Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Mar 17, 2014 2:55 AM

"The people that are doing this are thinking outside the box. They're using something that wasn't designed to be used this way, and it seems to be working."— William Waldock, who teaches accident investigation at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Arizona, discussing the use of satellite data to try and locate missing Flight 370.


"With the winter we've had, I'm not worried about an inch or two of snow. I figure if I made it through the stronger storms, I can handle this." — Richard Jackson, of Windsor, N.J., on a late winter storm that is expected to bring snow from the Central Appalachians to the Jersey Shore by afternoon.


"The St. Patrick's Day parade (in New York) is a parade about our Irishness and not about sexuality, and I would be happy to participate in it." Enda Kenny, Ireland's head of government, on why he will march in the city's parade despite calls to boycott it because gay groups are not allowed to march openly.