of attention paid to Peyton Manning's first game with the Denver Broncos, so it'll be exciting to start out that way." _ Steelers President Art Rooney after the NFL released its schedule for the upcoming season. Week 1 features Pittsburgh at Denver.