Quotations of the day

AP News
Posted: Mar 16, 2013 3:01 AM

"We stay here until we choose to leave. We have that right. ... Even if at some point the property gets sold, it gets sold with us here." — Kathleen McCrone Newton, wife of Wayne Newton, on an ongoing ownership dispute over the Las Vegas crooner's mansion and property.


"I'm good everybody. Thx for the prayers and love." — Rapper Lil Wayne tweeting from his official Twitter account, following false reports that he was fighting for his life after a seizure.


"I can live with putting to death criminals who committed what are truly grievous and wicked acts against our children, our police, our mothers and our daughters, but what I am opposed to, and what I can no longer live with, is using the death penalty to accidently put to death an innocent man or woman." — Maryland House of Delegates member Luiz Simmons, D-Montgomery, before voting for the passage of a bill that makes Maryland the 18th state to ban capital punishment.