Quotations of the day

AP News
Posted: Jul 12, 2013 3:14 AM

"There is no mention of speed until about nine seconds before impact when they're at 100 feet." — NTSB head Deborah Hersman on the last moments of Asiana Flight 214 before it crashed in San Francisco.


"She should be judged not by the color of her personality, but by the content of her testimony." — Prosecutor Bernie de la Rionda, imploring jurors to believe the account of Trayvon Martin's friend Rachel Jeantel in the George Zimmerman trial.


"Even among experts and law enforcement officials, there is disagreement to this day about whether they were in fact committed by the same person." — Suffolk County (Mass.) District Attorney Daniel Conley, after word that authorities will exhume the remains of the man who once claimed to be the Boston Strangler.