Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Dec 28, 2013 3:01 AM

"This will be the worst day of your life." — Connecticut police Sgt. William Cario, warning a paramedic responding to last year's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.


"Residents who are opposed will surely resort to the use of force, such as blocking roads, to stop this from happening." — Yuichi Higa, head of the assembly in Japan's Nago city, about a decision by Okinawa's governor that could pave the way for a new U.S. military base on the Japanese island.


"Once the elections of 31 July were stolen by the current government — which is illegitimate — I knew that this was the end of the line for a lot of things." — Jacqueline Zwambila, Zimbabwe's ambassador to Australia, who has asked the Australian government for asylum.